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.
Seven players and their coach were ejected when a fight broke out at a high school football game.
When they showed up to play New Castle last night, the visiting Central Valley Warriors headed straight for the middle of the field. There, they jumped up and down on the Hurricanes’ logo while facing the New Castle bench.
Police need your help tracking down a suspect who stole a wallet from a Washington church.
In a move that changes the landscape of high school sports, the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association approved a measure that would expand high school football classifications from four to six.
The McKeesport School District has added several new safety measures since a student died in front of a school last month.
A suspect about to be arraigned on theft charges had to be re-arrested minutes later after he somehow slipped out of a holding cell.
Two people had to be pulled from a car after a high-speed chase suspect rammed into their vehicle.
Two football players for Indiana University of Pennsylvania are facing charges after a allegedly fighting and committing armed robbery near the campus Friday night.
Thousands ran through the city as part of the Great Race Sunday.
A woman escaped a fire that destroyed her house overnight, thanks to her dog.
She says she woke up just in time.
World-class runners have descended on Pittsburgh this weekend for the Richard S. Caliguiri City of Pittsburgh Great Race.
A 16-year-old girl is now charged as an adult after police say she poured gasoline on two school security guards and tried to set them on fire.
A hospitality trade group has joined four restaurants and a cleaning service in a lawsuit seeking to overturn a Pittsburgh ordinance requiring city employers to provide paid sick leave to employees.
Video from a neighbor’s cell phone caught a huge smokey fire at the Pitcairn Minimart on Wall Avenue Saturday night.
A lifeguard supervisor and former school employee is facing sexual assault charges.