Regional Editor

Leslie Anderson

Anderson is Regional Editor, overseeing news coverage of more than 150 communities outside Boston for three suburban sections: Globe West, Globe North, and Globe South. She previously worked on the copy desk, and spent nine years writing about the suburbs as a Globe correspondent. She can be reached at or at 617-929-7419. Follow her on Twitter @lesliejanderson.

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The Week Ahead

Bean counters, deer hunters, and holiday singers top the week

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And if you’re wondering about the Green Line Extension, there’s a public meeting just for you in Somerville on Wednesday.

Week Ahead

From a deer hunt to the big cheese

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Last year’s first-ever controlled hunt brought protests from animal rights activists, but state officials said it was needed to cull the reservation’s deer population.

Thanksgiving’s not the only game in town

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Decorated trees, local productions of “The Nutcracker,” and other events kick off the holiday season this week.


Howl at the supermoon on Monday

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Our celestial neighbor hasn’t been this close to Earth since 1948, the year Truman (almost) lost to Dewey.