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

'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.

Meet Boston's First Chief Digital Officer

Lauren Lockwood wants to keep the community connected (and maybe revamp the city's website).

Two People Arrested for Attacking T Employee

They're facing Civil Rights violations.

A Man Jumped in Front of the Dropkick Murphys' Tour Bus

He was killed, and the band canceled their show.

This VW Bus Is Powered by the Sun

Maybe you've seen it driving around Cambridge and Somerville.

Patriots Fumble With Twitter Campaign

They sent out a racist tweet.

Next Stop: New Green Line Stations

Here are some renderings of what they may look like.

City Council: Let's Talk Uber Regulations

And other taxi-related topics.

A Nine-Foot-Tall Space Pod Is Up for Sale

The view from inside is out of this world.