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.

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Mayor Walsh trying to keep focus amid scandal

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The message from the administration Friday was that it’s time to get back to governing.

Three finalists selected for top job at public library

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A career librarian from California, a Chicago administrator, and Boston’s interim library chief are the three finalists to lead the city’s library system.

Bromley-Heath no more: Development renamed for tenant leader

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On Wednesday, six months after Mildred C. Hailey died, officials renamed in her honor the development she helped transform.

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Divergent protests converge on City Hall Plaza

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Public school students and Nigerian immigrants both tried to get the attention of the mayor Tuesday.