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Evan Allen

Allen covers the city of Newton. She joined the Globe in 2011 after graduating from Emerson College in Boston with a degree in writing, literature and publishing. In the two years she has worked for the Globe, she has covered several metrowest towns as well as crime in Boston.

Latest stories

Lowell fire victim loved hunting, fishing

By Evan Allen , Globe Staff

Robert Downs, 72, was one of seven people killed in Thursday’s blaze.

Lowell fire hits heart of Cambodian community

By Evan Allen , Globe Staff

Though many have little to give, donations of money, clothing, and food have poured in to help the survivors.

Survivor haunted by losses from deadly Lowell fire

By Evan Allen and John R. Ellement , Globe Staff

Minh Ngo Van said he has had trouble sleeping since losing two roommates in yesterday’s blaze.

Search continues for cause of fatal Lowell fire

By Claire McNeill, Evan Allen and Laura Crimaldi , Globe Correspondent and Globe Staff

The mayor of Lowell said the fire alarm system functioned properly as recently as early July.

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Relatives identify family members killed in Lowell fire

By Claire McNeill, Evan Allen and Laura Crimaldi , Globe Correspondent and Globe Staff

Arthur continues offshore journey

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Cambridge shooting victim in serious condition

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