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 preliminary hearing was set for six suspended football players from a state-owned university in western Pennsylvania charged with beating and stomping a man outside an off-campus restaurant, then yelling “Football strong!” as they drove away.
Hundreds raced along the North Shore Sunday to honor police officers killed in the line of duty.
There’s a big show of support here in Pittsburgh this weekend for Pennsylvania State Police and the families of the two troopers who were shot in an ambush earlier this year on the other side of the state.
There are new details today as the investigation continues into the death of a freshman who was found unresponsive in a fraternity house earlier this week.
Under the lease agreement, EQT will explore 170 acres owned by the East Allegheny School District for natural gas drilling.
A convicted sex offender is accused of Megan’s Law violations for allegedly contacting a boy on social media and arranging meetings that led to sex.
The 95th Annual Veterans Day Parade in Downtown Pittsburgh gave many people an opportunity to say thank you to the men and women who have served their country in peacetime and in war.
Corey Ford, a California University of Pennsylvania football player, had a bond hearing Friday afternoon in connection with the assault of a West Chester man.
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.