Brian MacQuarrie

MacQuarrie covers breaking news and feature stories throughout New England for the Globe, where he has worked since 1987. His work also has taken him to Afghanistan and Iraq several times, and across the United States as a roving National reporter. MacQuarrie is a graduate of Colby College and the University of Missouri.

Latest stories

Worcester jail helps inmates confront addictions

By , Globe Staff

The support does not stop when these inmates walk free, officials note.

Veterans Dept. worker resigns amid controversy

By , Globe Staff

Mary Gallagher resigned from the state Department of Veterans’ Services amid questions about whether she received the Purple Heart and Bronze Star.

Besieged in Salem, couple sounds alarm on drug trade just outside

By , Globe Staff

Shawn Meenan and Rachel Shellabarger barricade their condo each night and have recorded footage of nearby drug deals.

Family of cyclist killed in Back Bay last year sues truck driver

By , Globe Staff

The civil suit alleges that carelessness and negligence caused the death of Dr. Anita Kurmann, a 38-year-old endocrine surgeon.