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Nestor Ramos

Nestor Ramos is a columnist who writes about issues of interest and import in and around Boston. Sometimes he also writes about food.

He joined the Globe as a general assignment reporter and feature writer in 2014. A native of New Haven, Conn. and a graduate of Carnegie Mellon University, Ramos worked as a columnist, reporter and editor in Rochester, N.Y., Sioux Falls, S.D. and Portland, Ore.

Latest stories

Nestor Ramos

Winter? Already? Come on.

By , Globe Staff

The symptoms of our case of early-onset winter are textbook: Everybody forgot how to drive. The commuter rail went to hell. There’s snow on the patio furniture you haven’t put away yet.

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How Mitt Romney could take down Trump: Become the Republican Ralph Nader

By , Globe Staff

It’s time for a “never-Trump” Republican like Mitt Romney to undertake a thankless third-party run to tank the election — and save the country.

Nestor Ramos | Commentary

Residents sue over a racket at the Ritz

By , Globe Staff

Residents of the swanky condos above Marriott strikers say the constant drumming and occasional brass-band section have made their homes nearly unlivable.

Nestor Ramos

Thousand Oaks is another massacre we won’t remember

By , Globe Staff

It’s at once unconscionable and indisputable: America is so inured to gun violence that even massacres have become mundane.