Spencer Buell

Staff Writer at Boston Magazine


Fall River Mayor Jasiel Correia Arrested for Fraud

The 26-year-old app company founder is charged with defrauding investors.


We’ll Feel Hurricane Michael in Massachusetts This Week

Remnants from the mammoth storm will bring lots of rain to the region.

red sox alds celebration

The Yankees Had This One Coming

Sometimes karma works wonders.


Alan Dershowitz Has Some Thoughts on Kavanaugh and Harvard

McCarthyism has reared its ugly head again, he says.

Arts & Entertainment

The 7 (Totally Free!) Things You Should Do at HUBweek

A lot of HUBweek is free to the public. Go check it out.

A view toward Boston's Seaport district from the Custom House observation deck.

Boston Developers Will Be Asked How Projects Benefit Women and Minorities

The city will also weigh developers’ efforts to curb displacement.


The Yankees Crossed a Picket Line in Boston

Unite Here Local 26 workers are on strike at seven hotels.


"All Clear" at Simmons after False Alarm about an Active Shooter

Were popped balloons to blame for the panic?


Question 1’s Price Tag? Up to $949 Million, Says Report

The Health Policy Commission weighs in.


15 Boston-Area Mayors Have Signed on to an "Emergency" Housing Plan

Somerville, Arlington, and other communities agreed to ramp up construction.


It’s Happening: Historic Hotel Strike Is Underway in Boston

Workers at seven Marriott hotels walked off the job today.


You Can Now Check Out Mobile WiFi Hotspots at Boston Public Library

They come with unlimited data and can be yours for up to three weeks.


The Pointlessness of That Aggressive Cambridge Skatepark Arrest

This really, really didn’t need to happen.


Brett Kavanaugh Will Not Return to Teach at Harvard

His Harvard Law class in the spring has been canceled.


Protesters Greet Jeff Flake in Boston

The senator is at the center of the confirmation vote for Brett Kavanaugh.