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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.

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Stricken with ALS, Pete Frates shows the will to live

By Bella English , Globe Staff

Frates, whose name is now inextricably linked with Ice Bucket Challenge, can no longer speak, walk, or move his arms. But he’s still got a smile.

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Pete Frates requests that Obama, Bud Selig put spotlight on ALS

By Bella English , Globe Staff

Pete Frates, the former Boston College baseball captain stricken with neurodegenerative disease ALS, received both a warm, and a cold, welcome at Fenway Park.

Cambridge nonprofit offers kids summer fun

By Bella English , Globe Staff

Daybreak Day Camp, which is located at the Fayerweather Street School in Cambridge, is a place for kids with emotional, social, and behavioral issues.

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Hingham father writes about miracle pilgrimage

By Bella English , Globe Staff

Arthur Boyle, who lives in Hingham, was 44 and fighting metastatic kidney cancer. He had a wife and 12 children, and nothing to lose.