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.
Boston fire chief Steve Abraira has received a vote of “no confidence” from his deputies over the way he handled the response to the Boston Marathon bombings.
Several roads in the North End are flooded after a large water main break.
The founder of a Cape Cod charity has been found guilty of stealing tens of thousands of dollars for herself.
Police say thirty-year-old Nicole Chase walked into Ken’s Pharmacy on Elm Street and handed the pharmacist a note demanding Percocet. Police said the note also indicated she had a gun.
The search for answers may have to wait in the Boston Marathon bombings due to the condition of suspect No. 2, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
Three people in New Bedford have been detained by the FBI for questioning in connection with bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
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A 79-year-old woman was rushed to the hospital after a tree fell on her in Holliston Thursday afternoon.
Republican candidates for the U.S. Senate spent the day honing their messages to convince voters they are the most electable.
After waiting six months for someone to claim the more than $20,000 he found in a hollowed-out book, a Brazilian immigrant is getting ready to claim the money for himself.