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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‘We need more details’ about Cape shark attack before determining species, shark expert says

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Greg Skomal, a senior biologist with the state Division of Marine Fisheries, would like to meet with the victim to get more information about Wednesday’s attack.

A bear walks into a Connecticut liquor store — and fortunately no one gets hurt

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They locked him in the vestibule, but a customer walked right in. Luckily, the bear’s back was turned.

A mockup of the new Red Line trains goes on view at City Hall Plaza this week

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What’s that weird thing on City Hall Plaza? It’s a mockup of the new Red Line trains that will be arriving soon to a station near you.

The future of the old Boston Garden scoreboard is uncertain. But its new owner is taking suggestions

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When Ted Tye found out the scoreboard — which for decades hung inside the Arsenal Mall food court in Watertown — was coming down, he didn’t hesitate to nab it.