Emmy award-winning Beth Germano is a general assignment reporter for WBZ-TV News. Born and raised in Massachusetts, Germano has been a New England-based reporter for more than 15 years. She joined WBZ-TV as a freelance reporter in 1996 after reporting for several local television stations including WCVB-TV, New England Cable News, Monitor Cable Channel, WLVI-TV, and WGBH-TV.
Germano also anchored and reported for several radio stations in the region including WRKO-AM and WBUR-FM, the National Public Radio affiliate in Boston, WHJJ-AM in Providence, Rhode Island, WGIR-AM in Manchester, New Hampshire and WLNH-FM/WKZU-AM in Laconia, New Hampshire where she got her start in news.
During her broadcasting career, Germano has been honored with several awards. Most recently, she received a New England Emmy Award as part of WBZ-TV’s Outstanding Team Effort, covering the September 11th attacks on New York City.
She was awarded first place from the Rhode Island Associated Press Broadcasters Association, the Tom Phillips UPI New England Broadcasting Award, and several honors from the New Hampshire Associated Press Broadcasters Association.
Germano received a bachelor of arts degree in English and Journalism from the University of New Hampshire, where she graduated magna cum laude. She lives in the Greater Boston area with her husband Lucas and daughters Regina and Anne.
A man suspected of assaulting a police officer and hitting a pedestrian in Woburn before fleeing the area was found a day later hiding in Boston.
A 35-year-old Quincy man was arraigned Tuesday on a charge of carjacking after allegedly taking off in a pickup truck with a Bedford woman sitting in the passenger seat.
Powerful winds whipped up Cape Cod communities with blowing and drifting that created white out conditions.
Many schools were closed because of the snow, but students in Brookline were expected to be in class.
A 3-year-old boy who suffered traumatic injuries at a home in Roxbury last weekend and later died was beaten, according to a relative.
Federal authorities say they have charged 56 members of the MS-13 gang in and around Boston.
A taxi driver says he took the gun away from the man who fired shots at the Taj Hotel.
Bob and Susan Dole are one of two Massachusetts couples to win $1 million prizes in last week’s biggest $1.5 billion Powerball jackpot.
After a new policy was recently approved by the Lowell City Council, applicants who apply for unrestricted licenses could be required to supply letters of recommendation, take a safety course, and write an essay stating why they should be allowed to carry openly.
Many names are now being removed from the internet database due to a Supreme Judicial Court decision.