Cleve Bryan


New Jersey Reporter Cleve Bryan joined CBS 3/CW Philly’s Eyewitness News team in July, 2013.

The Turnersville, New Jersey native returned to the Delaware Valley from WVEC-TV in Norfolk, Virginia where he has been a reporter and anchor since 2011. During his time reporting in Hampton Roads, Bryan led breaking news coverage of Hurricane Sandy as it slammed the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Previously, Bryan was a reporter at WCBD-TV in Charleston, South Carolina and at The Florida Channel in Tallahassee, Florida where his reporting was seen on PBS stations throughout the state. He began his career at WMGM-TV in Atlantic City in 2005 as a photographer/reporter and returned to the station from 2007 until 2009 as a reporter and back-up morning news anchor.

Bryan’s South Jersey roots run deep. A graduate of Washington Township High School, he spent five summers as a member of the Ocean City, New Jersey Beach Patrol training new lifeguards. He was also a Special Olympics volunteer coach for the Ocean City Stingrays Swim Team.

Bryan is a 2004 graduate of the University of Maryland where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in both Journalism and Spanish.

He and his wife, Nicole, have a son, Joshua.

Connect with Cleve Bryan on Twitter: @CleveBryan; and on Facebook: Cleve Bryan.

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Senators, Congressman Assess Winter Storm Damage At Jersey Shore

While social media is blowing up over Governor Christie’s comments, Senators Cory Booker and Robert Menendez, as well as Congressman Frank LoBiondo head south to lend a hand.



Some Wildwood Residents Struggle With Superstorm Sandy-Like Damage

New Jersey Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno and Commissioner Bob Martin, from the Department of Environmental Protection, toured several beach towns. In the end, the Jersey Shore could get federal disaster assistance.


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Puppy Found Frozen To Death Sparks Outrage In Atlantic County

Two dogs died as a result of being left in the cold and Atlantic County officials and residents are looking to make changes.


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Delaware Committee Wants To Improve Discharge Rules For Babies Born Exposed To Drugs

As the heroin and prescription drug epidemic continues to plague the Philadelphia region, experts in Delaware are looking to improve hospital discharge guidelines for infants exposed to drugs.


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Downingtown Off-Duty Firefighter Saves Life At A Local Gym

East Brandywine Deputy Fire Chief Joseph Edwards was 15 minutes into a workout when a man on the treadmill in front of him collapsed.


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Gloucester County College Offering Two New Programs To Help Ease Cost Of Education

Rowan College at Gloucester County announced two programs this week aimed at making college more affordable.



Low Gas Prices In New Jersey Spark Debate Over Gas Tax Increase

According to GasBuddy, after staying flat most of last week, the average price in New Jersey dropped another 4 cents this week to $1.79 per gallon, with many South Jersey stations even lower.


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Toms River Collecting Christmas Trees For Beach Dunes

If you’re finally ready to let your Christmas tree go, there is one New Jersey town that wants to give it a beachfront retirement.


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Penny Slot Machine Player Hits $3 Million Jackpot In Atlantic City

A penny slot machine produced a $3 million jackpot to one lucky gambler at the Trump Taj Mahal Casino.


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Parents Allegedly Left Kids In Vehicle While Inside Casino For Over An Hour

Parx security located the children, ages one, three and eight.


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Legal Expert: Cosby’s Self-Incriminating Deposition Carries Significant Weight

Cosby’s admission in a deposition about giving women quaaludes before having sex could be difficult for him to defend, according to legal expert Linda Dale Hoffa.


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Ring In 2016 With Family Friendly NYE Events In South Jersey

New Year’s Eve is just around the corner and many parents are looking for family friendly holiday activities. CBS 3’s Cleve Bryan is in South Jersey and has lots of suggestions.



Uber Partners With NJ NAACP To Drive Out Poverty

Ride-sharing company “Uber” is connecting with the New Jersey NAACP.


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Amtrak Demonstrates Its Newly Operational Train Safety System

Amtrak gave Eyewitness News’ Cleve Bryan a demonstration of a newly operational safety system they say forces trains to always travel under the speed limit.


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After 140 Years, Burlington County Animal Feed And Supply Store To Close Its Doors

After 140 years Kirby Bros animal feed and supply store announced it is closing at the end of the year.



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