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

Mayor Walsh Dives Into Reddit for a Q&A Session

And we all learned a lot about our new-ish mayor.

More Cambridge Businesses Looking to Extend Hours

All because of the MBTA's late-night service.

Here's Your Last Chance to See Iconic Norman Rockwell Painting

It goes up for auction in May.

BPD Officers Got To Test Ride Fancy Bikes During the Marathon

The VBikes are electric and can reach speeds of 30 mph.

MIT Students Will Host Day-long Bitcoin Conference

They say the digital money is the way of the future.

MBTA 'Pleased' By First Month of Late-Night Ridership

Even though week four saw a slight decline.

How One Doc Is Trying to 'Dissolve the Stigma of Addiction'

Dr. Steven Kassels hopes his writing will help solve the crisis in the state.

Here's Your Chance To Be In Dennis Lehane's Next Book

All you have to do is place the highest bid.

Finish Line Coordinator Tom Meagher Is Ready for Another Race

'I'll be here.'

Thousands of Cranes Made in Memory of Officer Sean Collier

They were hung at the school on Friday.