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.

City Life

Two of the World’s Top CEOs Are in Massachusetts

The Harvard Business Review’s rankings are in.

City Life

Paul LePage: Trump Should Use ‘Authoritarian Power’

Yep, that’s what he said.

Arts & Entertainment

Cambridge Cops Got to Meet Bruce Springsteen

It’s not every day you get to hang with the Boss.

City Life

A Rare Einstein Letter Is for Sale

The message could fetch $100,000.

City Life

Festival Causes $875,000 in Damage at Lawrence Field

Its turf will probably need to be replaced.

City Life

State Republicans Aren’t Dumping Trump

They are standing by the nominee.

City Life

Hunters Can Kill Deer in the Blue Hills Again

This time with bows and arrows, too.

City Life

Auburn Man’s Clown Mask Is a Dad Joke Gone Wrong

Can we get this clown thing out of our systems?

City Life

An Activist’s Question 4 Candy Crusade Is Over

How he punked an anti-pot icon with science.

City Life

ACLU: Discrimination Persists in Pot Arrests

The arrest rate is three times higher for black residents.

City Life

T Union Members Arrested at a ‘Money Room’ Protest

They locked a gate shut.

City Life

Hurricane Matthew Won’t Hit Boston

Your weekend plans are safe.

City Life

Two More EEA Officials Are Leaving

One will be fired, the other will resign.

City Life

Harvard Food Service Workers Are on Strike

It’s the first in more than 30 years.

City Life

The Peter Tosh Grammy Story Is Nuttier Than Ever

Somebody is hiding something.