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

Old State House Time Capsule Packed With 2014 Memorabilia

See you in a century, Boston!

Harvard Students: 'Our Yale Prank Was a Success'

Despite what their rivals think, kids in Crimson claim they came out on top.

Hey, Israeli Companies, Come to the 'Burbs!

Newton and Needham are trying to woo businesses out of Boston.

Cops Warn Protesters to Be Peaceful Following Ferguson Decision

They don't want things to get out of hand.

The UFC Is Coming Back to TD Garden

This time no one's trying to ban the event—yet.

Commuter Rail Fined for Shoddy On-Time Performance

In four months they paid $434,000 to the MBTA.

First of 86 Refurbished Green Line Trolleys Shipped Home

So fresh and so clean.

Cape Residents Playing Detective Over Bus Owned by Sex Offender

They're tracking his every move.

'Generation Z' Is All About Breaking Up In Person

They also fear student debt (obviously).

MBTA Control Room Gets $6 Million Upgrade

It's the "brains" of the entire system.