Regional Editor

Leslie Anderson

The Globe’s regional sections cover news, people, and local sports in approximately 150 cities and towns in Greater Boston. From school controversies to encroaching wildlife, there’s always something new happening in our suburbs, and we work to bring the most interesting stories to our online and print readers.

Having grown up in Los Angeles, Leslie Anderson is a suburbanite through and through, covering local news for the Lowell Sun, the Providence Journal, and other publications before arriving at the Boston Globe in 2003. Send her your story ideas!

Latest stories

WEEK AHEAD

Cape Ann artisans open their studios

By , Globe Staff

Everything from ceramics and paintings to fiber art and mosaics will be on view during the self-guided tour in Rockport and Gloucester.

WEEK AHEAD

Brookline could remove slave owner’s name from school

By , Globe Staff

The Edward Devotion School was named for an 18th-century resident who bequeathed land to the town.

THE WEEK AHEAD

Bay State Bike Week in full swing

By , Globe Staff

It’s time to buff up that bike, put on a helmet, and tool around the neighborhood.

WEEK AHEAD

Brookline to vote on proposed tax hikes

By , Globe Staff

One would help pay for a high school expansion and the other would raise more money for the town and schools.