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

Dig seeks to answer: Could more bodies be buried beneath Old North Church?

By , Globe Staff

The goal is to determine whether any bodies are, in the wry words of Old North’s vicar, “plunked in the basement.”

Brookfield man is self-proclaimed master of the sign arts

By , Globe Staff

A sign on Route 9 in Brookfield has been lobbing bombs at town government for years, and many residents have come to accept it as a surreal fact of life.

Winter returns with deep snow in parts of Massachusetts

By and , Globe Staff

The storm kept millions of people off the roads, cancelled flights, shuttered schools and businesses.

After furor, gay group says it will march in South Boston parade

By and Nicole Fleming , Globe Staff and Globe Correspondent

The war veterans council agreed, by a vote of 11 to 0, to invite OUTVETS to the parade with no restrictions on the display of the rainbow flag.