Billy Baker is a feature writer for the Globe’s metro section. A Southie native, Baker is a graduate of the Columbia Journalism School, Tulane University and Boston Latin School, and teaches in the graduate journalism program at Harvard University’s extension school. He is at work on a book about jugglers.
By Billy Baker , Globe Staff
A 7-year-old girl was killed and her mother was seriously injured when an out-of-control sports utility vehicle hit them.
By Billy Baker, Martin Finucane and Melissa Hanson , Globe Staff and Globe Correspondent
The 7-year-old girl was killed and her mother was injured when an SUV struck them on a Dorchester sidewalk. The driver faces DUI charges.
By Maria Cramer, Billy Baker and John R. Ellement , Globe Staff
The man whose limbs were found burning in a barrel in Bridgewater last week was a 24-year-old North Shore father with a long criminal record of assaults and theft.
By Billy Baker and John R. Ellement , Globe Staff
Local police joined detectives from the State Police and Boston police last week in searching a recently rented home in the beach community.