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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Ismail Abdurrashid is all about second chances

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He once ran with gangs. Then he was badly injured. Now he teaches former gang-bangers in prison.

Angell Turns 100

How Angell led an astounding evolution in veterinary medicine

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From splints to pacemakers, Boston’s world-class animal hospital led the astounding evolution of veterinary medicine.

Cosby’s accusers say his ’05 admission bolsters their case

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The release of a 2005 deposition where Cosby admits getting drugs to give to women before having sex may be a game-changer.

Call him Dr. Jake

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Dr. Dan Hale is a full-time pediatrician — and a firefighter in Kittery, Maine.