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.
Two nurse’s aides in Lowell have been charged with elder abuse, one of them with assault and battery after posting humiliating videos of three elderly women in their care.
A teenage girl from Lowell is in the hospital with serious injuries after she was hit by a car while riding a bicycle on Sunday.
A popular Charlestown florist remains in critical condition after being hit by a car outside his shop on Main Street Thursday afternoon.
Police in Brookline and Milton are investigating a series of purse snatchings they believe are connected.
Brockton Police say an 89-year-old woman let a man in his 40’s into her Pleasant Street home to use the telephone, and became the victim of a home invasion.
Police are looking for the driver in a hit-and-run that left a 44-year-old man seriously injured in North Andover on Sunday.
Police are urging the public not to use BB guns that look like real weapons.
Police in Boston, Cambridge and Brookline are investigating whether there are any connections between five armed robberies that occurred in about an hour early Friday morning.
Authorities are investigating after a woman was found dead inside a Burlington hotel.
It’s a case meant to protect your cellphone, but it’s being called a death trap because it is designed to look like a gun.