Danny McDonald

McDonald is the Globe’s weekday, nightside general assignment reporter. Prior to joining the Globe as a digital producer in 2015, he worked as a staff reporter for a number of publications, including The MetroWest Daily News, The Standard-Times, and The Bermuda Sun. A graduate of UMass Amherst, McDonald also holds a master’s in journalism from City University London.

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Mayor Walsh, Police Commissioner Gross condemn recent violence in Boston

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Mayor Martin J. Walsh and Boston police Commissioner William G. Gross on Tuesday condemned the city’s recent wave of violence that left seven people dead in the past week, including a 15-year-old boy who was fatally shot July 2 in Roxbury.

When it comes to BPD overtime cuts, councilors want detailed plan

By , Globe Staff

City councilors are pushing to make sure reductions to overtime become a reality and are calling for Mayor Martin J. Walsh’s team to provide a detailed plan of how the cuts will be achieved.

Councilor Lydia Edwards advocates charter change to give Boston City Council more budgetary power

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“If we really want to reflect what the voters need and want, we have to change the system,” said Councilor Lydia Edwards.

‘Us existing, being here, is just power.’ Black Boston photographers talk about covering recent protests

By , Globe Staff

Some say they are looking to build a portfolio. Others say it’s their calling, or are chasing an iconic shot. Underpinning the various motivations is a sense of duty to chronicle this current moment, to tell their stories.