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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Malia Obama politely brushed us off when we tried for an interview at Harvard

By , Globe Staff

The eldest daughter of former president Barack Obama has moved into one of the dorms on campus, just like all the other freshmen in the class of 2021.

This tweet from Saturday went viral. Here’s the story behind it

By , Globe Staff

During the rallies in Boston on Saturday, Imani Williams stepped in and guided a Donald Trump supporter to safety. The Internet took note.

Solar eclipse brings Boston together in communal stargazing

By , , Sara Salinas and Lauren Feiner , Globe Staff | Globe Correspondents

Despite not being in the “path of totality,” Greater Boston nevertheless paused for a moment of celestial wonderment on Monday.

People poured out of Boston office buildings to take in the solar eclipse

By , Globe Staff

When the eclipse started, City Hall Plaza looked like it does on any other Monday in August. Then, people began streaming out of nearby buildings.