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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Boston city council grills Olympic bid chief about plans

By and , Globe Staff

A top executive with the committee bidding for the 2024 Summer Olympics faced sharp questions Friday from city councilors.

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Something new brewing at City Hall

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Boston Brewin Coffee, a fixture in City Hall since January, is heading out. And a new java king -- Triangle Coffee Shop -- is moving in.

More resources needed for Boston library, report says

By , Globe Staff

The Boston Public Libary’s prints and drawings deserve better organization, more employees, and “the respect and acclaim” of the city, the report says.

Some want to rename Roxbury enclave after Menino

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Menino Way is one of the names suggested for a half-mile chunk of Roxbury that straddles north Blue Hill Avenue.