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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Demolition Underway On Several Dilapidated Motels Outside Atlantic City

Demolition began this week on several empty motels along the Black Horse Pike, marking the end of an era many are happy to forget in the section of Egg Harbor Township known as West Atlantic City.


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Loss Of Power Costing Some Small Businesses Hundreds Of Thousands Of Dollars In South Jersey

The continued power outages caused by Tuesday’s thunderstorms are costing some area businesses a lot of money.


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NJ Police Investigate After Noose Found Inside Trash Truck By Black Employee

Police are investigating the origin of a noose discovered inside an Atlantic County trash truck by a black employee.



Rain Is A Welcome Sight For Farmers In New Jersey

Recent rain and more in the forecast is a welcome sight to farmers after the entire month of May produced barely more than one inch of rain in the Delaware Valley.


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Dead Dolphin Washes Ashore In North Wildwood Missing Half Of Its Body

It isn’t the ocean temperature giving some people goosebumps at the beach, it’s a picture circulating on social media of a baby dolphin missing half of its body from what appear to be shark bites in North Wildwood.


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Experts Reassure Swimmers That Sharks Pose Little Threat Of Attack At Jersey Shore

Captain Bill Howarth of the Ventnor City Beach Patrol says that one or two shark sightings a year are typical in city, but they almost never result in any harm.


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Police Investigating Vehicle Fires In Camden County

Anyone with information about these suspects should call the Camden County Police Department tip line at: (856) 757-7042.


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Dozens Of AC Firefighters March Urging Officials To Finalize Grant And Avoid Layoffs

Thursday dozens of Atlantic City firefighters and their families marched around City Hall urging officials to sign a federal grant that could fund 85 at-risk jobs for at least the next two years.


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Mystery Solved: Police Locate Owner Of Sculpture Found On Ventnor’s Boardwalk

The mystery of the head sculpture discovered six months ago on the Ventnor boardwalk came to a happy conclusion Wednesday.


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Flags Fly At Half Staff After NJ Trooper Killed In Crash

At New Jersey State Police’s Hamilton Station flags flew at half-staff Monday to honor fallen trooper Anthony Raspa.


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Questions Swirling Around Sexting Scandal At South Jersey High School

A stern warning from superintendent Christopher Kobik after police announced Tuesday criminal charges against 20 male students at Lower Cape May Regional for circulating nude photos of female students.


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NJ Congressman Announces Legislation Aimed At Helping Residents Impacted By Superstorm Sandy

Standing with Superstorm Sandy victims, New Jersey Congressman Tom MacArthur announced plans to help people still not able to get FEMA aid.


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Rebuilding Begins After Fire Damages Surf Shop In Ocean City

The ocean was unlocked and for the 12th year the business people plunged, but Memorial Day Weekend has a hollow feeling at one Ocean City store.


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Atlantic City Readies For Summer Season With Three Less Casinos

Riding a skateboard to illustrate the point – Mayor Don Guardian joked Thursday that a new surface on Atlantic City’s main drag Pacific Avenue means a smooth start to the summer season.


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Police Investigating After Jogger Attacked In Delaware Park

Newark Police are asking for help identifying a man who grabbed and groped a female graduate student out jogging Tuesday morning.