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

MBTA to Offer Youth Pass, UPass

College kids and young riders will get discounted monthly passes.

Black Community Calls Out Wahlberg for 'Racism'

They said he shouldn't be pardoned—especially not now.

Strap a Car Horn to Your Bike

Honk! Honk!

Students Organizing Protests in Somerville

Like Boston's, it's in response to the Eric Garner decision.

Startup Workers Put Down the Data, Pick Up Meatball Subs

It was an eating competition that got gross really fast.

Protesters Planning to Rally During Tree Lighting Ceremony

It's in response to another grand jury decision not to indict a cop.

Atheists Like Christmas, Too

They just celebrate the holidays a bit differently.

Drop Your Pants, and Board the MBTA

It's another 'No Pants Subway Ride' to ring in the New Year!

Anti-Olympics Group Will Protest City's Bid to Host the Games

They think the city deserves a bronze medal for transparency.

Ariana Grande Fan Goes Big with Surprise Santa Visit

The singer's reaction wasn't so jolly and bright.