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.

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Woman faces charges for fleeing R.I. with children 31 years ago

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The woman was located in Texas and authorities say her 30-something daughters are now both free to contact their father.

Once a lover of blizzards, the city’s newest snow czar ‘doesn’t love snow anymore’

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Nee is one of two officials in charge of the battle between the City of Boston and the snow.

Meet MGH’s 100-year-old doctor

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“I haven’t retired because my interests are the same now as they were 50 years ago,” Dr. Walter Guralnick said.

Medford at center of ‘Jingle Bell Wars’

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“Jingle Bells” was written in Medford, right? For people there, that’s the answer, and let’s just forget about the questions and controversy.