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

Weekend Service Returning to Three Commuter Rail Lines

It was axed two years ago due to budgetary constraints.

Harvard Dining's Decision to Stop Buying Israeli-Made Soda Machines Fizzles

The school's provost wasn't pleased about the pop-scandal.

T Employees Are Ready For Anything

The transit agency just made thousands of them take an eight-hour course.

The MBTA Can Watch You From China, If They Want

That's how powerful their new bus cameras are.

Obama Calls Radio Station, Pretends He's 'From Somerville'

Oh, Mr. President.

Somerville Will Brand Residents With 'Scarlet Letter' If They Don't Shovel

Thou haveth sinned, non-shoveler.

Cambridge to Boston Olympic Backers: 'Who Asked You Anyway?'

The wrath of the sister city continues.

BC Students Could be in Trouble for Staging Protest

The school was annoyed they didn't ask for permission first.

Owners of Pharmacy Tied to 2012 Meningitis Outbreak Arrested

Their tainted drugs allegedly killed dozens of people.

'No Boston Olympics' Made Their Mark in California

They hired people to hold signs outside of the USOC bid meeting.