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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Arts & Entertainment

Check Out This New Music Video Starring Dancers from Boston Ballet

Local artist Josh Knowles teamed up with dancers Lia Cirio and Paul Craig for his new single, "Same."

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Robert Kraft Showed His Super Bowl Ring to Florida Police

He reportedly showed the jewelry to officers who pulled him over near the Orchids of Asia Day Spa.

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Maura Healey Slams Indictment of Judge Who Allegedly Helped Man Flee ICE

The Attorney General called the move a "politically motivated attack on our state and the independence of our courts."

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The Improper Bostonian Is No More

The glossy lifestyle magazine just announced it will fold.

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City Councilor With Five Cars Thinks Boston Has Too Many Bus Stops

"It’s 2019. We do not need a bus stop on every single street corner," South Boston’s Michael Flaherty said.

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These Guys Plan to Visit—and Rate—Every Library in Massachusetts

They call it the Library Land Project. They’re a third of the way there.

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Man Arrested after Threatening to Eat a Pro-Choice Professor in Massachusetts

“I will rip every limb from your body and eat it, piece by piece."

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How Boston’s Neighborhoods Got Their Names

Roxbury is a reference to "rocks," and other things I learned from a New York teenager’s Instagram.

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Bernie Sanders: Everyone Should Vote, Including Boston Marathon Bomber

Answering a question at a CNN town hall, he says everyone means everyone, even Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

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Looks Like We Had Some Boston Marathon Cheaters from China This Year

The Chinese government has banned three runners for life.

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Did the Robert Kraft Massage Parlor Video Leak?

Reports say it’s being shopped around.

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An MIT Crew Team Was Rescued from the Charles River This Morning

Cambridge first-responders pulled nine rowers out of choppy waters after their boat capsized.

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Things Got Out of Hand after Kodak Black No-Showed at House of Blues

Police were called to Lansdowne Street to deal with an "unruly" crowd.

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Joe Biden Says He’ll Visit Boston Stop & Shop Workers Thursday

The former vice president will be in Dorchester at 2 p.m. in support of the strike at the grocery chain.

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In Boston, You Can Claim the Iron Throne at Primark

Shoppers can pose for pictures with a replica of the Game of Thrones prop on Friday and Saturday.