Reporter

Meghan E. Irons

Meghan E. Irons is a veteran journalist at the Boston Globe, covering a range of topics that touch on how culture, politics, and social issues intersect with every day life. She was a member of the award-winning project 68 Blocks, has explored the diverse communities in Boston, and currently serves as the City Hall Bureau chief, where she has been focusing on administration of Mayor J. Walsh.

Prior to the Globe, Meghan worked at The Providence Journal, The Baltimore Sun and the Fort Wayne Journal-Gazette in Indiana. She was raised in Dorchester and Mattapan, and currently lives in Hyde Park.

Latest stories

Walsh has 31-point lead over Jackson in mayoral race, poll shows

By , Globe Staff

The poll also found the city split along racial lines when voters were asked if Boston is a racist city.

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Walsh campaign payments to law firm soar to $159,000

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Walsh campaign spokeswoman Rachel Goldstein said — as the campaign had previously — that the payments to the law firm Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo have nothing to do with the ongoing federal probe, which led to the indictments of two of Walsh’s department heads (both have plead not guilty).

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Tito Jackson’s campaign donations plummet

By , Globe Staff

The Roxbury city councilor raised only $250 during a two-week period from May 22 through June 1.

Boston councilors get testier with public, each other

By , Globe Staff

Today’s councilors are much more congenial than their colleagues of decades past. Lately, though, there have been cracks in that wall of decorum.