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

A Great White Flipped and Bit a Kayak in Plymouth

Luckily, no one was injured.

Somerville's Getting Serious About the Styrofoam Ban

After some delay, they're finally cracking down.

New Nelson Mandela Mural Goes Up in Roxbury

It's part of an art series sponsored by the city.

Tall Ships Coming Back For the First Time Since 2009

Ahoy, Boston Harbor!

Mass. Ave. Bridge Will Soon Be Bright at Night

Thanks to an anonymous donor.

State Police Crack Down After Ax-ident

They've issued $24K in tickets to truck drivers.

Watertown Is Getting a Trampoline Park by Winter

This is a big deal.

Take a Tour of the New MBTA Assembly Square Station

It's now open for business.

The Old State House Is Getting a New Look

The Lion and the Unicorn are coming down to get gussied up.

The T's Getting 60 Brand New Buses

They nearly doubled their original order.