Columnist

Nestor Ramos

Nestor Ramos is a columnist who writes about issues of interest and import in and around Boston. Sometimes he also writes about food.

He joined the Globe as a general assignment reporter and feature writer in 2014. A native of New Haven, Conn. and a graduate of Carnegie Mellon University, Ramos worked as a columnist, reporter and editor in Rochester, N.Y., Sioux Falls, S.D. and Portland, Ore.

Latest stories

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New residential buildings are full of amenities, but oh that pretentious name

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All over greater Boston, luxurious new living quarters are sprouting up like gleaming, modernist weeds. And a lot of them, for reasons that aren’t entirely clear, have ostentatious names.

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In Cambridge, there is such a thing as too much pizza

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&pizza could well be the last hope of turning the corner into something attractive and fun for the thousands who pour through the area daily.

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In Cambridge, there is such a thing as too much pizza

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Harvard Square already has plenty of pizza, board chairman Constantine Alexander declared.

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With Sears in Dedham closing, a reminder of how cyclical retail is

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Tuesday was Amazon’s Prime Day. Sears, on the other hand, had discounts on pre-kicked luggage, scratched dishwashers, and wrenches.