WCVB Boston Announces New Anchor Assignments

Hearst Television’s ABC affiliate WCVB Boston today made two anchor assignments. NewsCenter 5 anchor Erika Tarantal will move to co-anchor the 5 and 5:30 p.m. newscasts, and Jessica Brown will join WCVB to co-anchor the noon and 4 p.m. broadcasts. Tarantal, who has been an anchor and reporter with WCVB since 2014, will now co-anchor NewsCenter 5 at 5 […]


WCVB’s New, Expanded News Assignments

Hearst-owned ABC affiliate WCVB Boston (DMA 9) today named new and expanded anchor/reporter assignments beginning Monday, Nov. 28:  Emily Riemer has been named medical reporter for NewsCenter 5 and will continue to co-anchor the weekday EyeOpener newscasts (4:30-7 a.m.) with Randy Price. Erika Tarantal will expand her role to become a regularly contributing reporter/producer for Chronicle while continuing as […]


Erika Tarantal Joins WCVB Boston News

Erika Tarantal has joined Hearst-owned ABC affiliate WCVB Boston (DMA 7) as an anchor and reporter. Tarantal will be seen on EyeOpener (weekdays, 4:30-7 a.m.) and will take over the anchor desk during the news at noon when longtime anchor Susan Wornick retires at the end of the month. Tarantal comes to WCVB from WNBC […]