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

The T’s Investigating a Viral Story Shared on Facebook

A Cambridge woman shared a poignant experience.

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Walsh, Chang Refute Exam School Story

But the writer isn’t backing down.

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There’s a Huge Fire in Charlestown

Damage will cost millions to fix.

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Someone Added ’Sunroofs’ to Armored MBTA Vehicles

Wait, what?

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Aaron Hernandez Is Back in Court

With some very high-powered lawyers.

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AG Healey Takes On Copycat Assault Rifles

She sent a warning to gun makers.

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Design Fort Point’s Next Floating Artwork

Now’s your chance.

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The Melania Trump Plagiarism Case Is Nothing Like Obama and Patrick’s

Remember 2008?

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Duck Boats to Add Second Staffer per Vehicle

New rules follow two crashes.

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The City’s Cracking Down on Overcrowded Student Housing

No more than four, seriously.

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College Execs’ Pay Keeps on Going Up

Just like tuition.

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PSA: Don’t Freaking Leave Your Dogs in Hot Cars

A pup was rescued in Hull Thursday.

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House Passes Pay Equity Bill

The vote was unanimous again.

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Big Y Buys Hannaford Locations

The chain will move closer to Boston.

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UMass Tuition and Fees to Increase

Trustees voted on a cost hike.