Spencer Buell

Staff Writer at Boston Magazine

Spencer Buell is a staff writer for Boston, covering news, politics, technology, the T, legal weed, french fries, bears, Brady, and beer. He used to be a news reporter for Metro Boston and the Arlington Advocate.

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City Life

Poll: Things Are Looking up for Question 4

Also, voters are split on charters.

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A No-Good Night for the MBTA

Recapping the smoky chaos on the Orange Line.

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Smoke Fills Back Bay MBTA Station

Riders smashed windows to flee an Orange Line train.

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Harvard Agrees to Raise Striking Workers’ Pay

Food service employees’ demands have been met.

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No Snow for Boston This Week

Don’t unpack those shovels just yet.

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Bill Weld Urges Voters to Elect…Not Donald Trump

Nope.

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Frank Oglesby Jr., the ‘Voice of the MBTA,’ Is Working for WGBH

Listen for that familiar baritone on public radio.

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Massachusetts Voters Really Want to Get This Election Over With

Who can blame them?

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Striking Harvard Workers Reach a Deal

An early-morning accord could bring the protest to an end.

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Trooper’s Widow Featured in ‘No on 4’ Ad

Reisa Clardy lost her husband in March to a fatal crash.

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Elizabeth Warren: ‘Nasty Women Vote’

She’s in NH for Hillary Clinton.

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Tribute Planned for Men Killed in South End Flooding

Families, investigators still looking for answers.

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Police Identify the 5 People Killed in Wrong-Way Crash on 495

The collision is under investigation.

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A Blind Munchkin Cat Named ‘Giselle’ Needs Your Help

She’s the MSPCA’s ‘most challenging cat’ and she needs a home.

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Two Workers Killed in South End Water Main Break

They were trapped when Dartmouth Street flooded.