Brian Duffy

Brian Duffy

Reporter

Cleveland, Ohio

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

  Quick response from scores of fire departments kept flames at bay in Newburgh Heights neighborhood

  Vandals destroy playground equipment

  Russo brothers plans to shoot next movie in Cleveland are shot down

  Elderly Cleveland man and grandson carjacked by gunmen in driveway (interactive auto theft map)

  Browns agree to relocate Berea church as they consider potential expansion

  Back-to-back gun incidents reported at Rocky River Metroparks Reservation near site of recent double murder

  Missing 3-year-old girl found in a pool behind Strongsville home has died

  Capital One data breach has consumers on edge once more

  Family avoids tragedy after home hit by bullets during shooting on Cleveland’s East Side

  ‘We just want justice’: Cleveland Heights community mourns loss of 17-year-old gunned down on Mayfield Road

  Parma Heights pulls plug on traffic camera after state restrictions imposed, but Newburgh Heights is gearing up for a legal battle

  Streetsboro storms left a path of destruction

  Trauma team steps into Slavic Village neighborhood to console residents shocked by slayings of children, adults

  Akron dog owner heartbroken after Wyandot County humane society puts down pit bull

  Gas tax increase takes aim at your pocket on Monday

  House Bill 178 would eliminate the need for a permit to carry a gun in Ohio

  Seven Hills residents forced to switch from septic to sewer now paying the price as flooding issues deepen

  Cuyahoga Falls woman robbed of her engagement ring on Towpath

  Massive tree in Stow tips over due to saturated ground; incoming rain will increase likelihood of more incidents

  Sandusky city officials ‘working as hard as possible’ to lower historically high water levels in Sandusky Bay

  Barberton city officials warning residents of floodwater dangers

  Firefighter shot and killed on duty leads to questions about job safety

  Lane closure on I-77 north into downtown expected to cause delays

  Ohio pastor, who called President Trump a ‘gangster’ in letter read on US House floor, getting death threats

  Fairlawn Rehab and Nursing Center to shutter after being ranked as one of country’s worst facilities

  Massillon fire chief, police officer rescue teens trapped in fast-moving water pipeline

  Woman who found Geauga’s Child 26 years ago speaks out as the case has been solved

  Bicyclists urge drivers to be aware following second serious accident in 3 weeks

  Woman charged with murder after leaving newborn in wooded area in Geauga County in 1993

  UPDATE: Northeast Ohio developer arrested after being accused of taking money for home construction and not delivering