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

The Old State House Is Getting a New Look

The Lion and the Unicorn are coming down to get gussied up.

The T's Getting 60 Brand New Buses

They nearly doubled their original order.

More Bike Lanes Hitting Boston's Streets

Mattapan, South Boston, and East Boston are getting some new paint.

MIT's Teaching a Class That Focuses on Reddit

Students will learn more about 'the front page of the Internet.'

Is An E-Bike Shop Coming to Boston?

They're like regular bikes, but with less sweating.

MBTA Janitors Will Keep Their Jobs

For now, at least.

Journalist Held Captive In Syria Returns to Boston

Peter Theo Curtis was met by his mother at Logan.

MIT Students Built a Mini Roller Coaster on Campus

And then they partied all night long.

Two Guys Claim They Beat the Record For Fastest Time Riding Every T Train

They wanted to beat the previous champion, who's British.

Bridj Is Coming to Southie

Commuters, rejoice!