Beth Teitell

Beth Teitell is a features writer for the Boston Globe; an on-air commentator for public radio’s Marketplace program; and the author of two humorous books, “From Here to Maternity,” and “Drinking Problems at the Fountain of Youth.” She writes on a wide range of topics for the Globe, but whether she’s covering politics, sports, money, parenting –or lasagna – her goal is the same: to inform readers while also taking them through an enjoyable romp.

Latest stories

Artist crowdsources title for soaring Greenway sculpture

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With just weeks before Janet Echelman’s soaring sculpture is installed, she is open to suggestions on Twitter.


Will the Seaport District ever have the soul of a real neighborhood?

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Bostonians wonder if the collection of pricey water views and highway-wide streets will ever join the ranks of our town’s famed neighborhoods.

Is it Hillary? Or Heidi? A Clinton impersonator tells all

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Few are more eager for a Clinton run than Heidi Dallin, a Gloucester actress — and Hillary Clinton impersonator.

Recalling 29 Newbury’s glory days

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“I feel like I’m hosting a funeral,” said Debbie Lewis, owner of the Back Bay bar and cafe, which closes at the end of April.