Allen covers law enforcement and breaking news in Boston and around New England. She joined the Globe in 2011 after graduating from Emerson College in Boston with a degree in writing, literature and publishing. In her time at the Globe, she has covered several metrowest towns and major news events including the Boston Marathon bombings.
By Evan Allen and Nestor Ramos , Globe Staff
Enter Avalena Conway-Coxon’s world, where only in death did the toddler get the full loving focus she deserved.
By Evan Allen and Laura Crimaldi , Globe Staff
Thousands of revelers participated in the Caribbean festival, an explosion of color and music that wound through the city.
By Laura Crimaldi and Evan Allen , Globe Staff
The gunfire that left Tedford “Tj” Davis dead capped off several hours of violence, in which the city recorded three separate shootings.
By Evan Allen , Globe Staff
Teens are dedicating their street hockey tournament to helping the cancer-stricken father of a friend.