Journalist Phil Lipof will join ABC affiliate WCVB Boston as an anchor and reporter starting December. 23.
The appointment marks a homecoming for the Boston native who grew up in Newton, interned at WCVB and previously worked in the market as a weekend anchor.
Lipof comes to WCVB from WABC in New York, where he anchored the weekend morning news and reported for the past seven years.
Prior to working in New York, Phil and his wife Juli co-anchored in Boston. Lipof also worked in Miami.