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.
Three shootings are under investigation.
A woman who lied to obtain a job as a school nurse in the Haverhill Public Schools pleaded guilty to neglect and fraud charges.
Friends and family gathered Thursday morning for the funeral of a teen shot and killed near Burke High School in Dorchester last week.
Survival is what a Framingham food pantry is facing, issued an eviction notice when it couldn’t afford a more than doubling of its monthly rent to remain at the location it’s been for five years.
Boston Police continue their search for the gunman who ambushed a 17-year-old student outside Jeremiah Burke High School in Dorchester.
Video of the attack inside the Macy’s at the Silver City Galleria in Taunton was released by the Bristol County District Attorney.
Police say a level 3 sex offender, convicted in 1991 of raping his karate students, failed to tell them he was now working at a martial arts studio in North Brookfield.
A New Bedford woman waiting for her son to get out of work at closing time was carjacked in a Dartmouth parking lot.
A water main break in Brockton had water gushing high into the air Wednesday morning.
A man accused of taking a Newton woman from an assisted living facility without permission was released on personal recognizance following his arraignment Friday.