Paula Ebben

WBZ-TV's Paula EbbenAward-winning journalist Paula Ebben co-anchors WBZ-TV News at 6PM with co-anchor David Wade and WBZ-TV 10PM News on myTV38 with co-anchor Liam Martin. Ebben also reports across WBZ-TV’s newscasts including WBZ-TV News’ innovative “Eye on Education” reports.

A Central Massachusetts native raised in Shrewsbury, Ebben previously worked as an anchor and reporter at New England Cable News. Before joining NECN, Ebben was an anchor and reporter at WGMC-TV in Worcester.

Ebben received a 2014 Columbia DuPont Award and a 2013 Peabody Award as part of WBZ-TV’s team coverage of the Boston Marathon Bombings. She has been nominated for multiple New England Emmy Awards for Anchor, Consumer Reporter, and for Writing. In 2005, Ebben received a regional RTNDA Edward R. Murrow Award for Best Feature Reporting. In 2011, she was chosen to report for all CBS stations from The Royal Wedding in London, England.

Ebben graduated cum laude from Boston College with a BA degree in English. Ebben serves on the Board of Trustees of her alma mater, Notre Dame Academy in Worcester. She also does volunteer work for Bridge Over Troubled Waters, the Boston College Alumni Board of Directors, the Women’s Alumni Mentoring Program at Boston College, Newton Country Day School of the Sacred Heart and The Roxbury Latin School.

Ebben and her husband reside in the Greater Boston area with their four children.

Boston’s WBZ-TV is owned and operated by CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corporation

'Serial' assignment at Waltham High School (WBZ-TV)

Eye On Education: Waltham High School Assigned ‘Serial’ Podcast

Instead of reading, students at Waltham High School are listening to a popular podcast.

07/20/2015

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker with Emma and Addy Nozell (WBZ-TV)

NH Sisters On Mission To Take Selfie With Every Presidential Candidate

Two New Hampshire teens are snapping selfies with candidates and becoming informed at the same time.

07/16/2015

Dr. Tommy Chang. (WBZ-TV)

Eye On Education: Superintendent Tommy Chang Officially Takes Over Boston Schools

Today marks a new beginning for Boston Public Schools. It’s the first day for the new superintendent.

07/01/2015

Avandro Goncalves of Brockton is unable to walk after accidentally falling out a window at his home. (WBZ-TV)

Brockton Boy Continues Fight To Walk After Falling Out Window

A young Brockton boy who fell out of his bedroom window in March continues his fight to walk again.

06/16/2015

James Dodge skateboarding with Shawn Kain (WBZ-TV)

Skateboard Therapy Helps Whitman Boy Soar

Skateboarding therapy is making all the difference for a Whitman boy who has daily seizures.

06/10/2015

Pamela Smart talks to WBZ-TV,  June 2, 2015. (WBZ-TV)

Serving Life Sentence, Pamela Smart Remorseful Over Husband’s Death

Pamela Smart knows the hate she’s felt from the public since her 1991 conviction for the conspiracy to murder her husband Gregg has never weakened.

06/03/2015

Pamela Smart in an exclusive interview with WBZ-TV's Paula Ebben. (WBZ-TV)

Pamela Smart: Husband’s Death Something ‘I Have To Carry For The Rest Of My Life’

Speaking from a maximum security prison in New York where she has been held for the last 23 years, Pamela Smart is adamant about her guilt – and also her innocence.

06/03/2015

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Report: Nearly Half Of Boston Restaurants Had Serious Health Violations In 2014

Inspectors found serious violations in more than 1,300 Boston restaurants.

05/26/2015

UMass Lowell (WBZ-TV)

Eye On Education: High School Students Learn Science, Business At UMass Lowell

An impressive class for honors students at Lowell High School combines science and business and they’re taking advantage of a resource right in their own neighborhood.

05/18/2015

Sale (WBZ-TV)

When A Sale Is Not A Sale: The Worst Offenders

A local consumer magazine found that sometimes a seemingly great discount, isn’t a discount at all.

05/01/2015

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