Dugan Arnett

Arnett joined the Globe staff as a features writer in 2015. A native of Blue Springs, Mo., he is a graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism. Before arriving in Boston, he spent four years as a features and metro reporter at the Kansas City Star.

Latest stories

What happened when a soccer skeptic sat through a World Cup match

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Maybe my problem was a simple lack of understanding. Maybe watching players at the highest level would change my mind. Maybe I actually loved soccer, and just hadn’t realized it yet.

The last maître d’ is here to serve you from a bygone time

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In a golden era of fine dining, a maitre d’ was there to tend to your every need. Now they’re all gone, all but Frank Lunardi.

On tranquil Nantucket, a new worry about what’s under the sand

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Residents in some areas were surprised to learn last month that their property could contain decades-old munitions.

As comic relief in this frustrating market, a look at the funniest real estate websites

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In one small corner of the Internet, at least, a handful of humorists are doing their best to provide a much-needed — if temporary — escape from the angst. |