Bella English

English is a feature writer for the Globe, and writes a column for the Globe South section. She joined the Globe in 1985. A graduate of the University of North Carolina and Columbia Journalism School, English also worked at the Miami Herald and the New York Daily News.

English also holds a M.S.L. (Masters of Studies in Law) degree from the Yale Law School. She has won numerous reporting awards, including a Casey Medal for Meritorious Journalism, a National Headliner Award for feature writing, the Taylor Family Award for Fairness in Newspapers, and the Meyer Berger Award for writing about New York City.

Latest stories

Author Lisa Genova turns scientific fact into fiction

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The best-selling author, a neuroscientist, focuses on ALS in her next novel about diseases of the brain.

St. George’s board committee meets with victims’ group

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School trustees agreed to several actions to help victims of alleged sex abuse, including reparation talks.

St. George’s cancels “healing” session on sex abuse scandal during alumni weekend

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Plans for a “hope for healing” session at St. George’s School are scuttled after victims cry foul.

‘The Sisterhood of the Traveling Prom Dress’

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The last thing they saw Catherine Malatesta in was her prom dress. And now her friends are honoring her memory by taking turns to wear it to their prom.