David Wade

WBZ-TV's David WadeMultiple award-winning journalist David Wade co-anchors WBZ-TV News at 5PM and 11PM with co-anchor Lisa Hughes, and Chief Meteorologist Eric Fisher.

Over the course of his distinguished broadcast career, Wade has been nominated for dozens of Boston/New England Emmy Awards and has won 21 including two for Best Anchor, two for Best Reporter, and multiple wins for Best Writer. In addition, he won an Associated Press award in 2002.

A Massachusetts native raised in Somerville, Wade previously worked at Boston’s WFXT-TV where he was a weekday anchor at 5PM and 10PM. He joined WFXT-TV in 1998 and spent four years as a general assignment reporter before being named anchor.

Before joining WFXT in 1998, Wade was a reporter at WXXA-TV (Fox) in Albany, NY. Before that, he began his broadcast career in 1995 as a reporter at WRNN-TV in Rye Brook, NY.

David is a 1995 graduate of Emerson College with a BA degree in broadcast journalism. He graduated from Tewksbury High School in 1991.

Boston’s WBZ-TV and myTV38 are part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corporation.

Hakim Emmanuel (WBZ-TV)

Stoughton Man Bowls 3 Consecutive Perfect Games

History was made in Brockton when 38-year-old Hakim Emmanuel bowled three consecutive perfect games.


WBZ-TV's David Wade on Heartbreak Hill in February, 2015. Wade is training for his first Boston Marathon (Image: D.Wade/WBZ-TV)

David Wade On Marathon Training: I Must Have Fallen And Hit My Head

Before this summer, I had never run more than five miles. I had never run in any road race. But, my wife will tell you, I always have to have an activity to obsess over.


Ritchie Elgar (WBZ-TV)

High School Wrestler Determined To Get Back On Mat After Car Crash

A wrestler at Tri-County Regional Vocational Technical School had an incredible Sophomore year but then life put him on his back.



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There are concrete things you can do to prevent your information from falling into the wrong hands.



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A security expert says whenever we use online services and applications we’re giving away reams of data.


Shakespeare actors rehearse at Fenway Park. (WBZ-TV)

Ballpark Prepares For ‘Shakespeare At Fenway’

Fenway Park will be filled with Shakespearean tragedy and comedy.


Patrons at The Haven in Jamaica Plain weigh in on Scottish independence. (WBZ)

Boston Weighs In On Scotland’s Independence Vote

The Scottish people are set to take a historic vote for independence Thursday and polling shows it’s a dead heat.


Former NFL players at Babson College program. (WBZ-TV)

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Former NFL players are trading a bench on the sidelines for a seat in a classroom.


Intenze 978 boxing gym in Lawrence (WBZ-TV)

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(Photo by David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

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The celebrity hack is making a lot of ordinary users of online storage sites plenty nervous.




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