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Paula Ebben

WBZ-TV's Paula EbbenAward-winning journalist Paula Ebben co-anchors WBZ-TV News at 5PM with co-anchor Jonathan Elias and Chief Meteorologist Eric Fisher. She also co-anchors WBZ-TV News at Noon with co-anchor David Wade, and she reports across WBZ-TV’s newscasts.

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 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.

Latitude career test

New Online Test Helps Students Choose Career Paths

According to the CEO of the company that developed the program, it’s designed specifically to help students zero in on a course of study that fits their interests and skills.

01/20/2014

Tens of thousands of riders and volunteers will donate their time and energy for cancer research. (Courtesy: Montie Pythons)

Lincoln Teen Knows Importance Of PMC First-Hand

One of the biggest fundraisers is the Pan-Mass Challenge and registration for the annual bike-a-thon opens Wednesday.

01/14/2014

Mansfield student learn about finance thanks to a gift from a local credit union. (WBZ-TV)

Eye On Education: Local Credit Union Helps Mansfield Students Learn Finance

We know online banking and mobile apps are convenient but they can keep your kids from seeing you dealing with cash or how to manage money.

01/13/2014

Vine considered a success story of 2013. (WBZ-TV)

‘Vine’ One Of 2013′s Biggest Social Media Success Stories

Tens of millions of users have created six second videos for the world to see on this social media site.

12/24/2013

Child gets vaccine. (WBZ-TV photo)

Growing Number Of Families Opt Out Of Vaccines For Kids

Vaccines have been proven to prevent childhood diseases like whooping cough, measles, and mumps. But, not all parents are convinced the shots are safe for their kids.

12/18/2013

Cambridge First Graders try out iPads in the classroom. (WBZ-TV)

Eye On Education: iPads Being Used In Cambridge First Grade Class

A professor from Lesley University in Cambridge is examining if the popular tables can improve learning in much younger students as well.

12/16/2013

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Eye On Education: ‘Virtual High School’ Opens Doors To Students

As part of a new series “Eye On Education,” WBZ-TV will be focusing on both technology and innovation in the school systems across the state.

12/11/2013

Instagram (WBZ-TV photo)

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The premise is that by looking at pictures of foods you love over and over again, you will end up eating less of them.

12/06/2013

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Women Face More Issues With Cellulite Than Men

It’s a cruel fact of life: about 75 percent of all women will develop cellulite, while men rarely get it at all.

12/04/2013

President John F. Kennedy and his wife Jacqueline, shortly before his assassination in Dallas. (Photo credit OFF/AFP/Getty Images)

Video: Where Were You The Day JFK Died?

To mark the 50th anniversary of that day, WBZ-TV spoke to several local community leaders in the Boston area and they shared their recollections with her.

11/22/2013

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