Jim Armstrong is an Emmy-award winning reporter who joined WBZ-TV in the fall of 2010. Born and raised in Rhode Island, Jim has covered news in New England since 2002 as a reporter and anchor at WLNE in his hometown of Providence. Prior to that, Jim served as a reporter and anchor for WPDE in Myrtle Beach, S.C. and KGWC in Casper, Wyoming.
Jim began reporting in Boston for WFXT and spent seven years there before joining WBZ. While working at WFXT, Jim was nominated for several Emmys, taking one home in 2009 for his work as a Commentator/Editorialist. Jim’s reporting has also been recognized by many local and regional awards.
Jim is a summa cum laude graduate of Boston University’s College of Communication. He also holds a Masters Degree in Public Policy from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.
He and his wife have two children.
You can contact Jim at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Boston’s WBZ-TV is owned and operated by CBS Television Stations.
The old-school drop box. The plea to be kind and rewind. Yes, the basement of Hollywood Express is an honest-to-goodness video store.
A pickup truck plowed over a gas pump, toppled a cement wall and entered a building at a Rowley gas station.
Despite being homeless, 39 teens reached their goal of graduating high school.
Donald Trump visited Manchester Community College on the heels of announcing his candidacy in New York the day before.
Hundreds of people took to the streets of Dorchester Tuesday night as part of a “Peace Rally and March”.
One worker is dead and another suffered serious injuries in a construction accident in Somerville Thursday afternoon.
Investigators believe a former funeral director accused of mishandling the remains of dozens of bodies gave the veteran’s ashes to the wrong family.
Jane Costa was seriously injured at a Red Sox game at Fenway Park in 1998.
Just before Memorial Day, three families found their loved one’s bronze markers missing.
The Boston MedFlight was bringing a patient to Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center around 2:30 a.m. when a green laser was flashed into the helicopter’s cockpit.