Michael Rosenfield is the New Hampshire Bureau Chief for CBS Boston’s WBZ-TV News and says he is thrilled to be back home in New England and working for the television station he grew up watching. Michael was born and raised in Jamaica Plain, MA and attended The Park School in Brookline and Belmont Hill School.
Michael comes to WBZ-TV from WXYZ-TV in Detroit where he was a reporter and frequent fill-in anchor. He was at the center of countless breaking news stories in Michigan, and traveled to cover national stories as well, including the campus shootings at Virginia Tech and Northern Illinois. Prior to WXYZ, Michael was a reporter/fill-in anchor at WJRT-TV in Flint, MI and a weekend anchor/weekday reporter at KDLT-TV in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
Michael has been honored with several awards for his reporting, including a Michigan Emmy Award. He also earned several first-place prizes from the Michigan Associated Press, the Michigan Association of Broadcasters, and the South Dakota Associated Press.
Michael attended the University of Pennsylvania where he received a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations. He also obtained a Master of Science in Broadcast Journalism from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism.
When not reporting for WBZ-TV News, Michael’s favorite hobby is to learn new languages. He studies Romanian, Italian, and French.
A truck driver failed miserably when he tried to fit his 13-foot-6-inch high tractor-trailer under the 10-foot-3-inch high Bailey Bridge in Amesbury Friday morning.
A study released this week found unhealthy levels of one or more toxic metals in NH wells.
An underage drinking party Saturday night at a home in Pelham, New Hampshire has the hostess in trouble.
More than 100 hockey rinks around the country will be adding a warning track in the next year thanks to an effort that started locally.
Looking at X-rays and photos of two loons that were shot last week in New Hampshire, biologist Tiffany Grade with The Loon Preservation Committee in Moultonborough is devastated that people took aim at these endangered and protected species.
The boat named the ‘Guest List’ has invited itself into Alicia Preston’s backyard.
The New Hampshire House and Senate have passed legislation creating buffer zones outside New Hampshire facilities that perform abortions.
A member of the police commission in a New Hampshire town says he won’t apologize for calling President Barack Obama the N-word.
A suspect chose the wrong time to rob a Manchester, New Hampshire coin shop – an off-duty police officer walked in moments later.
Surveillance video on a homeowner’s property captured two bulldogs going after a black bear in Bow, New Hampshire.