Beth Teitell

Beth Teitell is a features writer at the Boston Globe. She aims to capture the zeitgeist of modern culture by writing on the intersection of technology, the economy, sports and politics with everyday life. Her on-air commentaries run on public radio’s popular Marketplace program and she appears regularly on local radio and TV. She has written two books.

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During the downtown lunch rush, every second counts

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With two hours to justify their existence, downtown lunch spot measure success by the second.

Amid coronavirus fears, our relationship with masks remains complicated

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More than a month into the new virus scare, we’re hoarding masks — but also looking askance at anyone who wears one.

The question no parent wants to hear: ‘What’s for dinner?’

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Dinner stress is turning us into a nation of short order cooks.


Joanne Chang’s office is a moveable feast

By , Globe Staff

The owner of the Flour bakery chain prefers to conduct business out in the open