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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News

The David Ortiz Bridge? Why Not.

The state legislature is on it.

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Newton Students Talked to After Flying a Confederate Flag

The school is taking ’appropriate action.’

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Donald Trump and Dana-Farber: A Love Story

A new report analyzes Trump’s ’donations’ to the institute.

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Canada Geese Are Taking Over Boston

What we can do to take our city back.

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Retailers Group Debuts a Spooky Archive of Vacant Storefronts

Hitchcock would be proud.

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David Ortiz Writes a Love Letter to the Yankees

He says if fans moon him, he’ll turn the other cheek.

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Man Who Survived a Week at Sea May Face Charges

His mother has not been found.

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Can NightBus Resurrect Late-Night on the MBTA?

It could be the next and best chance for 24-hour transit.

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Elizabeth Warren Won’t Support Charter School Expansion

She’s voting ’no’ on Question 2.

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U.S. Attorney Finds Civil Rights Violation at BLS

The probe found discrimination at the prestigious school.

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Paul LePage’s Infamous Three-Ring Binder Released

It does not back up his comments about heroin and minorities.

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Northeastern Breaks Crab Walking Record

They earned a nod from Guinness.

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The Taxi Industry Is Taking Massachusetts to Court

It’s the latest challenge to Uber, Lyft regulations.

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A BU Student Is Missing in NYC

Zac Camhi was last seen September 18.

Arts & Entertainment

Don’t Miss the First-Ever Lowell Kinetic Sculpture Race

It’s a land-and-sea competition like no other.