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.
The Browns, the city of Berea, the Berea School District and the Berea Mt. Zion Church have recently agreed to a deal that will result in the relocation of the Church to land formerly owned by the school district, and open the possibility of the Browns expanding their Berea facility.
Seventeen-year-old Takim Brown was shot in a parking lot at the corner of Mayfield and Eddington roads in Cleveland Heights, and was pronounced dead after stumbling onto Mayfield and collapsing before paramedics could help save him.
The trauma response team trained by MetroHealth Medical Center was on East 63rd Street in the Slavic Village neighborhood of Cleveland on Tuesday evening following the violent deaths of 4 people, including two children, on the street.
The switch from septic to sewer has not been a clean one for Dave Ruffo and his South Mary Lane neighbors in Seven Hills, and they are worried that there does not appear to be a clear or close resolution to the problem
It was a bright sunny day in Stow when all of a sudden a massive tree, split and fell and Stow firefighters believe the tree fell simply because the root structure was compromised due to the saturated ground around the tree.
Barberton city officials are asking residents to stay out of floodwaters on city streets, and that includes keeping a close eye on children as street crews say multiple manhole covers are missing causing a dangerous situation.
Chris Tsonton, a custom home builder and owner of Pepperwood Homes, was arrested and charged with theft after at least five clients came forward and said the builder failed to deliver what he promised.