Beth Germano

WBZ-TV's Beth Germano

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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.

Suspect wanted in attempted kidnapping in Roxbury (BPD photo)

Surveillance Video Shows Would-Be Kidnapper Of Roxbury Girl

Surveillance video shows what appears to be someone stopping a car deliberately to follow a girl.


Robert Higgins. (WBZ)

Families ID Workers Killed In South End Trench Flooding

Both workers were killed when a 12-foot trench flooded with water from a ruptured pipe on Dartmouth Street.


Police officers donate blood in support of two wounded Boston Police officers. (WBZ-TV)

Hundreds Donate Blood In Support Of Officers Shot In East Boston

Hundreds of people, including several police officers, donated blood Thursday in support of two Boston Police officers who were nearly killed in a shootout in East Boston last week.


Michael Shields in court Wednesday. (Carl Stevens/WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

Man Charged With Using Girlfriends’ IDs To Open Credit Cards Held On $7,500 Bail

A New Hampshire man accused of opening credit cards in the names of five women and racking up hundreds of thousands of dollars in charges on them was arraigned in Suffolk Superior Court Wednesday morning.


Boston Police Officer Richard Cintolo and Officer Matt Morris. (Image Credit: Boston Police Department)

More Surgery For Officers Wounded In East Boston Shooting

One of the injured officers underwent surgery Friday morning while surgery was planned for the second officer.


Police say a man followed his child's school bus while wearing a clown mask. (Image Credit: Auburn Police)

Father Apologizes For Scaring Students With Clown Mask

An Auburn father is apologizing for a clown prank that frightened middle school students on a school bus.


North Andover Police vehicle (WBZ-TV)

2 North Andover Cops Accused Of Hit-And-Run With Cruiser In Pennsylvania

Two North Andover police officers have been placed on paid administrative leave while the department investigates an out-of-state motor vehicle accident in which they were allegedly involved and fled the scene.


Terri's Little Pumpkins. (Facebook/Terri's Little Pumpkins)

Parents Leave Terri’s Little Pumpkins Day Care Despite Owner’s Fight To Keep Facility Open

The owner of the daycare franchise Terri’s Little Pumpkins is trying to keep her Medford location open while she fights a move by the state to revoke her license.


Terri's Little Pumpkins. (Facebook/Terri's Little Pumpkins)

State Pulls Child Care Licenses From Terri’s Little Pumpkins Day Care Facilities

A chain of day care centers that’s been cited by the state for numerous regulatory violations will be closing its doors.


Video obtained by police shows Mandy McGowen who overdosed in front of her daughter. (Lawrence Police Department)

Mom Who Overdosed In Front Of Daughter Admits She Hit Rock Bottom

A mother who overdosed in front of her two year old daughter at a Lawrence store is speaking out about her addiction and determination to get help.



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