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.
Six people were shot overnight in the Strip District, one fatally.
A Gateway Clipper employee drowned early Sunday morning after jumping into the Monongahela River.
The 14-second video shocked the city, a young woman allegedly getting punched and beaten by a Pittsburgh Police officer during Pride Fest last month.
A local couple was in court Friday to face charges for leaving a baby in a car.
Emergency crews are expected to resume their search for a man who went missing after a jet ski overturned on the Allegheny River in Armstrong County.
Neighbors found 21-year-old Kevin Gibson slumped over in a bullet-riddled car on Hill Avenue in Wilkinsburg last night.
Half-a-dozen State Police officers were on the scene of a murder suicide in New Castle.
As Pittsburgh Police continue to search for a suspect, the jogger who was attacked and sexually assaulted behind her apartment in Friendship on Thursday afternoon is speaking out.
Investigators have made an arrest in what they are calling a “one-man crime spree.”
Police are investigating after a body was found floating in the Allegheny River Monday morning.
Police are looking for the person who fatally stabbed a 22-year-old man in Fineview.
Firefighters spent Saturday morning and afternoon responding to a very smokey fire in Beaver County.
Tens of thousands of people came to Point State Park waiting until dark for the skies to light up in one of the greatest fireworks shows ever over the skies of downtown Pittsburgh.
Two little girls were found unresponsive after a dresser fell on top of them Friday morning.
Butler County District Attorney Richard Goldinger has determined that a Pennsylvania State Police trooper was justified when he shot and killed a man outside his home in Butler Township last month.