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.
One man is in the hospital after police shot him during a chase in Fayette County overnight.
An Ellwood City bus company has suspended a school bus driver, pending the investigation into how a student was dragged by the bus for nearly a block in Lawrence County.
One local teen is at a magistrate’s office and the other in the hospital after a shooting.
A woman was killed when she slammed into the back of a Pittsburgh Public Works truck in Harrison Township.
A Westmoreland County dock was destroyed Sunday morning after large chunks of ice broke free from an ice jam on the Allegheny River.
As soon as Penn State University made it official, callers began lighting up the phone lines this morning on 93-7 The Fan, ready to give their opinions on the new head coach of the Nittany Lions.
Huge chunks of ice that created navigation problems on the Allegheny River have prompted the National Weather Service to issue a Flood Watch.
When Washington Township firefighters arrived on the scene of a house fire on Beech Road Tuesday morning, they had to deal with a house fully engulfed in flames, live wires on the ground and bitter cold temperatures.
A huge hole partially filled with water in the middle of Johnston Road in Penn Hills is the source of Carol Chilcoat’s latest nightmare.
Mayor-Elect Bill Peduto showed up at the City-County Building with a bucket and bible.
A school bus and car have crashed in the Memorial Park area of New Kensington.
A local woman has filed a lawsuit against Allegheny County saying that her life will never be the same after she was arrested.
Thousands of items and thousands of dollars have been collected for the victims of a weekend fire in Vandergrift.
Officials are investigating after a fire broke out in the attic of a Natrona Heights house.
Nearly 150 firefighters from three counties spent hours battling a fast-moving fire that destroyed three houses and damaged two others in Westmoreland County.