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.
Officials in Monroeville are making changes following a shooting at the mall Saturday night.
Police are investigating after a man was found dead in Penn Hills.
A threatening note was found inside a local elementary school and police say they are not taking it lightly.
A man who allegedly shook his girlfriend’s daughter to death was in court this morning for a preliminary hearing.
A local teacher and former school board member accused of embezzling funds from the teacher’s union has turned himself into police.
Police are trying to track down the person who broke into a Butler City church and damaged it.
A pair of local college students have created a Black History Month exhibit they hope will have a positive impact on the community.
The preliminary hearing of a man accused of molesting children at a Butler County daycare was postponed Tuesday afternoon.
A young boy from Bethel Park, who lost his battle with a rare form of brain cancer, was laid to rest this morning.
The Pittsburgh Catholic Diocese celebrated a major milestone Sunday.
New details are emerging about an arson suspect, one day after his arrest following a fire that destroyed nearly an entire city block in Homestead.
A Beaver County laundromat was damaged by a four-alarm fire late Saturday night.
Authorities are investigating after four overnight fires in vacant homes in Westmoreland County.
A Rankin police officer who helped save a 3-year-old girl’s life after a crash is now trying to help raise money for her care.
A suspect has been taken into custody more than a year after a violent home invasion left an elderly woman injured in Fayette County.