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

An Artist Is Leaving His Mark All Around the City

He's replacing ads at bus stops with words and thoughts, and it's deep.

'Old Ironsides' Takes a Lap Around the Harbor

It was the ship's final voyage for the next three years.

MIT Engineers Pull the Plug on 'Mars One' Concept

They claim living on the Red Planet is a spacey idea.

The T Might Give Some Green Line Stops the Kibosh

It would make the B Line commute quicker.

T Station Shut Down Due to Ebola Scare

Don't worry, false alarm.

Cop Nabs Phone from Person Recording Arrest

It's legal to openly record this type of police activity in Massachusetts.

MegaBot Prepares For Battle

Engineers are bringing their 13-foot-tall machine to New York Comic Con.

Mass. Maritime Website Taken Over by Islamic Extremist Group

They posted a message threatening Americans.

Guitarist Is Playing a Concert from His Pickup Truck in Every State

Pablo Picker's fingers will likely have calluses by the end of his road trip.

Pussy Riot Has a Problem with Harvard's President

They're calling on the school to change their policy on campus bans.