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 at a Robinson Township boathouse destroyed 40 boats, causing hundreds of thousands of dollars’ worth of damage.
A Pittsburgh woman has been convicted of stealing her neighbor’s dog and having it euthanized.
Crews are working to repair a water main break that is affecting several businesses in Ross Township.
Police are hoping a sketch will help in identifying the person whose remains were found in Economy Borough earlier this month.
Two people were injured in a car wash explosion Sunday morning in Washington County.
About 100 people showed up Saturday morning to search for a missing South Side man.
Police are asking for help to find the person who shot and killed a dog and left its body along a road in North Braddock.
A teenager missing since the end of November has been found dead in Wilkinsburg.
Matt Klutka thinks he’s a lucky man even though he’s been fighting cancer for a year.
A man was shot multiple times by police after trying to flee from officers and damaging cars and private property in the process.
A Port Vue Police officer was injured after being hit by a suspected drunk driver Friday morning.
Police are looking for a man accused of shaking his girlfriend’s baby so severely it was in the ICU at Children’s Hospital.
A driver of a truck whose wheel came off and killed another motorist last month will head to trial.
Four teens are being charged in connection with a local high school football player’s death.
Emergency crews were called out to a home in Fayette County after a car crashed through a house Monday morning.