Beth Germano

WBZ-TV's Beth Germano 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.

Hurricane Katrina survivor Vanessa Johnson (WBZ-TV)

Hurricane Katrina Survivor Rebuilds Life In Boston

The storm forced thousands from their homes, and many relocated including Vanessa Johnson who reluctantly left her home in Slidell, Louisiana and settled in Boston.

08/28/2015

Reed Hindle was killed by an alleged drunk driver in Somersworth, N.H. (Family Photo)

NH Man Driving To Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Killed By Alleged Drunk Driver

A New Hampshire man was struck down by an accused drunk driver while he was riding his Harley Davidson motorcycle to an Alcoholics Anonymous meeting.

08/27/2015

David Selden of Lahey Health Behavioral Services. (WBZ-TV)

WDBJ Shooting Should Raise Flags For Employers Nationwide, Expert Says

David Selden of Lahey Health Behavioral Services tells WBZ-TV’s Beth Germano that the WDBJ tragedy raises numerous flags for employers around the country about disgruntled workers.

08/26/2015

The Lynn sinkhole was caused by a collapsed sewer line. (WBZ)

Large Sinkhole Opens Up In Downtown Lynn

Police said drivers in Lynn should expect delays after a sinkhole opened up.

08/21/2015

A Roxbury woman is seen on video being taken down by Transit Police officers. (Image Credit: Transit Police)

Roxbury Woman Sues MBTA Over Alleged Police Brutality

A 29-year-old Roxbury woman is suing the MBTA, claiming her civil rights were violated after she was allegedly pepper-sprayed and beaten at the Dudley Square bus stop back in March of 2014.

08/19/2015

Remains were found in Stoughton a day after a passerby found a human bone. (WBZ-TV)

Additional Human Remains Found In Stoughton

A bone was found by a passerby on Thursday, and when investigators returned to search the scene they found more human remains.

08/14/2015

Two 23-year-old women were in court charged with harassing elderly residents at a Lowell nursing home they worked at through Snapchat. (Image Credit: Lowell Sun)

Nurse’s Aides Charged With Humiliating Elderly Patients On Snapchat

Two nurse’s aides in Lowell have been charged with elder abuse, one of them with assault and battery after posting humiliating videos of three elderly women in their care.

08/12/2015

A bicyclist was struck by a car in Lowell on Sunday. (WBZ-TV)

Teenage Girl Struck While Riding Bike In Lowell, Flown To Hospital

A teenage girl from Lowell is in the hospital with serious injuries after she was hit by a car while riding a bicycle on Sunday.

07/19/2015

Charlestown florist Joseph Shadroui (WBZ-TV)

Beloved Florist Hit By Car Outside Charlestown Shop

A popular Charlestown florist remains in critical condition after being hit by a car outside his shop on Main Street Thursday afternoon.

07/17/2015

Milton Police (WBZ-TV)

Police Investigate Crime Spree After Carjacking In Hyde Park

Police in Brookline and Milton are investigating a series of purse snatchings they believe are connected.

07/16/2015

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