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.


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.


Police Union Files Lawsuit After State Announces Pay Cuts For Atlantic City Police

The police union, which represents officers in Atlantic City, has filed a lawsuit against the state after a chilling letter from the Governor Chris Christie announces pay cuts for police officers.


Police Launch Investigation After School Hockey Game Ends With On-Ice Brawl

Video from the arena shows four Ridley players throwing punches at their opponents.


Local Child Predator Task Force Working Hard To Fight Human Trafficking In Area

Human trafficking is a growing problem — one that people may not know is happening right here in our community.


Surveillance Video Captures Alleged Drunk Driver Slamming Into Bucks County Landmark

A Bucks County tavern hit by an alleged drunk driver has a history of endurance and defiance.


Hundreds Gather In Support Of Trump At ‘Spirit For America’ Rally In Bucks County

“Spirit of America” rallies were held throughout the country on Saturday, including in Bucks County. The gatherings were to show support for President Donald Trump.


Cherry Hill School East Welcomes Broadway Star Following Musical Controversy

“It is an ugly word, it’s not a word to use, its not appropriate to use the word,”Brian Stokes Mitchell told students.


Camden Charter School Not Renewed By State

The state’s Department of Education announced Thursday that the Camden Community Charter School was not renewed “due to continued low academic performance.”


Christie Unveils Final New Jersey Budget Proposal As Governor

The current fiscal year’s $34.5 billion budget expires June 30.


Hundreds Rally In Center City To Save Affordable Care Act

The crowd included doctors and nurses…


Jackpot Winning Ticket Sold In Indiana, $2M Winning Ticket Sold In NJ

The winning numbers for the Powerball jackpot are in and an Indiana ticketholder won the $435.3 million prize.


Bald Eagles Make Home Near Major New Jersey Expressway

Witnesses say the nest has been in the woods between Whitman Square and the Atlantic City Expressway for several years.


Spring-Like Feb. Temperatures Threaten Blossoms, Leaving Farmers Worried

A couple more February days of temperatures in the 60’s or 70’s and fruit trees in South Jersey could suffer from producing blossoms too soon.


Polar Bear Weekend In Sea Isle Set For Wacky Fun, Special Cause

For the 23rd year, Sea Isle makes frigid fun with a polar plunge and related activities that draws tens of thousands of visitors.


Holocaust Survivor Shares Story Of Going From Concentration Camp To U.S. Army

96-year-old Ernest Kaufman from Lumberton New Jersey has a life story that could rival any Oscar-winning script.


Drive-By Shooting With Armor-Piercing Pellet Gun Under Investigation In South Jersey

Authorities are now searching for the shooter.


Shock Wears Off, Reality Sets In For $5.2M NJ Lottery Winners

The shock is wearing off and a sweet new reality is setting in for Sam and Kathy who won Monday’s Pick Six jackpot of $5.2 million.


Dozens Of Puppies Treated After Deadly Virus Scare Shuts Down Pet Store

More than 70 puppies are now getting the kind of care officials in Burlington County say should have been provided all along.


NJ Drug Addiction Hotline Gaining Traction After Gov. Christie TV Spot

Since his State of the State address in January, New Jersey Governor Christ Christie has been promoting the 1-844-REACH- NJ drug addiction hotline and a new TV ad is helping it gain traction.


Community Shaken As 4 Sought In Brutal Attack On Man In Philly

Police in Philadelphia are searching for four people seen on video attacking a man earlier this month.


Victim Identified In Fatal West Philadelphia Hit And Run

Family have now identified the victim of a a fatal hit and run that took place in West Philadelphia on Friday night.




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