Assistant Metro Editor

Leslie Anderson

Anderson is Regional Editor, overseeing news coverage of more than 150 communities outside Boston for three suburban sections: GlobeWest, GlobeNorth, and GlobeSouth. She previously edited GlobeWest, worked on the copy desk, and spent many years writing about the suburbs as a Globe correspondent.

Latest stories

Letter from the Regional Editor

By , Regional Editor

Welcome to our new and expanded weekly Globe West, Globe North, and Globe South.

Cape Cod bear turns up in Brookline

By Evan Allen, and , 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 , 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.