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 next month. Here’s what you need to know

By , Globe Staff

Mayor Martin Walsh signed an ordinance to reduce single-use plastic bags last year. On Dec. 14, the new law comes into play.


Tom Brady and Gisele Bündchen spotted at ‘Hamilton’ in Boston

By , Globe Staff

“I just turned around — it was like, ‘Oh my god.’ ”

‘Squad’: Ayanna Pressley, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan Omar, and Rashida Tlaib band together at orientation

By , Globe Staff

They’re documenting the start of their congressional journey on Instagram.