Steve Annear

Staff Digital Writer

Steve Annear joined Boston as an online reporter after covering city news at the Metro newspaper and later, on the web for He started his career as a journalist with the Wicked Local newspapers and their online affiliates, beginning with a stint as editor/reporter of the Pembroke Mariner, before moving to the Newton and Brookline Tabs. A recipient of the 2011 Transportation Reporting award from the New England Newspaper and Press Association, Annear has spent a majority of his reporting days covering the MBTA. He graduated from Roger Williams University in Rhode Island with a B.A. in Journalism and Communications in 2006.

Steve Annear'S latest stories

Somerville Is No Longer the 'Armpit of New England'

'Slummerville' is so 1990.

Mayor Walsh, Activists to Meet in Wake of Ferguson Decision

The public forum is meant to unite the community.

Snowstorm Will Make Thanksgiving Travel a Hassle

Some areas could get more than four inches of the white stuff.

Marshfield Residents Fight for Christmas

They want the school committee to put the term back on the calendar.

More Bike Lanes Come to Allston

They were installed along one of the most dangerous strips of road.

A Shirtless Lil B Gave a Lecture at MIT

He considers himself a feminist.

Mayor Walsh Goes for a Bike Ride

It was a bit awkward at first, but then he got the hang out of it.

What's In the Box?

Read our Letter to Posterity that's going in the Old State House time capsule.

Old State House Time Capsule Packed With 2014 Memorabilia

See you in a century, Boston!

Harvard Students: 'Our Yale Prank Was a Success'

Despite what their rivals think, kids in Crimson claim they came out on top.