Rob DeCola

Raised in the North Shore suburbs of Boston, Rob studied print and online journalism at Emerson College and began working for in 2003 as a homepage producer. He moved to the newsroom’s digital conversion team in 2004, where he produced the online presence of the Globe’s print product. He then served as part of’s news, features and sports team before bringing his talents to in 2014. He likes turtles.

Latest stories

Snowfall totals

How much snow fell in your area?

By , Globe Staff

Totals ranged from over seven inches in areas near Framingham and Littleton to lesser amounts near the rain-snow line on the South Shore.

No escape from the news for jolly old St. Nick on ‘SNL’ cold open

By , Globe Staff

Even Santa Claus can’t escape the chaotic and sometimes troubling news cycle, as this week’s cold open of “Saturday Night Live” showed.

Matt Lauer says he’s ‘truly sorry’ in first statement after firing

By , Globe Staff

“There are no words to express my sorrow and regret for the pain I have caused others by words and actions,” Lauer said.

New Yorker paints Trump as creepy clown on new cover

By , Globe Staff

The eerie vision of President Donald Trump represents the “national nightmare” that artist Carter Goodrich is living.