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 man is facing charges for allegedly breaking into an Allentown daycare in order to steal food.
It was appropriate for the morning service at Grace Life Church in Monroeville to open with a song from Monroeville police officer Jim Markol.
For years, police had no suspects very and few clues in the murder of 76-year old Myrtle McGill.
A woman is facing charges after a child fell off a second floor balcony in Homewood on Monday.
Officials are investigating after two dogs were poisoned with treats laced with anti-freeze in Westmoreland County.
Family members, friends and some of Hollywood’s biggest stars came to Pittsburgh to remember actor Bill Nunn on Sunday.
Community leaders in Aliquippa are calling for an end to violence after three teenagers were charged with homicide in connection with the shooting deaths of two of their peers.
A former youth basketball coach is headed to trial on charges he sexually assaulted two teenage girls.
A security guard was fired from the Beaver Valley nuclear power station after officials say the guard lied to investigators.
Beaver County authorities have identified Aliquippa High School student Lawrence D. Reddick as the suspect in the fatal shooting of a 16-year-old male last Thursday.
One man is in custody in connection to an attempted kidnapping that took place in South Fayette on Friday, but authorities are still searching for the second suspect.
Hazmat crews have been called to investigate at a neighborhood in Wexford.
State police say a western Pennsylvania man had two homemade bombs in his home when they went to arrest him on an unrelated warrant.
A welcome sight for thousands of South Hills commuters: the T’s Red Line through Beechview is back in full operation.
An employee at a Sheetz in Butler County is being credited with helping a woman who overdosed inside the business this morning.