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 BostInno.com. 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

Officials Push for Healthcare Coverage for Gender Reassignment Surgery

The move would set a benchmark in the Bay State.

Tribute, Flag Raising Ceremony Mark One-Year Anniversary of Bombings

Survivors, Menino, Walsh, Patrick, and Biden gave remarks.

'Comfort Dogs' Will Help People Cope as the Marathon Approaches

A team of snuggly K-9s is coming up from Connecticut.

The T Is Holding Public Hearings to Talk About the Fare Increase

Here's your chance to give them an earful.

Big Papi Gives a 'Shout Out' to SNL Spoof

Kenan Thompson nailed his impression of the Sox slugger.

The Boston Marathon by the Numbers

This year will bring the biggest economic boost in the race's history.

'Wicked Sober' Helps Addicts Find a Way to Stay Clean

The program fills the gaps in the state's system.

Marathon Survivor Walks Out on Meet the Press

She says they disrespected her wishes.

'America 4 Boston Prayer Canvas' to Be Shared at Fenway

Thousands of people have signed the banners in the last 11 months.

Some MBTA Stations Will Be Closed on Marathon Monday

Take a look at the schedule changes.