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.
Opening arguments began this morning in the trial of a bride who’s accused of shooting and killing her niece last year.
Police officers headed to the scene of a car accident ended up finding more than they expected overnight.
A man is recovering in the hospital after he was spotted running down the street while on fire in Uptown.
A Lawrence County man made it pretty easy for police to identify him after a home invasion last week.
A woman is facing charges after dropping her 5-month-old child several times in Downtown Pittsburgh Sunday night.
Rain and ice jams are causing a variety of flooding concerns around the area.
A house fire in Beaver County left one woman and her pets dead early Sunday morning.
Downtown Pittsburgh has gone green this weekend.
A Millvale Police officer found guilty of violating a suspect’s civil rights by repeatedly zapping him with a stun gun, even after he was handcuffed, was sentenced Friday morning.
A man accused in a murder-for-hire plot in which investigators say he tried to have his unborn child killed was due in court Tuesday.
Robert Morris University basketball player Stephan Bennett was arrested over the weekend on the South Side.
State Police shot a man in Butler Township, after they say he aimed a rifle at them.
First responders were called to a house in Westmoreland County after an SUV crashed into the dining room.
Police are investigating after a mother and baby were found dead in their apartment Friday morning.
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.