Michael Levenson

Michael Levenson is a general assignment reporter, with an interest in stories about politics, personalities, history, nature, and art. He previously reported for the City Hall and State House bureaus. A graduate of Wesleyan University, he covered Mitt Romney’s 2008 presidential campaign, the 2009 Boston mayoral election, and the 2010 governor’s race, and has written about topics ranging from a caterpillar invasion that devastated Cape Cod to Donald Trump’s fascination with conspiracy theories.

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Friend told victim of Caribbean Day shooting: ‘Stay with us’

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The murder trial for two men accused of killing Dawnn Jaffier, a 26-year-old youth worker, opened Monday.

When they leave but still won’t go

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It’s December. Some leaves are still clinging to the trees. What gives?

The acting Senate president has a PhD and MBA and won 24 straight elections

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Hardly anyone outside her Worcester district had heard of Harriette L. Chandler until she was chosen as acting president.

Rosenberg faces daunting path back to power, Dems say

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“I just think it’s too toxic a political environment . . . for a politician with this type of baggage to be able to stay in the office,” said a former party media consultant.