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.
The prolonged drought in Massachusetts has a number of communities looking for emergency water supplies.
Two people are dead after a passenger van rolled over and crashed on Interstate 495 north in Merrimac Thursday morning, State Police said.
Investigators are trying to figure out how a Boston University student died after his body was found by the commuter rail tracks near campus.
Police are looking for the person who shot an 18-year-old woman three times early Thursday morning.
In Boston’s North End neighborhood, locals were glued to an Italian news station seeing the devastation of a magnitude 6 earthquake.
The Uxbridge fire chief is sounding the alarm about dangerously low water levels in the town that could hamper firefighting efforts.
Funerals can cost nearly $4,000 and obtaining up front funds so quickly is where the Louis D. Brown Peace Institute has been trying to fill in the gaps.
Family and friends gathered Thursday to say goodbye to a seven-year-old boy who drowned while attending a city-run day camp last week.
There are still a lot of unanswered questions surrounding the death of a 7-year-old boy in South Boston.
The family of Ice Bucket Challenge inspiration Pete Frates said they are thrilled about the awareness and money raised by the viral marketing campaign.