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

Actor Jared Leto Tossed Money Behind MIT-Bred Bike Project

The 'Copenhagen Wheel' raised $4 million total.

T Commuters Serve as Inspiration for iPad Art

There's nothing creepy about this Berklee teacher staring at passengers.

Fluffernutter Bill 'Stuck' in the State House

Supporters are running a campaign at the Fluff Festival to change that.

Commuter: Good Morning America Surprise Not-So-Good

What a grump.

Orange Is the New Black Author Coming to UMass Lowell

Sans orange jump suit.

Teen Does Handstand on Moving MBTA Train

Police are investigating.

Delivery Truck Gets Wedged Under Storrow Drive Overpass

There was furniture everywhere.

MIT Researcher Is on a Quest to Find the Perfect Way to Party Online

Ain't no party like an Internet party, cause the Internet never sleeps.

MBTA Teams Up with Theaters to Promote Late-Night Service, Films

The perfect pair.

Comedy Duo Lands Pilot With MTV2

Jimmy Craig and Justin Parker are waiting to hear back from TV execs.