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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Beats the Orange Line: Deer spotted swimming near MBTA ferry

By , Globe Staff

Passengers on an early morning ferry from Hingham to Boston watched as the forest creature tried to make its way to land.

These local mothers made an interactive map of some of the best sledding spots in the region

By , Globe Staff

Community Kangaroo, a collaborative website that tracks and logs family-friendly activities around the state, has been building a map of some of the best sledding spots in the Boston suburbs for the past few years.

In Duxbury, piles of abandoned kayaks spur pleas from police

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Police “wouldn’t even begin to guess” how many of the expensive watercraft have been left behind.

MIT students appear to break record for longest hot dog toss, for some reason

By , Globe Staff

We all have dreams. Some are just weirder than others.