Beth Teitell

Beth Teitell is a features writer for the Boston Globe; an on-air commentator for public radio’s Marketplace program; and the author of two humorous books, “From Here to Maternity,” and “Drinking Problems at the Fountain of Youth.” She writes on a wide range of topics for the Globe, but whether she’s covering politics, sports, money, parenting –or lasagna – her goal is the same: to inform readers while also taking them through an enjoyable romp.

Latest stories

Harvard’s glass pavilion plan for plaza meets resistance

By , Globe Staff

Critics say the glass enclosure would intrude on the freewheeling culture of Forbes Plaza at Harvard Square.

Supporters or not, we still agree on Trump’s hair

By , Globe Staff

The bouffant has transcended questions of Donald Trump’s qualifications and policies to become safe small talk, like the weather.

Winter still haunts Boston region’s psyche

By , Globe Staff

The legacy of last winter has people in the Boston area selling houses, cozying up to roofers, and already stressing about ice.

Putting fans in the spotlight

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The start-up Fanpics is eager to monetize fans’ obsession — with themselves — and wants to mount crowd-facing cameras at TD Garden.