Bennet Johnson was the Metro Editor for The Heights in 2015 and Business Manager in 2016. You can probably still find him wandering around Boston, wearing his 'Minnesota Nice' T-shirt. Follow him on Twitter @bennet_15.

Metro, Column

All Is Not Well With The Red Sox

By: Bennet Johnson

Opening day for the Boston Red Sox is just a week away. The team hopes to defend its World Series title by starting a series in Baltimore. Everything seems to be great in Red Sox Nation, right? Wrong.

Metro, Politics

Supporting Menino

By: Bennet Johnson

With former mayor Thomas M. Menino’s diagnosis, now is an appropriate time to take a step back and recognize many of the changes he brought to the city of Boston that affect us today.

Metro

St. Patrick’s Day Race Promotes Diabetes Awareness

By: Bennet Johnson

This weekend, many will celebrate St. Patrick’s Day by donning their finest green colors and flocking to the bars throughout Boston. For those looking for a healthier alternative this Saturday, the Barton Center for Diabetes Education will host its annual St. Patrick’s Road Race/Walk in North Oxford, Mass. 

Metro, Column

Boston in the South

By: Bennet Johnson

Boston has a big influence outside of the New England bubble, though. One area with a distinct Bostonian flavor includes Fort Myers and Sanibel Island, Fla.-otherwise known as Boston South.

Metro, Column

Another Group of Bostonians

By: Bennet Johnson

After distributing the remains of our supply of sandwiches and cookies, our group headed back to T, this time noticing numerous homeless people huddled together for warmth in the underground stations. As we all return to the BC Bubble, their problem goes on.

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