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.


Officials: 3,500-Acre Forest Fire Fully Contained In New Jersey

A fire in a remote part of New Jersey’s Wharton State Forest continues to burn, but officials say it is now fully contained.


Vargas brothers

2 Brothers Drown In South Jersey Lake

Police say a man fishing on the lake found the two bodies submerged in the water.


Tribe’s Lawsuit Over Recognition To Advance

A legal battle between the Lenape Tribe and the State of New Jersey could come to a conclusion in the near future.


Families Beating The Heat At Lake Kandle In Washington Township

Better to splash it out than sweat it was the theme at Lake Kandle as temperatures soared.


Police Department Takes Steps To Protect Their K-9’s From Drug Overdoses

The Evesham Police Department is taking steps to protect their K-9’s from drug overdoses.


Atlantic City Casino Launches Daily Fantasy Sports

The worlds of fantasy sports and casino gambling have collided in a new venture by Resorts Casino.


Doylestown Native P!nk To Kick Off Atlantic City’s Summer Beachfest Concert Series

Atlantic City kicks off its Summer Beachfest Concert Series Wednesday night with a performance by Doylestown native and three-time Grammy winner P!nk. 


Portuguese Man O’ War Washes Up On South Jersey Beach

A tropical visitor with a nasty greeting has arrived at the Jersey Shore.


EPA’s Cleanup Of Contaminated Soil Could Displace Some West Deptford Residents

The EPA’s cleanup of contaminated soil could leave some residents displaced.


Body Of Missing Teen Swimmer Recovered In Hamilton Township

Crews confirm they have recovered the body of a teenage swimmer who got swept away in the water in Hamilton Township. 


Death Investigation Near South Jersey Brewery

Police Investigate Fatal Shooting Near South Jersey Brewery

Authorities are investigating a death near a South Jersey Brewery Wednesday.


Camden High School Hosts Final Graduation

The last graduates to complete their schooling at “Castle on the Hill” received their diplomas on Tuesday.


Atlantic City search

2 Swimmers Presumed Dead After Going Missing In Atlantic City

The Coast Guard and local responders suspended the search Friday at 11 a.m.


Camden County Uses Fish To Battle Mosquitoes

Camden County plans to distribute more than 200,000 fathead minnows throughout the county and to neighboring counties this summer.


Officials Warning About The Dangers Of Quarry Swimming

According to the New Jersey Division of Water Supply and Geoscience the state has nearly 900 active and abandoned surface quarries.


NJ Community Holds Walk To Honor Autumn Pasquale

“It’s a tough road and it still is, the important thing is that we continue to move forward,” Pasquale said Saturday afternoon.

CBS 3–06/10/2017

NJ Fishermen Battle Federal Regulators To Keep Flounders

The DEP has rejected the 19-inch recommendation by the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission’s Summer Flounder Management Board…


Court Battles Leave New Jersey Residents Surprised At Shabby Look Of Their Statehouse

Several lawmakers have sued Governor Christie’s Office after it had a state agency sell bonds to finance the project without voter or legislative approval.


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.




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