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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.

Latest stories

Domes to dot City Hall Plaza for innovation-themed festival

By , Globe Staff

The third edition of HUBweek will feature talks by entrepreneurs, scientists, and journalists.

Brookline school settles claim it barred disabled child

By , Globe Staff

The family of a 5-year-old girl said their daughter was barred admission to a prestigious school but was ahead of her peers cognitively.

Charter school lands in controversy again — this time over music

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A Malden charter school has banned game music at sporting events, turning a routine ritual into a heated dispute, months after drawing fire for rules affecting black students’ hairstyles.

Pro-charter school group pays state’s largest campaign finance penalty

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A wealthy New York organization poured $15 million into last year’s unsuccessful ballot question to expand charter schools in Mass.