Laura Crimaldi

Laura Crimaldi joined the Globe staff in 2014 after working as a business and news producer for A graduate of Smith College, Crimaldi has been covering news in New England since 2001.

Latest stories

Woman dies after stabbing at Winchester Public Library

By and , Globe Staff

A Winchester man is in custody after allegedly stabbing a 22-year-old woman and a man who tried to help her, authorities said. The woman died from her injuries.

Website to explain Boston’s new ban on single-use plastic shopping bags is on the way

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City Councilor Matt O’Malley gave environmental officials a month to launch a website about the new ordinance, which take effect Dec. 15.

Boston officials might expand parking meter rate hike program

By and , Globe Staff

The pilot program freed up space for residents and shoppers and reduced congestion. Will it be expanded?

In Mattapan, African-American veterans tell their stories

By , Globe Staff

The city honored African-American veterans on Saturday with a brunch at the William E. Carter American Legion Post 16 in Mattapan.