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Bob's World with Bob Welch

646 episodes - English - Latest episode: 12 days ago - ★★★★★ - 2 ratings

Bob's World is a weekday morning feature. Veteran New England broadcaster Bob Welch shares one unique story each morning from the many newspapers he reads in the early hours. Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

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Episodes

4/10 US Labor Dept's Price Index Due This AM

April 10, 2024 04:45 - 2 minutes - 2.48 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD A CLOSELY WATCHED U-S LABOR DEPARTMENT REPORT IS DUE THIS MORNING. IT’S EXPECTED TO SHOW THE BATTLE TO BRING DOWN INFLATION HAS BEEN TOUGH OF LATE. I’M BOB WELCH.. THAT STORY NEXT. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

4/9 A Busted Romance Scammer is in the Clink

April 09, 2024 04:57 - 4 minutes - 4.03 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD THE GOOD NEWS IS THE SCAMMER’S BEHIND BARS.. I’M BOB WELCH…. COMING UP A TWISTED STORY INVOLVING ROMANCE, WIRE FRAUD, AND MONEY LAUNDERING… --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

4/8 The Art & Science of seeing a total eclipse

April 08, 2024 12:55 - 5 minutes - 5.19 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD.. AND THIS IS… ECLIPSE DAY… I’M BOB WELCH AND WHETHER YOU THINK IT’S OVERHYPED OR YOU THINK THE HYPE IS… JUST RIGHT… THIS MOMENT IN INTERPLANETARY ALIGNTMENT IS HAPPENING AND IN THE PAST DAY OR SO PEOPLE HAVE CHANGED THEIR TRAVEL PLANS… MORE IN A MINUTE.. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

4/5 Snow in April, in the Boston area? Yes

April 05, 2024 04:01 - 7 minutes - 6.77 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD TWO TOPICS THIS FRIDAY… WHICH AT LEAST FOR THE MOMENT ARE CONNECTED… YES, IT HAS SNOWED BEFORE IN APRIL IN THE GREAT NORTHEAST OF THE USA…. PLUS… LOOK TWICE AT THE PICTURE YOU’RE ABOUT TO SHARE… IT MIGHT JUST BE A-I I’M BOB WELCH… COMING UP… A COMMENTARY OF SORTS.. NONE OF WHICH HAS BEEN GENERATED BY A-I.. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

4/4 Canada Captures Stolen Cars in Montreal

April 04, 2024 04:13 - 3 minutes - 2.88 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD CANADIAN AUTHORITIES HAVE RECOVERED NEARLY 600 CARS AT THE PORT OF MONTREAL DESTINED FOR WHO KNOWS WHERE… WE’VE HEARD STORIES OF CARS STOLEN… AND WINDING UP OVERSEAS… NEVER OF THEIR RECOVERY… I’M BOB WELCH THAT STORY NEXT…--------- --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

4/3 New Yorkers say so long to the MetroCard

April 03, 2024 04:21 - 5 minutes - 5.2 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD THE END OF AN ERA IS COMING FOR MILLIONS OF NEW YORK COMMUTERS… I’M BOB WELCH COMING UP…. I’LL SHARE WITH YOU AN EMAIL FROM NEW YORK’S TRANSIT AUTHORITY WHICH I AND MANY OTHERS ALSO RECEIVED AND I’LL EXPLAIN IT ALL NEXT… --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

4/2 Who wants soon to be available Macy's locations?

April 02, 2024 04:18 - 2 minutes - 2.03 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD YOU MAY HAVE HEARD OVER THE PAST FEW WEEKS THAT AMERICAN DEPARTMENT STORE CHAIN MACY’S IS CLOSING 1-HUNDRED-AND-50 STORES ACROSS THE US IN THE COMING YEARS. I’M BOB WELCH COMING UP… WHO IS INTERESTED IN ALL THAT RETAIL SPACE… --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

4/1 The Key Bridge Collapse, What's Next

April 01, 2024 04:01 - 5 minutes - 4.87 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD YOU ALREADY KNOW THAT BALTIMORE’S FRANCIS SCOTT KEY BRIDGE WAS HIT BY A BARGE EARLY TUESDAY MORNING… FOLLOWED BY A SUBSEQUENT COLLAPSE OF THAT BRIDGE… BUT… WHAT COMES NEXT…. I’M BOB WELCH… SOME THOUGHTS ON THE WAY… --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

