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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Lawmakers Are Open to Doubling the Fine for Smoking Pot in Public

Including Stan Rosenberg.

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The MBTA Will Replace the Entire Red Line

The T is increasing its order for new train cars.

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Amherst’s Cross Country Team Wrote Gross Things About Women, Too.

And now, just like at Harvard, they’ve been benched.

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Charlie Baker’s Team Is Open to a Tax for Drivers ’Down the Road’

Emails via the Republican suggest some flexibility.

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Marijuana Will Be Legal on December 15 After All

Smoke ’em if you got ’em, legally, next week.

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Drone Smashes into New Hampshire Wedding Guests’ Faces

Two women are suing the groom.

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Tiffany Trump Might Go to Harvard

She toured the law school on Tuesday.

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Firefighter Reunites Cambridge Woman with Her Cats in Viral Video

She hopes the footage helps raise money for neighbors.

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Emerson President Condemns White Nationalist Posters

Fliers from a hate group were discovered on campus.

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Lawmakers Could Vote to Delay Pot Law Before the New Year

They aren’t ruling out an early effort to slow things down.

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Something Happened to the MBTA’s Twitter Handle

Update: Regular service at @MBTA has resumed.

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Boston Students Plan Walkout to Protest Donald Trump

They’re leaving school at 1 p.m.

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Lawrence Beheading Suspect Held Without Bail

The 15-year-old allegedly told a friend he ’did something bad.’

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City Hall Plaza’s Winter Makeover Delayed Due to Warmth

Sad!

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Beheaded Teenager Found in Lawrence

Search for answers continues for a city in shock.