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

Fierce storm makes an impact, but not as bad as expected

By and Nestor Ramos , Globe Staff

Blizzard conditions and power outages did take place, but feared snowfall totals didn’t materialize.

Old North Church preps for $8 million makeover

By , Globe Staff

Major renovation will radically transform the look of the spare interior at Old North Church.

UMass Boston to open its first dormitories in 2018

By , Globe Staff

The dormitory represents a new direction for the campus, which had long been plagued by aging and neglected buildings.

Weymouth suspends firefighter over social media post

By , Globe Staff

The post by the unnamed firefighter said that “losers [saved by naloxone] are out of the hospital and using again in hours.”