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

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.

Expect to See Low-Flying Helicopters Over the Marathon Route

They're measuring radiation levels.

Pot Legalization Bill Goes to Committee

Officials will hear arguments in favor of taxing the drug.

Activists Will Protest the Lift on Zohydro's Ban at the State House

'It's Vicodin on steroids,' they say.

Walsh's 102 Days in Office Told in 102 Tweets

His daily routines in 140 characters or less.

Inventors Were Chomping at the Bit to Get on Shark Tank

People lined the sidewalks for a chance to appear on the show.

Dorchester Fire Result of 'Explosion'

The blast blew the house's door off.

'Soda Drinker Pro' Coming to Xbox

The creator said some surprises are in store.

Finish Line Hoax Suspect Held on $100K Bail

A doctor said Kayvon Edson has been off of his meds.