Reporter

Matt Rocheleau

Matt covers “things that work,” stories about efforts locally and beyond that have succeeded, or hold great promise, in improving government, business, policy, and other aspects of life. He first wrote for the Globe in 2009, as a student reporter in the newspaper’s co-op program. After graduating from UMass Amherst a year later, he returned to the Globe and has worked here ever since, reporting primarily on data-driven stories, city neighborhoods, transportation, business, and higher education.

Latest stories

A roundup of New England’s Amazon bids

By , Globe Staff

Boston may be the biggest name, but plenty of other communities around New England entered the nationwide competition to land Amazon’s second headquarters.

Here’s a look at every New England city that wants Amazon’s new headquarters

By , Globe Staff

With bids due to Amazon on Thursday, some communities have already submitted their pitch to the e-commerce giant, while others are finalizing their proposals.

The 2017 MCAS English scores for 3rd graders

By , Globe Staff

A look at the percentage of students in each school whose scores exceeded expectations, met expectations, partially met expectations, or did not meet expectations.

The 2017 MCAS math scores for 3rd graders

By , Globe Staff

A look at the percentage of students in each school whose scores exceeded expectations, met expectations, partially met expectations, or did not meet expectations.