Meghan E. Irons

Irons is a beat reporter covering City Hall, Boston’s mayor, and the City Council. Raised in Dorchester, she has a master’s in journalism from Northeastern University and a bachelor’s from Emerson College. Her former employers include, The Providence Journal, The Baltimore Sun, Newsday, and The Fort Wayne Journal-Gazette.

Latest stories

City councilors hold hearing behind bars

By , Globe Staff

The inaugural meeting of a committee devoted to black and Latino men and boys was the first council session to be held in such a facility.

Criminal probe into misplaced BPL artwork quietly ends

By , Globe Staff

The missing prints, an etching worth more than $600,000 and a Rembrandt self-portrait, were eventually found not far from where they were last seen.

Challenger to Councilor Yancey goes near and far to finance her bid

By and Catherine Cloutier , Globe Staff

A surge in cash from supporters who live outside of Boston is propelling Andrea Joy Campbell in her bid for the City Council.

Newcomer Campbell flexes muscle against veteran Yancey

By , Globe Staff

Andrea Joy Campbell swept past veteran City Councilor Charles C. Yancey in Tuesday’s preliminary election.