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.

Latest stories

Officials urge drivers to stay off roads; MBTA reports minor delays

By , Globe Staff

Road conditions are expected to worsen as a powerful storm hits the state, and some commuter rail lines were seeing delays.

Storm batters Mass., causing flooding, travel dangers

By , and J.D. Capelouto , Globe Staff and Globe Correspondent

Southeastern Massachusetts as well as the Cape and Islands are expected to be hardest hit by Monday’s storm, which is forecasted to bring up to 8 inches in Boston.

home of the week

Easton home offers 21st-century comfort

By , Globe Staff

With its farmer’s porch and peaked roof, a passerby could easily mistake this 10-year-old home as a New England farmhouse from another time.

Justice Spina to step down from Supreme Judicial Court

By , Globe Staff

With Robert Cordy departing as well, Governor Charlie Baker will now have the chance to fill two of seven seats on the state’s highest court.