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

Artist agrees to replace controversial Allston mural

By , Globe Staff

At least five people complained to the city about the image.

From ‘Whitey Bulger’ to ‘Truman Capote’ — these are the weirdest dog names in Cambridge

By , Globe Staff

City officials shared data about the 5,000 licensed pooches in Cambridge.

A new Dunkin’ opened next to the Pepperell police station — and the cops have a shortcut through the fence

By , Globe Staff

“I asked for a gate,” said Chief David Scott, laughing. “It works.”

This seal’s name is ‘Giseal Bündchen’ and it’s being set free on Cape Cod

By , Globe Staff

The harbor seal pup, named after supermodel Gisele Bündchen, was found abandoned by its mother on a Maine beach in the summer.