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.
A Lawrence woman whose home was destroyed by a fast-moving fire, believes the structure could have been saved if not for water issues in the city.
A Lowell woman was robbed of $40 as she rode in her wheelchair on Salem Street. The two suspects followed her from a trip to a Sovereign Bank.
Christina Stone says she’s sensitive to recent incidents of gun violence at schools, but says the school handbook doesn’t address these toys.
A former student at the prestigious Pike School in Andover claims he was sexually abused and raped two decades ago by a then 50-year-old teacher that a lawsuit calls a “serial abuser.”
The break-ins are happening at an unusual time, around dusk, when it seems many residents would be home.
A sense of pride and excitement at Boston College over the selection of Pope Francis, the first Jesuit ever to be elected.
The town urged residents on the ocean to evacuate before the morning tide, the third in a series carrying high winds and seas.
An armed robber held up at least two people at gunpoint in a Jamaica Plain neighborhood, including a teacher at a small arts school.
A woman called police after a package containing several pounds of marijuana was mistakenly delivered to her home. She says FedEx gave the suspected drug dealers her address.
An Andover middle school student is being investigated after school officials say they found a “hit list” with the names of several students on it.