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

Boston Coronavirus News: The Patriots Plane to the Rescue

Your daily dose of COVID-19 updates.

City Life

My Life in the Age of COVID: Boston Mayor Marty Walsh

“I think we’ll all have a new appreciation for the things we hold dear when this is all over.”

Arts & Entertainment

Boston Calling 2020 Is Officially Canceled

It’s time to face the music.

City Life

Boston Coronavirus News: Essential Workers Are Fighting Back, Cases by County

Your daily dose of COVID-19 updates.

City Life

These Are the People in Boston Giving Us Hope This Week

There is so much good out there right now.

City Life

Boston Coronavirus News: Fire and Fury from Charlie Baker, a New Plea to Self-Quarantine

Your daily dose of COVID-19 updates.

City Life

Are the Red Sox Hanging Fenway Concessions Workers Out to Dry?

On what would have been Opening Day, their union says “Yes.”

City Life

What You Need to Know: A Small Business Crisis Manual

A list of resources that might come in handy.

City Life

Boston Coronavirus News: James Taylor Is Here to Help

Your daily dose of COVID-19 coverage.

City Life

Boston Coronavirus News: A Stay-at-Home Advisory Arrives

Your daily dose of COVID-19 updates.

City Life

Even in a Pandemic, the Boston Globe‘s Paywall Is Staying Up

It’s a rapidly unfolding disaster where good information is vital. Should a company with two free news sites, a free newsletter, and a free page of “Coronavirus Resources” give up the store?

City Life

Boston Coronavirus News: A Cautionary Tale of a Trip to Miami, Maddening RMV Lines

The latest on the outbreak.

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Boston Coronavirus News: Crowds on the MBTA, the Construction Boom Comes to a Screeching Halt

The latest on the COVID-19 crisis.

City Life

As Coronavirus Keeps Boston at Home, the Mandarin Is Offering Room Service

The Back Bay hotel has pivoted to offering food delivery, cleaning services, and massages to Bostonians hunkering down.

City Life

The New Normal in Boston: Everything Is Canceled

It’s gonna hurt. But we know what we need to do to stop the spread of coronavirus.