Elaine first started at KQV in 1973, but took a six year break starting in 1977 to get married and have a family. KQV President and General Manager Robert W. Dickey convinced Elaine to return to KQV in 1983 on a part-time basis and once her youngest child started kindergarten, she came back full-time. Elaine got her start in broadcasting at the University of Michigan student radio station. Her first paying job was at WUOM in Ann Arbor. Elaine holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and Master of Arts in Journalism, both from the University of Michigan.
Bob "Bart" Bartolomeo
Bob first came to KQV in the summer of 1974, answering the “request line” for the Top 40 format. After working in New York City and Washington D.C., Bob returned to KQV in 2006. Bob holds a degree in Journalism from Penn State. He is a native of Clairton and has, in the past, worked closely with Penn State Coach Joe Paterno, Larry King, Don Imus and Bruce Williams.
Weekend Anchor, Reporter
Earl started at KQV in August 2006. He first got his start in broadcasting at WTRA in Latrobe. Earl attended the U.S. Army School of Journalism and Washington and Jefferson College. Earl lives in Washington with his wife, their three children and their three welsh corgis.
David is a Jack of All Trades at KQV, filling in a number of positions as needed over the past decade. A Swissvale native, he has also worked at AURN as producer of the Bev Smith program.
Several retailers have taken a stand against Thanksgiving Day openings this year, with GameStop, Lowes, TJ Maxx and Staple’s saying they will keep their doors closed until Black Friday. Although at first glance it appears encouraging for those who complain that shoppers and employees should spend the holiday with their families, a report from in-store analytics firm Shopper Trak found that Thanksgiving Day store visits in 2014 increased 27.3 percent from the year prior.
KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll Will you limit or change your Thanksgiving holiday travel plans because of the worldwide travel alert issued by the U.S. State department?