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

Pussy Riot Has a Problem with Harvard's President

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

'Tent Talks' Will Take Over the Common

It's part of UMass' 50th anniversary celebrations.

A Cobblestone Pyramid Will Start Floating in Fort Point

These are rocks that won't sink.

Edgar Allan Poe Statue Comes to Life

And everyone's raven about it.

The MBTA Pulls a 'Michelangelo'

They're posting ads on train-car ceilings.

'MegaBots' Will Take Over Somerville

Not really, but kind of.

City Parks to Get Spruced Up With Grant Funding

$450K will help open up green space in Roxbury.

Somerville Post Office Could Become Arts Space

It was bought up by a firm with ties to a well-known concert promoter.

Joe Biden Says Being Vice President Is a Bitch

That, and other Biden-isms from his talk at Harvard.

Someone Is Printing MBTA Artwork on Mugs and Posters

A design contest will make one winner feel somewhat respected.