Brian MacQuarrie

An enterprise reporter for the Metro section, MacQuarrie travels New England for a wide range of articles. His extensive coverage of the war on terror has taken him to Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Iraq, where he was embedded during the 2003 invasion.

Latest stories

Therapy horses a calming influence on veterans

By , Globe Staff

Little by little, through grooming a horse or sitting in a saddle, female veterans at the BINA Farm Center are finding their strength.

Worcester family produces three college presidents

By , Globe Staff

According to the Greene family, this presidential trifecta was never planned, but always possible in a family that made education a priority.

Union leader criticizes Weld on DSS hiring

By , Globe Staff

The head of the state social workers union yesterday blasted Gov. William F. Weld for hiring only a fraction of the new employees approved for child abuse and neglect cases.

Mass. advocates hail Supreme Court decision on same-sex marriage

By , Globe Staff

“I couldn’t be happier. This is really great news,” said Carol Rose, executive director of the ACLU in Mass.