Reporter

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.

Latest stories

A scaled-down First Night program may short arts

By , Globe Staff

The usual ice sculptures, fireworks, and parade would take place, but other activities may be eliminated by a new organizer.

$3.5m restoration set for Boston Common edge

By , Globe Staff

Expected to begin this year, the work will focus on the Tremont Street side, where the sidewalk is buckling and bricks are missing.

Neighborhood-based licenses making slow progress

By , Globe Staff

After making more licenses available, officials expected many applicants from underserved neighborhoods. It hasn’t happened yet.

A cafe grows in Dudley Square

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There will be coffee and pastries by day, Indian food and beer and white wine by night. And it will be unlike anything else in Dudley Square.