Bob Doda

Bob Doda is an Emmy-nominated newsman from Long Island, New York with more than a decade of experience in newsrooms. He has written thousands of news, sports, politics and human interest stories as a digital producer at News 12 since 2013. Bob was also a beat writer for The Queens Courier, a contributing writer for The Times of Smithtown and other publications. He is a graduate from the University of Connecticut with a political science degree and has an MA from Hofstra University.

IN THE NEWS - Selected Articles

DOJ: 9 mafia members and associates charged, including Nassau detective

The Department of Justice announced a Genovese and Bonanno organized crime takedown that included the arrest of a Nassau County Police Department detective. The DOJ says “two indictments were unsealed charging nine defendants with racketeering, illegal gambling, money laundering conspiracy, obstruction of justice, and related offenses.” Eight defendants were arrested this morning. Seven were scheduled to be arraigned this afternoon. “Today’s arrests of members from two La Cosa Nostra crime fa

No Quit in New York: Rangers to face defending champs Tampa Bay in Eastern finals

The Rangers have had their share of slogans in its playoff past. What comes to mind first is the last time they faced the Tampa Bay Lightning in 2015 – it was “Change the Ending.” A year earlier, they made the Stanley Cup Final against the Kings under the slogan “Above and Beyond: Earn It” – kind of a mouthful. In their prior Cup Final appearance in 1994, it was “Heave Ho” – a nod to the team’s work ethic.
Load More Articles