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Ethan Long Correspondent

Ethan Long is a freelancer currently living in Allston, MA. He graduated from Suffolk University after a year stint as editor-in-chief of the Suffolk Journal. His current work can be found if you look hard enough.

Stories by Ethan Long

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The Coffee Buster: Boston’s Caffeine Hero of the Early ’90s

Every city has its characters. People who, by their personality and actions, stand out among the crowds. While some of these characters are known for always being in the same spots, such as Spare Change Guy or the late Mr. Butch, there are those who are known for their effort to put a smile on the faces of those who happen to pass by. In the recent past, Boston has had Keytar Bear, but back in 1993, there was Chris Costonis — the Coffee Buster. More