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.
State Police went to a home on Kepple Road in Buffalo Township to arrest 64-year-old Candace Kelly for alleged marijuana sales and distribution.
The parents of a 13-month-old boy were arrested on child abuse charges after the boy allegedly had broken bones, and a skull fracture.
After 36 years, the Richard S. Caliguiri City of Pittsburgh Great Race is one of the top cultural, social and fitness events in the region.
Fans just can’t get enough of the Pirates these days. The first baseball post-season in Pittsburgh in more than 20 years is really something to celebrate.
Police and SWAT are searching an area of South Strabane Township, where they’ve been engaged in a standoff since before midnight.
It was the “out” call heard around the National League. The Pirates not only won the game in Chicago, but the Washington Nationals lost to the Saint Louis Cardinals.
Some Pittsburgh Steelers fans are ready to throw in the Terrible Towel after last night’s discouraging 40-23 loss to the Chicago Bears.
Nearly 100 names are etched in stones around a small waterfall on the grounds of the Washington County courthouse.
A family is devastated after a father of four was shot and killed overnight just after leaving a bar on Pittsburgh’s North Side.
An apparent case of road rage involving a school bus is under investigation. Parents of the kids on the bus say they don’t like how the incident is being handled.
It was a day that some World War II veterans thought they would never live to see: the dedication and unveiling of Tuskegee Airman’s Memorial of Greater Pittsburgh.
Police are investigating after one person was killed in a shooting in Beaver Falls overnight.
A Lawrence County man accused in connection with the shooting death of his father over a cell phone bill has been held for trial.
Police are searching for suspects after a teen was shot in Grandview Park.
A new year and a new season gives Steelers fans lots of reasons to be hopeful and optimistic.