3/28- REPLAY -6/30/2023 Ottawa Streetcar Replica Dodges Eviction Notice

March 28, 2024 06:12 - 3 minutes - 3.6 MB

THE FOLLOWING IS A RETRANSMISSION OF BOB’S WORLD ORIGINALLY PRODUCED FOR JUNE 30, 2023 ---- THIS IS BOB’S WORLD… GOOD MORNING I’M BOB WELCH IN CANADA’S CAPITAL CITY… A REPLICA STREET CAR HAD AN EVICTION NOTICE… THE DATE TO GET OUT WOULD’VE BEEN TODAY… THAT STORY IN A MINUTE… --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

3/27 - REPLAY 2/11/22 Inventor of the synclavier synthesizer, Jon Appleton

March 27, 2024 04:45 - 4 minutes - 3.85 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD I’M TAKING A FEW DAYS OFF AND REGULAR EPISODES WILL RESUME MONDAY, APRIL 1ST. THERE WILL BE NO EPISODE ON FRIDAY, THE 29TH. FOR TODAY AND TOMORROW… YOU WILL HEAR A REPLAY OF AN EPISODE WHICH RECEIVED AN AWFUL LOT OF ENCOURAGING FEEDBACK WHAT YOU WILL HEAR NEXT WAS ORIGINALLY PREPARED FOR FEBRUARY 11, 2022.. THE STORY OF JON APPLETON, THE INVENTOR OF THE SYNCLAVIER SYNTHESIZER ----- YOU MIGHT NOT HAVE HEARD OF THE INSTRUMENT… OR ITS INVENTOR… BUT YOU’VE HEARD IT….. U...

3/26 Vermont's Contractor List

March 26, 2024 04:30 - 4 minutes - 4.01 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD COUNTING IN THEORY IS EASY… WE LEARN TO COUNT AT AN EARLY AGE… HOWEVER THE STATE OF VERMONT IS HAVING A DIFFICULTY COUNTING…. THE NUMBER OF HOME CONTRACTORS IN ITS STATE. I’M BOB WELCH THE DIFFICULTY IN COUNTING CONTRACTORS… FOR A HOME CONTRACTOR REGISTRY… NEXT… --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

3/25 Flood, Ice, and Snow in the Great Northeast in Spring

March 25, 2024 04:04 - 3 minutes - 3.53 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD ALLEGED WINTER… HAS MORPHED INTO ALLEGED SPRING… AT LEAST IN THE GREAT NORTHEAST I’M BOB WELCH A WINTER STORM JUST DAYS INTO SPRING… THAT WAS BIGGER THAN ANY THAT ACTUALLY HAPPENED IN WINTER IN A MINUTE. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

3/22 The Cost of a New Car These Days

March 22, 2024 03:55 - 2 minutes - 2.47 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD THE COST OF A NEW CAR IS COMING DOWN BUT… EXPERTS SAY WE’RE NEVER GOING TO BACK TO THE GOOD OLE DAYS PRE-2020 AGAIN I’M BOB WELCH THAT STORY NEXT --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

3/21 The man and the water tower

March 21, 2024 03:53 - 4 minutes - 4.49 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD YOU LIVE ACROSS THE STREET FROM SOMETHING YOU CONSIDER TO BE OF HISTORIC SIGNIFICANCE… AND YOU WANT TO BUY IT… TO SAVE IT I’M BOB WELCH THAT’S WHAT ONE MAN IS TRYING TO DO IN THE ATLANTIC PROVINCE OF NEW BRUNSWICK.. CANADA. THAT STORY NEXT.. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

3/20 Brianna Maitland disappeared from Vermont 20 years ago yesterday

March 20, 2024 04:01 - 3 minutes - 2.93 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD VANISHED WITHOUT A TRACE FROM A VERMONT TOWN… 20 YEARS AGO YESTERDAY I’M BOB WELCH COMING UP THE STORY OF BRIANNA MAITLAND AND THE NEW REWARD ISSUED FOR INFORMATION ON HER DISAPPEARANCE. ---- IF YOU CAN HELP INVESTIGATORS, CALL 1-800-CALL-FBI OR THE VERMONT STATE POLICE TIP HOTLINE AT 1-844-84-VTIPS. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

3/19 Animal Stories

March 19, 2024 04:01 - 7 minutes - 7.01 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD WITH NOT ONE… NOT TWO… BUT THREE ODDBALL STORIES IN FRONT OF ME INVOLVING ANIMALS…. ONE OF WHICH WAS A HUMAN DRESSED UP AS AN ANIMAL… THERE WAS ONLY ONE THING TO DO… I’M BOB WELCH COMING UP… MY PERIODIC PROFESSIONAL NOD TO THE WLS RADIO PERSONALITIES TOMMY EDWARDS AND LARRY LUJACK…. FOR AN INSTALLMENT OF ANIMAL STORIES… IS NEXT…. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.co...

