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.
A fire sent emergency crews to a Swissvale apartment complex this afternoon.
A man accused of fatally striking his neighbor in the head while he was trying to break up a domestic dispute is heading to trial.
Three teenagers are facing serious charges in the alleged assault of four people over the weekend in Washington County.
Steelers fever was contagious, tailgaters wore their game faces for the home opener against the hated Cleveland Browns.
A fire sent emergency crews to Morton’s Steakhouse in Downtown Pittsburgh Saturday evening.
One man was killed when a mobile home went up in flames overnight in Fayette County.
An investigation is underway in Beaver County after school officials say a weapon was found in a kindergarten student’s backpack.
A lockdown has been lifted at Grove City College following the search for a suspect in an armed robbery in Mercer County.
He was called a hero. Security officer John Resetar was stabbed in the halls of Franklin Regional High School – he then helped take down the suspect.
Last night’s rain caused some flash flooding.
Reports of what was said by Steelers Running Back Le’Veon Bell by the arresting officers have come out, and Bell reportedly tried to plead ignorance when it comes to getting a DUI for being high.
Police say a woman was found dead after she got into a vicious argument with her boyfriend in Wilkins Township.
A mother accused of leaving her young son in a car while she went to the Rivers Casino was in court Friday.
A worker was injured in a fall at a construction site in Butler County Tuesday morning.
Dozens of people were taken into custody Monday morning as a major drug sweep continues.