Bob began his broadcasting career in 1979 at Beaver Falls radio station WBVP. From there, he went on to WKBN Radio in Youngstown. His first television job was also in Youngstown — at WYTV.
Since then, he’s worked at TV stations in Memphis, Louisville, Kentucky and Toledo, Ohio. Most recently, Bob spent three years as a General Assignment reporter and part-time anchor at the NBC affiliate in Kansas City.
During the Gulf War crisis, Bob also worked at KDKA-TV, providing hourly updates during the early morning hours.
After working at six television stations since 1982, Bob is finally fulfilling his dream of working as a reporter in his hometown — a goal that he set for himself “many years ago.”
A Langley High School graduate, Bob attended Penn State University and Point Park College. In addition to his son Ryan, Bob’s parents and four sisters also call Pittsburgh home.
Two football players for Indiana University of Pennsylvania are facing charges after a allegedly fighting and committing armed robbery near the campus Friday night.
Thousands ran through the city as part of the Great Race Sunday.
A woman escaped a fire that destroyed her house overnight, thanks to her dog.
She says she woke up just in time.
World-class runners have descended on Pittsburgh this weekend for the Richard S. Caliguiri City of Pittsburgh Great Race.
A 16-year-old girl is now charged as an adult after police say she poured gasoline on two school security guards and tried to set them on fire.
A hospitality trade group has joined four restaurants and a cleaning service in a lawsuit seeking to overturn a Pittsburgh ordinance requiring city employers to provide paid sick leave to employees.
Video from a neighbor’s cell phone caught a huge smokey fire at the Pitcairn Minimart on Wall Avenue Saturday night.
A lifeguard supervisor and former school employee is facing sexual assault charges.
The FAA is investigating after a drone was reported near the path of a plane that took off from Pittsburgh and was landing this morning at an airport in Florida.
Beaver County cyclists braved wet and cold conditions for a memorial bike ride on Route 51, near Aliquippa.
A man from Chippewa has been charged in the stabbing death of a woman at the Mulberry Lane apartments in New Brighton.
At least two people were injured after a large fight broke out at an Indiana County apartment complex.
Authorities say a man was taken into custody after a woman was stabbed to death during an altercation at a western Pennsylvania apartment building.
A man has been charged with criminal homicide in the death of his girlfriend, who authorities allege was killed in a drunken fight and then buried in his yard.
A Scottdale man faces several charges, accused of robbing a woman at a Mt. Pleasant car wash.