Spencer Buell

Staff Writer at Boston Magazine

Cars in gridlock

Boston Has Better Drivers than Baltimore, and Only Baltimore

Take that Baltimore.

Marty Walsh speaks at a lecturn

Whatever Happened to Universal Pre-K?

We grade Marty Walsh on his signature promise.


A Man Who Threatened to Kill Boston Globe Reporters Has Been Arrested

"You’re the enemy of the people," he allegedly said in messages.


Your Guide to Endorsements in the 2018 Primaries

Who’s backing who in an action-packed year.


He Punched the Shark in the Gills

The man who survived a great white attack in Truro is telling his story.

Boston Herald

The Boston Herald Is Moving to Braintree

The new publisher is moving its newsroom out of town.


It Feels Like It’s More than 100 Degrees Out There and We’re So Damn Hot

Extreme heat is in the forecast for Boston.


Watch Out for West Nile in Greater Boston

Public health officials have raised the threat level for the mosquito-borne virus to "high."


The MBTA’s New "Stopped" Displays Tell You What’s Actually Going On

An update to the system gives commuters a more accurate description of their train’s location.


Maura Healey’s Office Just Notched a Win in the Fight Against 3D-Printed Guns

A nationwide injunction will block blueprints for the weapons.


Your Interactive Fall Foliage Guide for 2018 Has Arrived

Where and when will leaf-peeping peak? This map has you covered.

Tom Brady smiles at Alex Guerrero after winning the Super Bowl

Do Not Ask Tom Brady About Guerrero, WEEI Just Learned

He hung up on Kirk & Callahan Monday when they pressed him on the controversial figure.


MGM Springfield Has Officially Made Its Glitzy Debut

A parade and star-studded party welcomed the state’s newest casino.


How Massachusetts Ranked in Forbes’ Top Colleges List

Harvard and MIT are still at the top.


Marijuana Testing Labs Just Got the Green Light

Massachusetts is one step closer to welcoming its first pot shops.