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Paula Ebben

WBZ-TV's Paula EbbenAward-winning journalist Paula Ebben co-anchors WBZ-TV News at 6PM with co-anchor Jonathan Elias, and they co-anchor WBZ-TV News at 10PM on sister-station myTV38 (WSBK-TV). 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.

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Businesses Using Controversial Tactics To Thwart Online Complaints

Customer reviews carry a lot of weight, so some businesses are using a controversial new tactic to avoid getting any negative feedback online.

06/04/2014

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Eye On Education: Grafton School Club Attracts Students To Science

One local teacher knows opening up experiences in science to his students can make all the difference in their education.

06/02/2014

Boston Latin School student Nathan Han, 15, won a $75,000 award for his work on cancer cells. (WBZ-TV)

Eye On Education: Boston Latin Student Wins Award For Work On Cancer Cells

Nathan Han, 15, a freshman at the Boston Latin School, won an award at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair for his work tracking cancer cell mutations.

05/27/2014

Raytheon's Kite Program gets students interested in engineering. (WBZ-TV)

Eye On Education: ‘Kite Flying Project’ Aims To Get Students Interested In Engineering

Learning takes place all the time, even when a child is playing. A group of students from the Wetherbee School in Lawrence were in a math lesson while flying kites in a Raytheon parking lot.

05/19/2014

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Senators Concerned Outlet Shoppers Are Being Misled

Many shoppers head to the outlets looking for a bargain. But a group of U.S. senators is not convinced the deals are so great.

05/14/2014

Students build stand for Lemonade Day in Boston. (WBZ)

Thousands Of Boston Students To Participate In Lemonade Day

Lemonade Day teaches elementary and middle school students about entrepreneurship.

05/02/2014

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Eye On Education: North End School Teaches Agriculture

St. John’s School students are growing their own vegetables in a tower garden.

04/14/2014

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Eye On Education: BU Studies Effects Of Marathon Bombings On Children

Psychologist Jonathan Comer led a study that assessed the effects of the bombings on children from various parts of the state.

04/07/2014

Gillian Reny has created the Gillian Reny Stepping Strong Fund raises money for victims of traumatic injuries. (WBZ-TV)

A Year After Marathon Bombing, Teen ‘Stepping Strong’ To Help Others

On Marathon Monday 2013, Gillian Reny was an 18-year-old high school senior standing close to the finish line with her parents watching her sister complete the Boston Marathon.

04/02/2014

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Eye On Education: Local Students Connect With Afghan Girls

A Sharon Middle School club videoconferences with girls at the Zabuli Education Center in Afghanistan.

03/31/2014

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