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 Port Vue Police officer was injured after being hit by a suspected drunk driver Friday morning.
Police are looking for a man accused of shaking his girlfriend’s baby so severely it was in the ICU at Children’s Hospital.
A driver of a truck whose wheel came off and killed another motorist last month will head to trial.
Four teens are being charged in connection with a local high school football player’s death.
Emergency crews were called out to a home in Fayette County after a car crashed through a house Monday morning.
A Fayette County fire left one man dead early Sunday morning.
Dozens of protesters are demonstrating inside the Ross Park Mall.
Police are looking for a man who held up convenience stores in Butler and Lawrence counties.
State police say four people are dead in three shootings in north-central West Virginia, and the suspect in the shootings took his own life.
When the Pitt Panthers ended their season with a win over Miami, they evened their record at 6-6 and became eligible for a post-season bowl game.
A Pittsburgh couple was killed on Thanksgiving in a Florida crash.
A Magee Women’s Research Institute employee did die of cyanide poisoning, the medical examiner has confirmed.
Police in New Sewickley are looking for a driver who got so mad when a woman passed them this morning, they shot into her car.
Crews are working to clean up an accident that resulted in two cars crashing through the wall of an auto body shop in Westmoreland County Monday morning.
Pittsburgh Police arrested five people on drug charges on the North Side early Sunday morning.