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.
State police say a teen driving an all-terrain vehicle that crashed, killing a 16-year-old passenger, could face charges – as could someone who apparently helped move the ATV from the crash scene.
Police are investigating a shooting at a Strip District night club that happened overnight.
Crews battled a deadly fire in Moon Township overnight.
State Police have been notified after a hit list was found at a Washington County middle school earlier this month.
Firefighters battled flames at a salon in Jeannette Sunday morning.
It’s no surprise, the continual snowfall Saturday morning made a mess for drivers on the roads.
The owner of seven dogs is facing charges after the animals were found in the backyard in the extreme cold.
Sunday was an especially difficult day for people who work and live outside.
A Hill District church was significantly damaged and a firefighter injured after it caught fire overnight.
Firefighters were on the scene of a three-alarm blaze in Bloomfield Saturday morning.
A fire in Washington County over the weekend destroyed a number of collectible cars worth nearly $1 million. The owner had insurance, but the cars cannot be replaced.
A horse in Washington County was euthanized after becoming stuck on a hillside in Washington County Tuesday morning.
Officials in Monroeville are making changes following a shooting at the mall Saturday night.
Police are investigating after a man was found dead in Penn Hills.
A threatening note was found inside a local elementary school and police say they are not taking it lightly.