Assistant Metro Editor

Leslie Anderson

Anderson is editor of Globe West and several Your Town websites, coordinating news coverage of communities west of Boston. She previously worked on the Globe's copy desk, and spent many years writing about the suburbs as a Globe correspondent.

Latest stories

Cape Cod bear turns up in Brookline

By Evan Allen, Leslie Anderson and David Abel , Globe Correspondent and Globe Staff

The bear, which was safely removed from Brookline by wildlife officials this morning, first made headlines after a weeks-long romp across the Cape.

New owner of iconic Newton bookstore bullish on the future

By Leslie Anderson, Travis Andersen and Derek Anderson , Globe Staff | Globe Correspondent

As owner of New England Mobile Book Fair, Tom Lyons understands the importance of moving the business forward while preserving what the clientele love.