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

Turkeys’ Reign of Terror Continues in Foxborough

Seeking revenge, they’ve claimed the town as their own.

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Weld Visits Emerson After Johnson’s ‘What Is Aleppo?’ Interview

He’ll have to defend his running mate after the gaffe.

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Bidders Pick Over Remains of the Boston Grand Prix

For sale: Two IndyCars and 1,100 concrete barriers.

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ITT Tech Closes Its Doors

Maura Healey called the schools ‘predatory.’

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BPD Thwart High-Flying Getaway in Brighton

The suspect jumped off a roof holding a rope.

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Winthrop Paramedic’s Phone Explodes

Which is not a great way to wake up on duty.

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RIP: Howard Johnson’s Closes

The last New England restaurant closed its doors Tuesday.

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Why a School in Holyoke Is Banning Homework

Big changes coming for students this year.

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Curtatone on Trump: ‘I Guess Any Idiot Can Run for Office’

Somerville’s mayor lashed out over comments on ‘sanctuary cities’

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This MBTA Excuse Generator Is Everything

‘Major delays due to a wizard’s duel at Maverick.’

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Charlie Baker Weighs in on DCR Party Antics

Officials gave private guests free golf cart rides.

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Another HAWK Crosswalk Just Opened in Cambridge

The new stoplights take some getting used to.

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JP Dog Park Closes to Save Family of Bunnies

The MSPCA hopes to avoid a massacre.

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David Ortiz Immortalized in Lego

The statue debuts today.

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Protesters Lock Themselves to Front of Cambridge City Hall

They called for more affordable housing.