Weather Alert: Tropical Storm Warning For Cape Cod & Islands| Forecast | BlogRadar | Weather App

Doug Cope

420x316 grad cope1 Doug Cope

Follow Doug on Twitter

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.

WBZ Cares: “Learn to Cope” Supports Families Dealing with Addiction

Learn to Cope,”a support organization, based in Taunton, offering education, resources, and peer support for families coping with a loved one addicted to opiates or other drugs.


WBZ Cares: Cradles to Crayons Achieves a Major Milestone

Since 2002, this organization has helped nearly a million children thrive at home, at school, and at play


WBZ Cares: Cradles to Crayons Distributes Thousands of Backpacks To Children in Need

For ten years, Cradles to Crayons has distributed backpacks full of books and school supplies to children in need across the state, as they begin a new school year.


WBZ Cares: Cradles to Crayons Helps Needy Children Thrive

This month WBZ Cares features “Cradles to Crayons,” a Boston-based organization which provides children from birth through age 12 with essential items – clothes shoes, school supplies and toys – which they need to thrive at home, at school, and at play.


WBZ Cares: St. Mary’s Center Graduates Women From Education And Job Training Programs

This month, the WBZ Cares Campaign is profiling St. Mary’s Center for Women and Children in Dorchester, which provides housing, education and services for young women and their families.


WBZ Cares: “St. Mary’s Center” in Dorchester Helps Women and Their Children

For the month of July, WBZ profiles St. Mary’s Center for Women and Children, located on Cushing Avenue in Dorchester. St. Mary’s Center provides housing, education and services for young women and their children.


Surveillance Video Prompts Search For Missing Man In Charles River

Police say video evidence led them to search the section of the river for Zach Marr, who went missing from the Bell In Hand Tavern ten days ago.


Project Hope’s Annual Toy Drive In Full Swing

Volunteers from several companies are helping gather toys for an annual toy drive put on by Project Hope, a Boston-based agency dedicated to helping low-income families.


Survey Shows Most Workers Don’t Expect Holiday Bonus

‘Tis the season for giving–but apparently not for employers, according to a survey.


Ringling Bros. Circus Elephants Brunch In Boston

The elephants paraded through the streets and chowed down on watermelon.




Watch & Listen LIVE