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, Cleve led breaking news coverage of Hurricane Sandy as it slammed the Outer Banks of North Carolina.  Previously, he 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.

Cleve’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.

Cleve 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 two boys.


Environmentalists Weigh In After Trump Admin. Proposes Seismic Surveying Along East Coast

Groups for and against oil exploration off the New Jersey and Delaware shores are weighing in on the Trump Administration’s plan to allow more seismic surveying.


Abington water main break

16-Inch Water Main Break Forces Evacuations In Abington

A 16-inch water main break has forced evacuations in Abington Township on Monday.


NJ Lawmaker Seeks Job Protection for Organ Donors

Six years ago when Shannon Cenci learned she had kidney disease, the Mercer County mother admits she was afraid.


Gregory Palante

Archdiocese: Priest Receives Package Believed To Be Illegal Drugs

The priest has been on a personal leave of absence.


Thousands Gather To See Blue Angels At This Year’s Millville Air Show

Thousands of people are expected to attend the two day event on May 27-28.

CBS 3–05/27/2017

Atlantic City Police Open High-Tech Surveillance Center

“Transparency is the key word and anytime you can have video documentation of what happened it is always much better for everyone,”

CBS 3–05/24/2017

Crews Continue Search For Missing Teen In Delaware River

Police say the 16-year-old boy was one of four teens who went into the river around 11 p.m. Friday near Pleasant Hill Park from the Linden Avenue Boat Ramp in Northeast Philadelphia.


Short NJ Strawberry Season Springs Into Action

It’s a little early, but New Jersey’s strawberry crop is red, ripe, and ready for picking.


Glassboro Home, 2 Cars Destroyed In Arson Fire

It happened in the 400 block of Hamilton Road in Glassboro, just before 4:30 a.m.


Mail Carriers Brave The Rain To Help The Hungry

Mail Carriers Brave The Rain To Help The Hungry

Mail carriers throughout the country are collecting bags of food for the 25th annual Stamp Out Hunger food drive.


Tyleeb Reese mugshot

Suspect Charged In Shooting Death Following 35-Hour-Long Standoff

Tyleeb Reese surrendered to police shortly after 5 p.m. Thursday.


Suspect Surrenders After 2-Day Standoff With Police In Trenton

A bystander, 56-year-old Robert Powell Jr., was shot and killed outside the home.


Police: 1 Dead, 3 Officers Injured In Trenton, Barricade Situation Ongoing

Trenton Police say as officers attempted to enter the residence they were met with gunfire and returned fire while backing outside.


NJ Woman Credited With Saving Student’s Life Wins ‘America’s Greatest School Nurse’

A New Jersey school nurse, who was credited with saving a student’s life, has won America’s Greatest School Nurse.


Vineland Businesses Deflated After Nail-Spreading Bandit Strikes Again

Police are searching for a man they say is throwing roofing nails onto driveways in Vineland.


Police ID Suspect Shot, Killed By Police Following Confrontation In Delaware

New Castle County Police have identified the man killed in an officer-involved shooting Wednesday afternoon.


Kensington High Students Tour Choice Bus: It’s Half Bus, Half Prison

Students at Kensington High School got a sneak peek at what life looks like when you make the wrong choices.


Expert Believes Trump’s Afghanistan Bombing Was Impulsive

-In authorizing the use of the “Mother of All Bombs” against ISIS, some experts believe President Trump could be focusing more on making statements that leading policy.


‘Beeping Eggs’ Make Easter Egg Hunting Possible For Blind 8-Year-Old Boy

Saint Miriam Parish, with the help from the Montgomery County Bomb Squad, made 50 beeping Easter Eggs for the visually impaired.


Katz JCC In Cherry Hill Gets $1 Million In Security Funding

Security took center stage today at the Katz Jewish Community Center in Cherry Hill.


New Jersey Targets Distracted Drivers After Rise In Deaths 

New Jersey will become one of the first states in the nation to send warning letters to distracted drivers.


A Perfect Catastrophe For Man In Cardiac Arrest, Dangling From Roof In Cape May

Brendan McBride says surviving a heart attack is one miracle, but the set of circumstances surrounding his attack made for somewhat of a perfect catastrophe.


NJ School Nurse Helps Spot Leukemia Symptoms In Kindergartner

A school nurse at Zane North Elementary School in Camden County is credited with saving a child’s life thanks to her quick instincts.


Electronic Glasses Open New World For Legally Blind South Jersey Boy

Nine-year-old John Paul Corman, who is legally blind, is now experiencing the world through a device called eSight.


Police: Child Fatally Struck By Vehicle Driven By Mother In Delaware County

Police say a 6-year-old was fatally struck by a vehicle driven by their mother in Chester, Delaware County.


South Jersey Vets Rallying To Bring More Awareness To Effects of Agent Orange

More than 100 fellow Vets held a rally last weekend in Wildwood demanding the Veterans Administration recognize and treat more health problems for Agent Orange.


Camden Mayor Dana Redd Moving On After Two Terms

After 2 terms Camden Mayor Dana Redd says she’s ready to move on.


Trump’s Executive Order To Ease EPA Restrictions Could Severely Impact NJ

President Trump’s executive order to ease EPA restrictions and his proposal to slash the agency’s budget could impact New Jersey more severely than most states.


NJ Homeland Security Reviewing Measures Following London Attack

New Jersey’s Homeland Security Office is reviewing its counter-terrorism measures in the wake of the community center threats and the London terror attack.


LeBron James Praises Good Samaritan Who Diffused Teen Fight In Atlantic City

The fisticuffs between two teenagers in South Jersey ends in friendship, thanks to an unsung hero.




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