Todd anchors Fox 8 News on weekend mornings, and can be seen on the No. 1-rated Fox 8 News in the Morning program weekdays from 4:30-10:00 a.m.
Todd grew up in Brook Park and now lives in Fairview Park with his wife, Joy, and their three sons.
Todd has been with Fox 8 News since November of 2000. Prior to joining Fox 8, he served as both reporter and anchor for WTOL-TV in Toledo, Ohio. Before that, he spent a few years working at WOAY-TV in Beckley, W.Va.
Todd is a graduate of Midpark High School and Bowling Green State University.
Todd also plays harmonica and sings with the Ace Molar band.​

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    It could be yours: Tickets for St. Jude Dream House on sale tomorrow

    You know the old saying, you can’t win, if you don’t play. If you think your chances of winning the St.Jude Dream Home are slim think again. Four Northeast Ohio residents heard their names called in the annual drawing. As FOX 8’s Todd Meany shows us in the video above, with 20 thousand tickets for sale tomorrow, Thursday February 23, everyone has a chance to win. Here is the number to call beginning Thursday morning: 1-800-834-5786. At that time, you can […]

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    Who are Wayne, Kristi, Stefani, Kenny and Scott?

    You see them everyday in your home but who are Wayne Dawson, Kristi Capel, Stefani Schaefer, Scott Sabol and Kenny Crumpton really? The FOX 8 staff will soon be revealing personal information about themselves. Wayne, Kristi, Stefani, Scott and Kenny recently submitted saliva samples to, the largest online family history resource. They will join the three million people that have already begun the search for their family history. FOX 8’s Todd Meany interviewed all 5 of the Morning Show […]

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    Organization speaks against funding plans for renovations at Quicken Loans Arena

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — Another local group is joining the fight against plans to renovate Quicken Loans Arena. The Cuyahoga County Progressive Caucus held a news conference on Friday. They are joining the Greater Cleveland Congregations Organization who recently demonstrated outside the Q. The groups are concerned that millions of dollars are being pumped into the downtown area while other areas of Cleveland aren’t getting the same economic attention. In December, the Cavs and the county announced a $140 million plan to […]

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    ‘They didn’t give up on me and I’m not giving up on them’: Amanda Berry joins FOX 8 to help find missing persons

    CLEVELAND- The FOX 8 family is growing. Northeast Ohio abduction survivor and missing persons advocate Amanda Berry has joined the Fox 8 News team as the new host of an award-winning missing persons segment. As host of the daily feature entitled “Missing,” Berry will report the identity and details of missing persons from Northeast Ohio.  A different missing person will be featured each day. Berry will tell the individual story and circumstances of the missing person and how Fox 8 viewers […]

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    Former Richfield police officer sentenced for ‘Shop With a Cop’ fraud

    RICHFIELD- A former Richfield police officer has been sentenced for taking money from a ‘Shop with a Cop’ program. 41-year-old Michael Simmons, of Stow,  pleaded guilty to grand theft charges back in October. According to the Ohio Attorney General’s Office, Simmons spent more that $26,000 between 2011 to 2016 on sports tickets, electronics, tools and clothing. Simmons was in Summit County Commons Pleas court this morning where he was sentenced to 2 years probation, 500 hours of community service and […]

  • My dad, Berni Rich,  was a commercial photographer from the 1950's until the early 2000's. He ran Score Photographers here in Cleveland. He took a few pictures of Dick over the years. I know he has a really young photo of Dick from the 1960's, but I cant find it. I was able to find this one from 1977.
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    Thanks for the memories: Viewers share stories of Dick Goddard as the legend retires

    CLEVELAND, Ohio– It’s a bittersweet day here at FOX 8. Tonight is Dick Goddard‘s final forecast during FOX 8 News at 6 p.m. There are so many wonderful stories and photos that our viewers are sending in — memories of Mr. Goddard.  One person shared a photo of Dick from 1977; another person shared a photo of her son meeting Dick Goddard during a weather calendar signing. **Watch Todd’s video above for more; share your memory and photo, here** Dick […]

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    The musical side of Dick Goddard

    CLEVELAND– For the next few weeks, we are looking back at the amazing career of legendary meterologist Dick Goddard. We all know Mr. G loves the four-foots and the weather, but there’s another passion of his he continues to embrace. Todd Meany has more about Dick’s love of music in the video player above. More stories celebrating Dick Goddard here

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    Buyer beware: Attorney General issues warning about World Series ticket scam

    CLEVELAND- A warning to Cleveland Indians’ fans hoping to score tickets to the World Series. Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine is warning fans to beware of ticket scams ahead of the World Series, which begins Tuesday at Progressive Field. The Cavs also have their home opener the same night. World Series ticket prices skyrocketed after Cleveland eliminated Toronto in the American League Championship Series on Wednesday night. “This is a very exciting time for Cleveland,” Attorney General DeWine said. “It’s […]

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    Fox 8’s Todd Meany: my day as a food judge at the Food Truck Challenge

    WESTLAKE, OH – Imagine more than 30 food trucks – filled with burgers and wraps and desserts – all in one place. And now imagine getting to eat all that food because you are there to judge all that food! Fox 8’s Todd Meany was out at Crocker Park’s 2nd annual Food Truck Challenge on Saturday, with the enviable position of being a judge in the food competition. It’s a tough job, but Todd was up for it, diving in […]

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    Ezzy’s empire: Cleveland man gets recurring role on ‘Empire’

    Movies, television and music videos– a young Cleveland man is doing it all. His latest venture is a recurring role on the hit TV show “Empire.” FOX 8’s Todd Meany has more on Ezzy in the video above. More on “Empire” here.

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    Plugged in: schools require sex ed, but why not financial ed?

    CLEVELAND – Public schools start teaching students sex ed as early as 5th grade. In fact the curriculum is required in many states. But financial education – spending, borrowing, saving for college and retirement – isn’t. Only 17 states require any personal finance classes, and then for only one or two years. The result is that the U.S. ranks 14th — behind Israel, Canada, Australia, Singapore and much of Europe — in financial literacy. That’s according to a huge survey of over […]

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    ‘Nuns on the Bus’ bring lemonade and listening to Philly for DNC

    PHILADELPHIA– In the middle of the high temperatures and commotion of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, there is an oasis. It comes in the form of a wagon and small paper cups of lemonade at 12th and Market streets. A group of nuns traded in their habits for purple shirts to spread their message of home. “Just asking people what are their fears and hopes for this nation,” Sister Mary Ellen said. She is part of “Nuns on the Bus.” […]