Steve Annear

Steve Annear is a reporter for A graduate of Roger Williams University, Annear previously worked at, and the Boston Metro newspaper. He is perhaps best known for unearthing “The Baby Wheel” guys, tracking down a wayward manatee that was stranded in Cape Cod waters, and explaining how a seal got into the Charles River from the harbor.

Latest stories

If it feels like there are more people out there running, you’re not alone

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Avid runners have noticed an influx of people pounding the pavement, since conventional gyms and boutique studios are currently closed.

Boston officials to residents: Please stop throwing masks and gloves on the ground

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Workers and walkers keep finding the discarded items on the street, and it's not just gross but potentially dangerous.

People are putting stuffed bears in their windows so kids can do neighborhood scavenger hunts

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People all around the United States, and now in Hyde Park, are putting up stuffed bears for children to find.

He served his country on dangerous ground for 40 years. The Holyoke coronavirus outbreak took his life.

By , and , Globe Staff

Ted Monette, an Army colonel and FEMA official, was one of at least five at the Soldier’s Home to succumb from complications of COVID-19.