Doug Cope is a reporter/anchor at WBZ, and host of the daily feature “The Parent Report”, which reports on issues involving children and parenting.
Doug has both a broadcasting and public affairs background, having served eight years in state government, most recently as Public Affairs Director for the State Highway Department. Doug worked in similar capacities at the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency, and the Massachusetts House of Representatives. Before entering state service, Doug was a News Director/ Reporter at several radio stations in New England, including WHDH in Boston, WHYN in Springfield, MA, WJBQ in Portland, ME, and WHEB in Portsmouth, NH.
Doug lives on the South Shore with his wife and two children.
Hundreds of children across the state were granted ‘forever families’ Friday, completing the adoption process for parents just in time for National Adoption Day.
Ballot Question 4 would set a mandate for both small and large businesses to provide employees with a certain allocation of sick days.
Hundreds of Market Basket grocery store employees rallied outside the store in Chelsea Tuesday.
About 25,000 people marched through the streets of the city Saturday as part of the 44th annual Boston Pride Parade.
A New Hampshire woman says she can’t even walk down the frozen food aisle anymore after she found a rat in a can of frozen lemonade concentrate.
Republican gubernatorial hopeful Charlie Baker is planning to make his first campaign stop since announcing his candidacy two weeks ago.
One group says we are making progress in making healthy nutritional choices, but there is a long way to go.
Plum Island residents have had a tough winter with severe storms destroying a half-dozen homes, and threatening many others.
The calendar and forecast say it’s still winter but there were two harbingers of spring in the city Monday.
Congressman Ed Markey is pushing new legislation that would continue the ban on knives aboard commercial airplanes