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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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 , and Sara Salinas , Globe Staff | Globe Correspondent

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.

Harvard-Smithsonian researchers were set to chase the solar eclipse by plane

By , Globe Staff

Ed DeLuca and his team planned to spend time in the air, studying the solar event as it happens.