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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Boston’s plastic bag ban begins Friday. Here’s what you need to know

By , Globe Staff

Businesses will no longer be allowed to dole out those disposable shopping bags typically given to customers.

Mount Washington was the warmest spot in New Hampshire early this morning. That’s ‘unusual’

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It felt “balmy,” according to weather observers on the summit.

Cyclists want MassDOT to keep separated bike lane on Longfellow Bridge through the winter

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The state Transportation Department said it plans to remove flexposts to make plowing safer and easier during the snowy months ahead.

Boston florist launches ‘art house’ retreat in Mexico to help creativity bloom

By , Globe Staff

Stepping back from the daily grind can be tough. But Krissy Price, owner of Boston Pollen, wants to give artists a chance to unplug, get inspired, and collaborate with others.