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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If you’re a student disciplined for a gun protest, BU and MIT say it won’t hurt your chances

By , Globe Staff

Several local colleges have said that admission won’t be negatively affected if they’re disciplined for protesting gun violence.

Batman Reclines: Quincy police call for ‘man down’ turns up doll

By , Globe Staff

Officers rushed to respond to reports of a “man down,” but found only the large superhero doll.

It’s ‘T-shirt weather’ on Mount Washington

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In January, the summit tied as the second-coldest place on Earth. On Wednesday, it was the warmest February day on record.

After ‘infamous’ party, Framingham creates task force to tackle Airbnb rentals

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Two hundred people turned up to a house rented through Airbnb for the gathering — and officials are worried it could happen again.