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

Legal Action Follows Viral Red Line Incident

A complaint alleges racial profiling.

City Life

Live in Concert: Boston’s City Council

They’re singing the hits on Wednesday.

City Life

Scott Brown Named in Fox Host’s Harassment Suit

He denies the allegations.

City Life

Yep, That Was a Tornado in Concord Last Night

The NWS confirms a twister touched down.

City Life

Abbey D’Agostino Wins Sportsmanship Award

It’s major recognition for the Topsfield runner.

Arts & Entertainment

Boston Hosts Its First-Ever Red Bull Flugtag

Teams splash down in the Charles.

City Life

MBTA: #SkaterDude Punched Bus Driver in the Face

He also chugged a beer, the T says.

City Life

There Was a Car Crash on the Freedom Trail

Three people were injured.

City Life

Charlie Baker Clams Up on Curt Schilling

Too early to talk 2018, he says.

City Life

Two Local Companies Ranked Among Fastest-Growing Startups

Cheers, Paint Nite.

City Life

Pilot Intercepted After Flying Over Martha’s Vineyard

Airspace is off limits during Obama’s vacation.

City Life

Hubway’s Headed to Dorchester, Roxbury, Eastie

Twenty new stations will open this year.

City Life

Topsfield’s Abbey D’Agostino Becomes Olympic Hero

She helped a competitor after both took a tumble.

City Life

BPD Has Started Assigning Officers to Body Camera Program

Commissioner Evans is expecting a legal challenge.

City Life

Curt Schilling Wants to Challenge Elizabeth Warren

He says he might run against her in 2018.