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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

Program Director on Leave After Boy’s Death at Carson Beach

The city is still investigating.

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Donations Pour in for Maverick the Dog

He bit off part of his own foot to escape his leash.

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Mobster Says Stolen Gardner Paintings Are in Florida

And buried beneath a basement.

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Chill About the Heat Wave, Boston

It’s not that abnormal.

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The ‘Voice of the MBTA’ Is Retiring

But he says he’ll still do announcements if asked.

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Big Night for Mass. Dems at DNC

Warren, Walsh, and Kennedy all spoke.

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Poll: Still ‘No’ to Olympics in Boston

Global sporting event? No thanks.

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Red Line Closures Coming This Fall

Get ready for nine weekends of shuttle buses.

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Walsh Shares Alcoholism Story with DNC

His speech was about ‘second chances.’

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Gun Rally Heads to the State House This Weekend

Following Maura Healey’s latest announcement.

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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.