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

Fort Point Sign Has Residents All Riled Up

There's no cantankerous residents lurking about—it's art.

F-15s Are Hitting the Skies Thursday

It's going to get loud for a few seconds.

Dennis Lehane Reveals Cover for Next Book

It's another crime-filled novel.

Yale Claims They Caught Harvard Mid-Prank

Better luck next time.

MBTA Maps With a Twist

A British professor has an eye for redesign.

Methuen's Getting an 'Active Shooter' Security System

They're the first in the country.

BU's Student Paper Could Go Out of Print

They need $70K to keep it alive.

The CIA Fact Checked Argo

They separated the 'reel' from the 'real.'

Even the New MBTA Trains Will Have Real-Time Surveillance

Someone will always be watching.

T Police: Guy Stole Dead Woman's Phone

After she got hit by a train.