Dugan Arnett

Arnett joined the Globe staff as a features writer in 2015. A native of Blue Springs, Mo., he is a graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism. Before arriving in Boston, he spent four years as a features and metro reporter at the Kansas City Star.

Latest stories

In wake of racist graffiti, a community gathers to support students

By , Globe Staff

Supporters gathered outside Joseph P. Tynan Elementary School in South Boston on Friday morning to greet students.

Red Sox games make for late nights, early mornings, weary fans

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The Series might be off to a splendid start for the hometown team, but it hasn’t come without some collateral damage to the circadian rhythms of the local fan base.

Rats suddenly surge in Boston suburbs

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Long considered an urban scourge, rats are infesting well-to-do neighborhoods, startling residents and flummoxing local authorities.

Empty-nester + young adult = perfect roommates?

By , Globe Staff

A new website connects young people and empty-nesters in hopes of giving benefits to all.