Meghan E. Irons

Irons is a beat reporter covering City Hall, Boston’s mayor, and the City Council. Raised in Dorchester, she has a master’s in journalism from Northeastern University and a bachelor’s from Emerson College. Her former employers include, The Providence Journal, The Baltimore Sun, Newsday, and The Fort Wayne Journal-Gazette.

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Free tickets to library gala at issue

By , Globe Staff

Some library staff who were asked to work the gala, while Mayor Walsh and some of top City Hall officials got free $1,500 tickets.

Walsh sending volunteers to rally N.H. voters

By , Globe Staff

The mayor told volunteers that too much is at stake in the general election to let Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump win the presidency.

Can’t wait to vote against [fill in blank here]? Your chance is soon.

By , Globe Staff

The “Vote Early Boston” site on provides information on early voting, which runs Oct. 24 through Nov. 4.

As outcome of Boston Latin inquiry looms, Chang meets with US attorney’s office

By , Globe Staff

The School Department said the superintendent has been part of “ongoing discussions.”