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Todd can be seen on the No. 1-rated Fox 8 News in the Morning program weekdays from 5 to 9 a.m.

A native of northeast Ohio, Todd Meany especially enjoys delivering the news to the good people of his hometown market.

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.

When he's not working, he spends most of his time with his lovely wife Joy and their three sons, except during football season, when his fantasy league gets a bit of his attention.

Todd also plays harmonica and sings with his band, Ace Molar. His favorite movies are "The Blues Brothers" and "Caddyshack." His favorite food items are the turkey sandwich at Panini's and the carnitas burrito from Chipotle.

Todd says he loves being home in northeast Ohio with his family and friends

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    Asleep at the wheel? ‘Sleep deprived’ Todd Meany puts driving skills to the test

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — It’s something many of us can relate to: driving while tired. You obviously drive better when you’re well-rested, but how bad do you drive when you haven’t slept for a whole day? As part of Fox 8’s Sleep Week, our Todd Meany didn’t sleep for 24 hours and then took a driving test at a closed driving track with an expert to see how he fared. The results may surprise you. Watch the video player above for […]

  • Wine and Gold Scrimmage to attract crowds 20K strong

    LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love … all on the same court. The public will get to see it for the first time Wednesday at the Wine and Gold Scrimmage. Tickets were free and attracted some 20,000 fans. The current Cavaliers roster will be split in half for two 20-minute halves. The Cavalier Girls, Scream Team and Moon Dog will be there.  Fan activities and giveaways will also be part of the event. Seating is first come, first served, […]

  • Post prison break: A look at ‘minimum-medium’ security facility housing T.J. Lane

    LIMA, Ohio — Convicted Chardon shooter T.J. Lane is back in custody after escaping from Allen Oakwood Correctional Institution Thursday night. He wasn’t alone — Lane, 19, was with two other inmates: Clifford Opperud and Lindsey Bruce.  The three escaped around 7:40 p.m. by apparently scaling a fence. Bruce was caught near a church off of Blue Lick Road not long after. Lane was captured around 1:20 a.m. about 100 yards away from the prison. Opperud was arrested around 4:22 […]

  • Lawsuit possible after plane crash that killed CWRU students

    CLEVELAND — New information on the plane crash that killed four Case Western Reserve University students. Attorneys for one of the students are considering suing a fraternity and the owners of the plane. Attorneys representing Abraham Pishevar have filed the court documents. He is the freshman from Rockville, Maryland killed in late August in the Willoughby Hills plane crash near the Cuyahoga County Airport. The family believes that the flight may have been part of recruitment for the Zeta Beta […]

  • Courtesy: Hanover County Public Schools via MGN Online

    CMSD students go back to school with new transportation opportunities

    CLEVELAND —  It’s a big day for many children in the city of Cleveland, and there are plenty of new things happening in the Cleveland Metropolitan School District. The bulk of Cleveland students woke up Wednesday for the first day of the 2014-2015 school year. A couple of schools returned to class on Monday, there are also four year-round schools that started in late July, and 14 other schools will start Aug. 18. The idea is to finish up the […]

  • Lucky winners receive 23 prizes in St. Jude Dream Home giveaway event

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — Thursday was an amazing day at Fox 8 News: we gave away the 2014 St. Jude Dream Home and many other fabulous prizes. Starting at 6 a.m., it was one lucky winner after the other. There was a total of 23, and every prize was donated, including the $530,000 dream home — all for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. **For a list of all prizes and winners, click here** In all, our viewers raised $1.5 million in […]

  • Meet The New ‘Star’ of Salem

    It was the coolest thing she has done in her 41 years of life. Wendi Watson, of Columbia Station, was the grand prize winner in a nationwide “Salem” sweepstakes. She recently went to Shreveport, Louisiana to be on the set for the filming of “Salem,” complete with airfare, hotel and spending money for the three-day trip. Watch Todd Meany’s story above to hear about her experience. You can catch “Salem” every Sunday at 10 p.m. on WGN America.

  • Victim of Block Party Shooting Identified

    One officer continued to patrol a neighborhood early Monday morning after a large fight

  • ‘Never Give Up Hope': DeJesus, Berry Speak at Hope Awards

    WASHINGTON, D.C.– Amanda Berry and Gina DeJesus  were honored tonight at the annual Hope Awards in Washington, D.C. for their courage and resilience surviving over ten years in captivity. Both women had the same message: never give up hope. Tonight’s ceremony marked the first time that the two have been seen since Governor Kasich’s State of the State address in February and the first time they gave a public statement since the one they released in July. It was exactly […]

  • Another Way the Seymour Survivors Made an Immediate Impact

    People were inspired by the rescue of Amanda, Gina and Michelle, and although it sounds somewhat...

  • ‘Dead Giveaway': Getting to Know The Real Charles Ramsey

    CLEVELAND- Rule number one about Charles Ramsey, he is much smarter than you think. “Intelligence coming from something that doesn’t look intelligent to people is frightening, and I like to scare the s*#$ out of people,” said Ramsey. Rule number two, don’t call him Charles Ramsey. “Cause if you call me Charles, you don’t know me. If you call me Chuck, you know of me. Talking about the people that call me Charles, that’s who this book is for.” The […]

  • Seymour Survivors Inspire New Fight

    Year after year, the family of Gina DeJesus rallied to make sure no one forgot. They stayed strong.