Brian Duffy

Native Clevelander Brian Duffy is thrilled to be doing what he loves in the city that he loves. "It's a dream come true to work in the city that I love," he says. Brian, an Emmy Award winner, is the co-anchor of Cleveland 19 News This Morning. He began his career in the sports department where he’s worked as a reporter and anchor and as the host of Cleveland 19’s Cleveland Browns coverage on Tailgate 19 and The 5th Quarter. Brian also hosted the Cleveland Cavaliers pre-game and post games shows on CLE43. Brian began his career in Erie, PA where he was the Sports Director at WJET-TV before he made the move to Cleveland in 1999. He was honored with five AP "Best Sportscast" awards. Born in Euclid and raised in Mayfield Heights, Brian graduated from St. Joseph High School, where he earned several letters in football and basketball. He carried his enthusiasm for sports with him to college at Edinboro University, where he received a B.A. in Communication. In college, he earned three letters in basketball, and ultimately became team captain for the Edinboro Fighting Scots. The Fighting Scots advanced to the NCAA Division II National Tournament during his senior year. Brian and his wife, Donna, have four children.

Recent Articles by Brian

  Family dog dies under suspicious circumstances at Elyria kennel; owners want answers

Ohio State-Mansfield student abducted from campus, suspect on the loose

Canton boy found cold and crying after being left on school bus for hours

Northeast Ohio’s wild winter continues on the temperature roller coaster

Richmond Heights officials order evacuation of decrepit Loganberry Ridge apartments

Akron family, marooned by ice mound for 2 days, wants answers from city

Pot for pets? How can CBD oil help your pet?

Pot for pets may sound crazy but some people swear by the results

Hearing loud popping sounds in your home? You’re not alone

Working through the decision to call off school in the bitter cold

Couple stuck in snow robbed at gunpoint by supposed Good Samaritans

ODOT issues warnings to keep you safe on the road among the snowplows

Parma officer and vigilante converge on suspect, leading to shooting and chase (dashcam)

Mentor residents riled over rash of power outages due to aging trees

OHSAA: Parent abuse leading to shortage of high school game officials, parents asked to ‘cool it’

Laura Cowan survived 3 years in captivity, and speaks out on the Jayme Closs survivor story

Huge flock of birds roost at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport. Are they a problem?

Cleveland boy rescued after failed internet challenge hanging

ODOT launches pilot project to halt deadly wrong way drivers

Summit County cities eager to tap into Fairlawn’s tech super highway