Cleveland TV Veteran Navigates New Career as Author

By Andrew Gauthier 

The Plain Dealer

Neil Zurcher made “one-tank trip” a household phrase when he hosted a local travel segment for WJW Channel 8 for 25 years.

Now retired from WJW and living in Bay Village with his wife, Bonnie, Zurcher, 74, is cruising the information highway with two blogs. (Onetanktrips is about fun excursions; Northeast Ohio TV Memories is about classic local television.)

He’s also the author of four books. His newest is titled, “Tales From the Road: Memoirs From a Lifetime of Ohio Travel, Television and More” More…