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

J.K. Rowling's Harvard Speech to Grads Will Become a Book

She's so magical.

Group Continues Push for Body Cameras on Cops

With everyone talking about it, now's the time to act, they say.

Harvard and Yale, Together at Last in One Classroom

Who would've thought?

The Government Will Front the Brunt of the T's Green Line Extension Project


The Bid Is in for the Boston Olympics

And now, we wait.

City Officials Want to 'Level the Playing Field' for Uber, Cabs

'This issue is not settled,' said Bill Linehan.

Have Your Christmas Tree Delivered by Bike

Avoid getting sap and pine needles in your car this holiday season.

Cabbies to Protest Uber Outside City Hall

There may be some honking involved.

The 'GoGlove' Makes a Comeback

It reads texts, controls playlists, and operates your smartphone camera.

Dozens Arrested During Ferguson Protest

People tried to march onto the highway, but the cops stopped them.