Columnist

Nestor Ramos

Nestor Ramos is a columnist who writes about issues of interest and import in and around Boston. Sometimes he also writes about food.

He joined the Globe as a general assignment reporter and feature writer in 2014. A native of New Haven, Conn. and a graduate of Carnegie Mellon University, Ramos worked as a columnist, reporter and editor in Rochester, N.Y., Sioux Falls, S.D. and Portland, Ore.

Latest stories

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If Peloton is canceled, here are some gifts that won’t get you in trouble on Twitter

By , Globe Staff

Here’s what to get each of the extremely-hard-to-shop-for types of people on your list.

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Reckoning with type 1 diabetes through art and advocacy

By , Globe Staff

As the state weighs new health care legislation, something must be done to drive down the price of insulin.

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The 14 worst people on the Mass. Pike, ranked

By , Globe Staff

Who knew there was a level below “Hell’s unyielding inferno?” From the Ramp Regretter to the Swerving Dad, here’s a list of the absolute worst people on the Pike.

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In a city where something is always for sale, where can we check out?

By , Globe Staff

Walking around Boston these days, from the Museum of Science to the Greenway and beyond, it can start to feel like someone is always trying to sell you something.