Lou Maglio

Fox 8 News Anchor

Lou can be seen weekdays as co-anchor of Fox 8 News at Six.

Lou Maglio came to WJW in 1994 as an anchor/reporter, serving as anchor of the morning and 5 p.m. newscasts. He later became the co-anchor of the 6 and 10 p.m. weekend editions of Fox 8 News.

Prior to joining Fox 8, Lou was an anchor at WEWS-TV in Cleveland from 1981-94. He was also a reporter and producer at WFMY-TV in Greensboro, N.C., from 1980-81. In 1977-80, Lou was a reporter at KCRG-TV in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, from 1977-80.

Lou graduated from Binghamton University in New York with a degree in mass communications. He also obtained his master's degree in journalism from the University of Missouri. Lou has won two Emmy Awards.

During his free time, Lou enjoys playing soccer and golf, gardening and working with computers. He resides on the west side of Cleveland with his wife and three sons -- Zach, CJ and Joey. Spending time with his family and their many activities is Lou's greatest passion.

Recent Articles

  • Suspect Gets Stuck in Vent During Bob Evans Break-in

    Posted on: 9:54 pm, April 16, 2014, by

    MANSFIELD, Ohio– A man busted at Bob Evans. Authorities said John Edmonds, 47, of Mansfield, climbed the roof and then...
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    John Edmonds (Courtesy: Richland County Sheriff's Department)
  • Lunch Scare: Student Releases Pepper Spray at School

    Posted on: 9:27 pm, April 14, 2014, by

    PARMA, Ohio– A student at Normandy High School will be disciplined for releasing pepper spray in the school cafeteria during...
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    normandy high school
  • Hollywood Moves East! ‘Draft Day’ Premieres in Cleveland

    Posted on: 10:06 pm, April 8, 2014, by

    CLEVELAND–Hollywood has its red carpet. Cleveland had its orange carpet on Tuesday night. The movie ‘Draft Day’ was filmed in...
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    DRAFTDAY
  • ‘Took My Breath Away’: Former Navy SEAL Talks About Shooting

    Posted on: 10:39 pm, April 1, 2014, by

    BATH TWP., Ohio–Police are looking for witnesses as they investigate the shooting of a former Navy SEAL in a Bath...
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  • A First: Yvonne Pointer to Receive FBI Honor Again

    Posted on: 8:08 pm, April 1, 2014, by

    CLEVELAND– A prestigious honor will be given to one of the most dedicated people in Cleveland. Yvonne Pointer will become...
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    Yvonne Pointer
  • Caged Kids Reach $2 Million Settlement With Stark County & Insurers

    Posted on: 10:03 pm, March 3, 2014, by , updated on: 10:11pm, March 3, 2014

    CANTON, OH –  A Northeast Ohio county reached a $2 million settlement with children who were found kept in cages...
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    Kids in Cages
  • Kidney Transplant An Emotional Trip for Coaches

    Posted on: 10:14 pm, January 22, 2014, by , updated on: 11:01pm, January 22, 2014

    ROCKY RIVER, Ohio — A close bond between two coaches at Lutheran West High School in Rocky River is now...
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  • Ford Avon Lake Losing Jobs

    Posted on: 9:51 pm, January 14, 2014, by

    AVON LAKE, OH – More job layoffs than expected are coming to the Ford Ohio Assembly Plant in Avon Lake....
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  • Imperial Avenue Memorial Unveiled

    Posted on: 9:48 pm, December 19, 2013, by , updated on: 10:01pm, December 19, 2013

    CLEVELAND – A memorial to the victims of Anthony Sowell on Imperial Avenue was unveiled Thursday evening. Sowell was convicted...
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    Imperial Ave. Memorial
  • Vigil Held for Young Sisters Killed in Blaze

    Posted on: 10:23 pm, December 13, 2013, by and

    CLEVELAND — Family members and friends are mourning the loss of two small children in a deadly house fire Thursday...
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  • Local College Honors Nelson Mandela

    Posted on: 9:34 pm, December 9, 2013, by

    UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, Ohio- John Carroll University paid tribute to Nelson Mandela with a special service in Saint Francis Chapel on...
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  • Local Cancer Patient Cried When Mentioned in President’s Speech

    Posted on: 10:45 pm, December 3, 2013, by , updated on: 11:54pm, December 3, 2013

    POLAND, Ohio– President Obama highlighted the story of a 23-year-old cancer patient from Poland, Ohio in his speech promoting the...
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