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.

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See how much more it will cost to park at meters around Boston

By , Globe Staff

The new rates in many neighborhoods go into effect the same day that the price to ride the MBTA increases.

Video of blind woman singing ‘Part of Your World’ at LGBTQ event in Fitchburg astounds audience

By , Globe Staff

Lavender Darcangelo stepped on stage at the First Parish Church of Fitchburg and belted out a tune from “The Little Mermaid.” Now, she’s getting applause from people all over the country.

Hell is in Cambridge? A letter is out on iconic Shell sign

By , Globe Staff

It’s been a long time since Tibor Hangyal has had to deal with “hell” at work. But this week, he found himself there once again.

What’s next for Peddocks Island? Advocates are planning its future — and they want the public’s help

By , Globe Staff

Officials are hoping to transform the second-largest Boston Harbor island into a more significant visitor destination in Boston — possibly with the help of new amenities.