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Beth Germano

WBZ-TV's Beth Germano 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.

Marine Matthew Rodriguez was killed in combat. (WPRI)

U.S. Marine From Fairhaven Killed In Afghanistan

Lance Cpl. Matthew Rodriguez, 19, died December 11 while conducting combat operations in Helmand Province.

12/12/2013

Edwin Alemany in Suffolk Superior Court, Dec. 11, 2013. (WBZ-TV)

Edwin Alemany Held Without Bail In Amy Lord Murder, 3 Other Attacks

The man accused of kidnapping, robbing and killing a young woman in South Boston last summer was ordered held without bail Wednesday.

12/11/2013

Laurieann’s Restaurant in Northbridge (WBZ-TV photo)

Construction Forces Northbridge Restaurant To Close

One year after she opened her restaurant, owner Laurieann Caterino has been dealing with a massive bridge replacement project outside her door, and it’s cost her so much business she’s closing for good.

12/06/2013

Copenhagen Wheel (Photo from Superpedestrian)

Cambridge Company Creates Wheel That Turns Any Bicycle Into A Hybrid Electric

It’s called the “Copenhagen Wheel,” and it turns your bike into a hybrid that combines pedal power with electricity.

12/06/2013

Nelson Mandela in Boston in 1990. (WBZ-TV photo)

Remembering Nelson Mandela’s Visit To Boston

Nelson Mandela’s visit to Boston in June of 1990 was a whirlwind that attracted thousands at every stop.

12/05/2013

Edwin Alemany in South Boston District Court, Aug. 14, 2013. (WBZ-TV)

Woman Assaulted By Edwin Alemany Speaks Out For First Time

A 23-year-old woman from South Boston is speaking for the first time about her encounter with Edwin Alemany hours before the murder of Amy Lord, who he allegedly abducted from her South Boston apartment and killed, leaving her body in a Hyde Park reservation.

11/26/2013

South Boston resident (WBZ-TV)

South Boston Reacts To Whitey Bulger’s Sentencing

With trendy coffee shops and businesses, South Boston looks different from the neighborhood where Whitey Bulger rose from the projects to a feared mob boss.

11/14/2013

Holy Cross alumni show support for Coach Bill Gibbons accused of harassment. (WBZ-TV photo)

Alumni Show Support For Holy Cross Basketball Coach Accused Of Harassment

Forty alumni basketball players came to the opening game of the season to support Bill Gibbons who is on administrative leave.

11/08/2013

Christy and Andrea Mihos in 2006.

Divorce Judge Awards Most Of Christy Mihos’ Fortune To Wife

The judge overseeing the divorce case of former convenience store magnate Christy Mihos has awarded most of the couple’s remaining four million in assets to his wife Andrea.

11/06/2013

Derry NH Police Officer Rob Moore. (WBZ-TV photo)

Police Officer Claims McDonald’s Worker Deliberately Served Him Raw Burger

Officer Rob Moore of Derry, New Hampshire became violently ill and believes it was no accident given the circumstances.

10/17/2013

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