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

Herald Cartoon Called Out for Racist Stereotype

Apparently, there were two versions of the strip.

Allston Is Getting a New MBTA Stop

Board a train from 'West Station' in 2020.

Hologram of Wikileaks Founder Fails at High-Fiving Real Person

As Jimmy Fallon put it, 'this is how all white people' look when they do it.

Giant Pigeons Invade City Hall Plaza

Thankfully, they're only paintings.

Gov. Patrick Has Some Transportation News to Share

And transit junkies hope it's about a new T station in Allston.

Group Sets Up Site Demanding Boston Police Wear Body Cameras

It's a move other departments are trying out all over the country.

Actor Jared Leto Tossed Money Behind MIT-Bred Bike Project

The 'Copenhagen Wheel' raised $4 million total.

T Commuters Serve as Inspiration for iPad Art

There's nothing creepy about this Berklee teacher staring at passengers.

Fluffernutter Bill 'Stuck' in the State House

Supporters are running a campaign at the Fluff Festival to change that.

Commuter: Good Morning America Surprise Not-So-Good

What a grump.