John R. Ellement

Richardson Ellement is a Metro reporter who has covered northern New England, Boston police, the courts, and major breaking news stories for the Globe for the past 25 years. In 2010, he received the Massachusetts Bar Association’s Excellence in Legal Journalism award. He is an adjunct professor at Boston University. Currently, he is an online reporter and editor.

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Converted firehouse in East Boston

By , Globe Staff

Interior and exterior details in this East Boston condominium hint at its past as a firehouse, while its rooftop deck offers sweeping views of the city.

Boston bouncer charged with assault for allegedly hitting patron

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The bouncer allegedly punched a patron outside The Place nightclub in July, a blow that caused the patron to fall unconscious.

Man shot to death after allegedly firing on Dartmouth officers

By and , Globe Staff

The New Bedford man allegedly broke into a former girlfriend’s apartment and then shot at officers when they tried to question him.


Man, 73, killed when car falls onto him

By , Globe Staff

The man was fatally injured when the car he was working on fell onto him, Millis’ police chief said.