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.
A Pennsylvania doctor accused of illegally killing a lion in April has a history of big game hunting while on safari in Africa.
Two people were killed in a fiery, one-vehicle crash that closed down 2nd Avenue overnight in the city.
Police are looking for the men who robbed a Bethel Park bank Friday.
Police are investigating after a car was stolen from the parking lot in Sandcastle and two other vehicles had items taken from inside them.
A house was destroyed by fire in Beaver County Monday morning.
The driver of a truck whose wheel came off and killed another motorist was found not guilty of the most serious charge Friday morning.
The trial for a driver of a truck whose wheel came off and killed another motorist last year began Tuesday morning.
University of Pittsburgh Police are investigating after a female was assaulted on campus.
One woman was killed and another escaped after their house went up in flames late Saturday night.
Police are investigating after a man was shot and killed in Clairton.
A bench warrant has been issued for the former borough manager of Munhall who is accused of embezzling thousands of dollars.
Police are investigating after a horse was shot and killed in Fayette County.
A woman was shot in the chest inside Kennywood Park Saturday night.
Sunday is the last day of the annual EQT Three Rivers Regatta.
We got a sneak peek today of Saturday’s July 4 fireworks.