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

MIT engineer built a semiautonomous snowblower so he never has to shovel again

By , Globe Staff

Meet “Chomper,” the googly-eyed snow destroyer.

State officials ask residents to check plants for invasive spotted lanternfly

By , Globe Staff

The USDA lists the lanternfly as an invasive pest that “can cause substantial economic damage,” feasting on many types of crops.


Jill Abramson is slated to speak at Harvard Book Store

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The former executive editor of the New York Times will talk about her controversial new book, “Merchants of Truth.”

‘Ghost Bike’ ceremony to be held for Paula Sharaga, victim of Fenway crash

By , Globe Staff

Cyclists from the Greater Boston area will honor Paula Sharaga on Sunday, Feb. 24. Sharaga was killed Feb. 15 while riding her bike.