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 Boston Bandits dedicated Friday night’s football game to Odin Lloyd’s family.
Five patients who were treated at Cape Cod Hospital may have been exposed to a deadly brain disease.
When the school year begins this fall at least 2,015 children in Massachusetts will not be able to get a seat in a Head Start classroom.
Foxboro police say the crowds at the New England Country Music Festival were a little more mellow this year, and they credit tough police action for sending a message to concertgoers.
Friends and family paid their respects to the young woman who was brutally stabbed to death August 15 by Jared Remy.
The alert level in the town has been increased to high since an 85-year-old resident became the first person to die from the EEE virus this year.
The neighborhood has been on edge since a 22-year-old woman was kidnapped and murdered in July.
A tractor trailer crash shut down part of I-93 and the Leverett Connector ramp Friday afternoon.
A South End woman is in custody after police say she attempted to abduct a 5-year-old on Monday then on Tuesday, created a scene on an MBTA bus.
Boston Police are promising a stronger presence in South Boston to ease the fear of residents and many hope it stays for awhile.