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.
A Parma family has filed a lawsuit in United States District Court against the Parma City School District and a school resource officer, who they say lied about an incident that led to their disabled son being suspended from school.
A major project in Pepper Pike, switching some residents from septic systems to sanitary sewers, is expected to start soon and cost some residents, who believe the project is unnecessary, thousands of dollars.
Beto O’Rourke, a democratic presidential hopeful currently trailing significantly in the polls, will speak at Kent State University’s Student Center and his appearance has drawn a response from the Ohio Republican Party and gun rights advocates.
The Cuyahoga County Board of Health and the Ohio Department of Health have confirmed that a patient at the Altenheim Therapy Rehab Center in Strongsville has developed a case of Legionnaires’ Disease, and the County will lead the investigation to determine the source of the bacteria.
The decision by Avon Lake School District administrators to require middle school students to sit in the end zone bleachers during home football games was the topic of discussion at the pre-game tailgate parties before the Shoremen took the field against Westlake.
The Centers for Disease Control reports that the flu vaccine was delayed this year as the World Health Organization worked on a vaccine for a distinct virus that was rapidly increasing in some countries.
It is powerful and difficult to watch, but the Sandy Hook Promise public service announcement will certainly grab your attention; and that was one of the goals of the group that works to put an end to school shootings.
The Ohio High School Athletic Association is apparently had enough with fan and parent behavior at high sporting events to the point that they called the bad behavior the the biggest challenge facing high school sports.
If you have shared important information on your I-Phone, like WIFI passwords that can lead to computer access, photos you may not want someone to see, or sensitive personal and financial information it may be in the hands of criminals.
The principal of Lander Elementary, a school in the Mayfield School District, sent out a warning to parents after a group of students were approached Monday by a woman driving an SUV, who asked them if they needed a ride home.