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.

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Coco is a dog at the center of an international custody battle. (WBZ-TV)

North Attleboro Couple In International Custody Battle Over Dog

A North Attleboro family adopted a dog from Aruba, but a woman says the couple unlawfully took her pet.


Charla Nash (Image from Associated Press)

US Military Hopes To Learn From Victim Of Chimp Attack

Charla Nash was horribly disfigured, not in combat, but in a 2009 attack by a rampaging chimpanzee. The Pentagon, though, is watching her recovery closely.


MBTA Red Line (WBZ-TV)

Commuters Use ‘MBTA Ninja’ To Help Other Riders

MBTA Ninja is the latest way to find out what is going on with T service.


Education Secretary Jim Peyser (WBZ-TV)

Mass. Education Secretary Looking To The Future

Education Secretary Jim Peyser has been on the job for less than two months but he already has some ambitious goals.


Amber and Carl Ellis (WBZ-TV)

Fundraising Efforts Underway For Injured Habitat For Humanity Volunteer

Carl Ellis was roofing a house being built by Habitat when he fell two stories.


Louis Charpentier (WBZ-TV)

Volunteers Keep 103-Year-Old Leominster Man’s Christmas Tradition Alive

For the past 64 years, the man known as ‘Mr. Christmas’ has been carving figures out of styrofoam.


Sixth graders at the Irving Middle School in Roslindale. (WBZ-TV)

Eye On Education: Program Teaches Girls How To Control Media And Message

Images in magazines, on TV, and online can shape a young girl’s self-esteem.


North Andover's Windrush Farm provides therapy for its visitors. (Windrush Farm Facebook photo)

Therapeutic North Andover Farm Celebrating 50th Anniversary

North Andover’s Windrush Farm, a therapeutic organization is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year.


Tennis instructor Kaitlynn Cates was injured in the marathon bombing. (WBZ-TV)

Marathon Bombing Survivor Returns To Tennis Court

A star college tennis player who was terribly injured in the Boston Marathon bombings is back on the court.


College students are helping high school students with the financial aid process thanks to a local program. (WBZ)

Eye On Education: Mentors Helping High School Students Achieve College Dreams

The College Advising Corp speaks with high school students about the application process.