Billy Baker

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.

Latest stories

Mysterious Boston woman wields influence as Amazon’s top reviewer

By , Globe Staff

Ali Julia has written more than 2,800 reviews, revealing much about her tastes. But she remains something of an enigma.

Innovators at MGH brainstorm ways to help fight Ebola

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Many addressed the cumbersome suits clinicians wear, and offered ways to treat patients at a safe distance.

Harvard professor apologizes over Chinese-food fight

By and , Globe Staff | Globe Correspondent

“I aspire to act with great respect and humility in dealing with others, no matter what the situation,” Benjamin Edelman said.

Married for at least 50 years, what’s their secret?

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At an event at the Taj Boston, local couples talked about how they stayed together for five decades or more.