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 local restaurant chain is shutting down several locations and its food trucks after some customers got sick.
Two local Syrian immigrants from Massachusetts discuss their thoughts on the U.S. airstrikes sent to a Syrian airfield.
There was emotional testimony in court Thursday from a young woman whose right arm was severed during a freak boating accident on Boston Harbor in May 2015.
It was the height of rush hour on the orange line Tuesday afternoon. That’s when Transit Police saw two young men with backpacks and cellphones jump from the Chinatown platform and run into the tunnel toward Tufts Medical Center MBTA stop.
An early morning drug raid in Walpole netted police the arrests of five people they say were carrying out a drug operation inside a home on Norfolk St.
Massachusetts State Police say a man grabbed a woman while she was jogging in Revere.
A firefighter died after collapsing at a house fire in Watertown Friday morning.
The Southeast Expressway was shut down in both directions early Thursday morning after a tractor-trailer crash brought down power lines on the highway in Milton.
Utility crews are still working to restore power in hard hit areas of Essex County after the powerful nor’easter brought down trees and power lines.
It’s a law that allows girls as young as 13, and boys who are 14 to be married with the consent of a judge who finds a special circumstance.