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

Complaints prompt Cambridge to evict synagogue’s bees

By , Globe Staff

Rabbi Liza Stern is fighting to keep four beehives on the roof of the children’s school attached to her synagogue.

Gloucester looks to balance fishing with tourism

By , Globe Staff

Some see tourism as the way forward as Gloucester once-again grapples with the question of a future without fishing.

Old Army trucks find a home — and triage

By , Globe Staff

A group of veterans in Winthrop have completed five major restorations of vintage service trucks.

Musician John Stevens made Sinatra song his own

By , Globe Staff

The man who sang “My Way” at the funeral of Tom Menino has spent his entire life studying the song.