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.
The 18-year-old suspect wanted in connection to the fatal Arnold shooting from earlier this week turned himself in Thursday night.
Disturbing allegations against a man accused of sexually assaulting more than a half dozen girls.
State police are investigating a tour bus crash on I-70 in Washington County that sent more than two dozen passengers to the hospital and backed up traffic for hours.
Seven families escaped a four-alarm fire that destroyed multiple homes in Scott Township early Saturday morning.
Police are investigating after two suspects robbed a White Oak bank Saturday morning.
The family of a bicyclist killed by a hit-and-run driver is finally getting justice, nearly 14 months after the accident.
An organization that represents thousands of congregations in the Pittsburgh area has come out in a proposal by Mayor Bill Peduto to bring Syrian refugees to Pittsburgh.
After nearly a month, students went back to school today in Peters Township.
Officials at Youngstown State University are trying to figure out who painted pro-ISIS messages on a well-known rock.
The Wood Street T station was evacuated Monday morning because of a suspicious package.
It was a day of reconciliation and building trust between the African-American community and the Pittsburgh Police Bureau.
Firefighters pulled a man from his burning home Friday night in McKeesport, but the man later died at the hospital.
Two local college football players have been kicked off the team for their alleged involvement in an armed robbery, and they aren’t the only ones charged.
Highland Park was the sight for a gathering of Pittsburgh’s small-French community.
Animal cruelty charges have been filed after police say they found evidence of a dogfighting operation at a local home.