Bob DeCastro is an anchor and reporter for FOX 11 News and Good Day LA. Since 2004, he has covered some of the biggest stories impacting Southern California. DeCastro came to Los Angeles from our sister station WNYW-TV in New York City. He reported live from Ground Zero immediately after the September 11th attacks on the World Trade Center. He also covered the Anthrax Scare and the crash of American Airlines Flight 587. Before moving to New York, Bob worked in Las Vegas, Reno, and Chico as an anchor and reporter. He got his first television job after responding to an ad in the newspaper for a "Reporter" on a San Diego Cable Station. Journalism is Bob’s second career; he traveled all over the world as a Lieutenant on a U.S. Navy Destroyer based in San Diego.
The latest from Bob DeCastro
NOH8 Campaign spreads message of acceptance for 15 years and counting
The NOH8 Campaign got its start in the wake of California approving Prop. 8, which banned same-sex marriage. Fifteen years later, the founders want to continue chronicling the LGBTQ+ community.
One-on-one with Formula Drift co-founder Jim Liaw
Southern California’s own Jim Liaw is the co-founder of Formula Drift. He is one of the only Asian Americans in a major race series leadership role – a mantle he does not take too lightly.
Celebrate the inaugural Long Beach Cambodian Restaurant Week
Long Beach is showcasing its Cambodian food scene.
Review: Best gadgets for the tech savvy person on your list
Nationally-syndicated Tech+Life columnist Jennifer Jolly is back on Good Day LA with some of her more unique gadget gift finds.
Learn about the rich history of Riverside's Mission Inn Hotel & Spa
The iconic Mission Inn Hotel and Spa in Riverside has had a major impact on the Inland Empire for generations. Its history goes back 150 years.
Southern California Marine battling State 3 melanoma
A local Marine is facing one of his biggest battles.
In Depth: Parks and butterflies
Bob DeCastro guest hosts for Hal.
In Depth: The future of food
Guest host Bob DeCastro talks to guests about the future of the food service industry, from what's changed in restaurants since the COVID-19 pandemic, to restaurants selling their wares, and more.
In Depth: Inflation, Pride Parade, Summer Movies
Guest host Bob DeCastro fills in for Hal Eisner. He is joined by Certified Financial Planner David Rae. Then, author and Professor Lillian Faderman talks to Bob about coming out as a lesbian back in the 1950s. Also joining Bob is Film Critic and “Dish Nation” host Andrew Freund to talk about the summer film season.
The history of The Abbey, West Hollywood's world-famous gay bar
What started as a small coffee house in 1991 has grown into a world-famous bar. But the motto, "come as you are," has remained unchanged.