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 Pulaski Township man was arrested Sunday after allegedly drove drunk right into a local bar.
A man who was hit and killed while riding his bicycle in Beaver County Friday night has been identified.
The family of a missing Pittsburgh man gathered for a candlelight vigil Saturday afternoon, where they pleaded for someone to come forward with information in the case.
Five football players from a state university in western Pennsylvania were arrested and suspended from the school after police say they beat and stomped a man outside an off-campus restaurant, then fled yelling “Football strong!” The victim was in intensive care Friday with severe brain trauma.
The West Virginia Mountaineers pulled off a shocking upset over No. 4 Baylor Saturday afternoon. However, the fans are making more headlines than the players on the field.
The official ribbon cutting was proof of a dream fulfilled.
Firefighters were on the scene of a deadly house fire in McKeesport.
Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback William Gay is working with a women’s shelter to promote the national debut of a mobile app designed to help victims of domestic violence.
Police are investigating after a shooting left one person dead in Carrick Monday morning.
An off-campus fraternity party celebrating a big homecoming win in California Borough was cut short after it became overcrowded and unruly.
During Zone 5 Day in the community, a plaque was presented to Cmdr. Timothy O’Connor.
It was the community’s way of thanking O’Connor for supporting efforts to bring the May 2013 murder of 15-month-old Marcus White to the community’s attention.
Students at Bethel Park High School arrived to find an increased police presence on campus Monday morning.
Police say a man was shot in Allentown and left two children behind in his car Sunday afternoon.
Two homes were damaged and at least one person injured after fire broke out in Beaver County.
A local teacher is facing charges after police say he arranged a meeting with a 15-year-old girl.