Carl Stevens is an award-winning general assignment reporter for WBZ NewsRadio 1030. During his career at WBZ, Stevens received the first ever Edward R. Murrow National Award for Writing, presented in 1999. Stevens and the station received the prestigious 1996 Edward R. Murrow Award for Feature Reporting on a story entitled “Blue M&M’s.” Stevens was also part of the news team which received the 1995 Murrow award for Best Breaking News for its coverage of the John Salvi abortion clinic shootings. Stevens was also named “Best Radio Reporter” by Boston Magazine in their August 1997 “Best of Boston” issue.
He also attended every game during the Red Sox championship run in the fall of 2004, reporting on the radio and online, writing an extensive “baseblog.”
Prior to joining the station in 1990, Stevens worked at WEEI Radio in Boston, WENH-TV Channel 11, the public television station in Durham, New Hampshire, and WOKQ Radio in Dover, New Hampshire. In addition to his work in radio, Stevens has performed a variety of other jobs including baling hay, playing drums, roofing and teaching English to junior high school students.
Born in Goshen, Indiana, Stevens received a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Goshen College and a Master’s Degree in English from the University of New Hampshire. He currently lives in Swampscott, Massachusetts.
The book covers a multitude of events: from the fight over an appointed school committee, the National Democratic Convention in Boston, and the Boston Marathon bombings.
In “Mayor For A New America,” Tom Menino discusses the community that Boston became over the twenty years that he was mayor.
Running as an independent, Jeff McCormick wants grow new business in Beacon Hill as governor.
Evan Falchuk created the United Independent Party he’s running with for governor and he is nothing if not independent.
Carl Stevens penned a poem in honor of Shakespeare at Fenway.
The school committee will consider a proposal Wednesday night to replace MCAS for grades 3-8 with the PARCC exams.
George, Ringo, Paul and John made their Boston debut 50 years ago, playing a sold out Boston Garden.
Kim Garbarino swam 12 miles in 4 hours, 31 minutes to honor his father-in-law who died from Parkinson’s disease.
Carl Stevens wrote a poem to celebrate the end of the Market Basket saga.
For the first time, Narcan will be issued to a select group of state police troopers.