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.
Three people were taken to area hospitals after a Sunday morning fire in Chartiers.
Three people are dead, including two high school football players, and four people were injured, including two children, after a head-on crash between an SUV and pickup truck late Friday night in Mercer County.
Officials are on the scene of a major gas leak in Lawrence County.
A Braddock woman is thanking police officers for saving her life after they rescued her from a fire last night.
Travelers across the country are still feeling the impact of Friday’s shooting at Los Angeles International Airport.
The Homewood branch of the Carnegie Library was evacuated this morning after the building filled with smoke.
One of the residents of a Roscoe apartment building that caught fire this summer, is now charged with setting it.
There are new details in a murder along the East Busway.
A former Pittsburgh Public Schools police officer is scheduled to be sentenced Tuesday afternoon.
Police are investigating after two people were shot and killed in Homewood early Sunday morning.
A national organization dedicated to enhancing the lives of children did something special in Duquesne today. They put up a playground in a just a day.
Police are searching for information on a person who shot and killed a man at a Beaver Falls bar.
There are new details about a man accused of sexually assaulting a young girl on several occasions at several locations.
While Moon Township Police were evacuating residents from the neighborhood, they discovered 61-year-old Willie Amend’s marijuana growing operation in his house next door to the explosion.
West Virginia authorities are trying to find the source of a natural gas explosion that destroyed a home on Elderville Road near Follansbee Friday, killing 13-year-old Hannah Mozingo and injuring her mother, father and sister.