3/18 Waiting Area Etiquette

March 18, 2024 04:01 - 3 minutes - 3.16 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD A REPORTER POSTED A PICTURE ON HER INSTAGRAM THE OTHER DAY… THAT HAD NOTHING AT ALL TO DO WITH THE NEWS.. AS SHE WAS HEADED OFF ON VACATION.. I’M BOB WELCH I DON’T KNOW WHETHER THIS GOES UNDER THE CATEGORY OF DECORUM WHILE TRAVELING… OR… SOCIAL AWARENESS… WHATEVER IT IS … IT’S COMING UP… ---- The inspiration for today's episode is WABC-TV New York reporter Kemberly Richardson's Instagram pic while at Kennedy Airport waiting for a flight. https://www.instagram.com/...

3/15 Montreal's short-term rental unit problem

March 15, 2024 04:01 - 4 minutes - 4.04 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD IN QUEBEC, THERE ARE RULES ABOUT HOW SHORT-TERM RENTAL HOSTS CAN OPERATE AND IN MONTREAL… IT’S TURNING DIFFICULT TO ENFORCE THE LAW.. IN ONE CASE LAST YEAR, THERE WAS A DEADLY CONSEQUENCE I’M BOB WELCH TRACKING DOWN ILLEGAL SHORT-TERM RENTALS IN MONTREAL… NEXT.. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

3/14 PI Day

March 14, 2024 07:14 - 3 minutes - 2.8 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD AND THIS.. IS A DAY TO RECOGNIZE PI. I’M BOB WELCH BUT, PUT THE FORK DOWN…….. FOR THIS IS A DAY ABOUT MATH AWARENESS AND LESS ABOUT PASTRIES. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

3/13 The Organized Retail Theft Crackdown

March 13, 2024 04:01 - 3 minutes - 3.39 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD A FEW WEEKS BACK I HAD A STORY ON ABOUT SUCH A THING AS ORGANIZED RETAIL THEFT. I’M BOB WELCH TODAY’S STORY IS… ONE OF THE KINGPINS OR IN THIS CASE A QUEENPIN… WAS CLOSED IN ON ………………… --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

3/12 Newspaper chain on the brink in Atlantic Canada

March 12, 2024 05:08 - 4 minutes - 4.61 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD A COMPANY THAT OWNS NEARLY TWO DOZEN NEWSPAPERS IN ATLANTIC CANADA HAS DEBTS OF ALMOST $100 MILLION AND IS FILING FOR CREDITOR PROTECTION. I’M BOB WELCH… THAT STORY COMING UP… --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

3/11 Hello Darkness, my old friend. It's just after 7am

March 11, 2024 04:09 - 6 minutes - 6.4 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD NOTHING QUITE SAYS WELCOME TO SPRING LIKE TURNING THE CLOCKS AHEAD… AND THEN GETTING A PUSH ALERT FOR A WINTER STORM WARNING… I’M BOB WELCH… MY ANNUAL GRUMBLE… WHICH I’LL KEEP BRIEF… IN A MINUTE. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

3/8 Battling the Porch Pirates

March 08, 2024 05:10 - 2 minutes - 2.55 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD THE BATTLE AGAINST PORCH PIRATES…. I’M BOB WELCH THE LASTEST FRONT IS IN WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS THAT STORY COMING UP….. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

3/7 The NJ HS Basketball Buzzer-Beater people are talking about.

March 07, 2024 05:43 - 4 minutes - 4.35 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD HOW ABOUT A HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL GAME THAT HAPPENED IN NEW JERSEY BUT THAT PEOPLE ALL OVER THE PLACE ARE TALKING ABOUT. I’M BOB WELCH THE BUZZER-BEATER BETWEEN MANASQUAN AND CAMDEN.. IN NEW JERSEY THAT WAS OVERTURNED AFTER IT FIRST BEING CALLED GOOD….. COMING UP.. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

3/6 Montreal's Comedy Fest scrubbed, Organizer files for bankruptcy

March 06, 2024 05:01 - 2 minutes - 2.35 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD. THE FOCAL POINT OF MONTREAL’S SUMMER FESTIVAL SEASON… THE JUST FOR LAUGHS COMEDY FESTIVAL IS CANCELLED FOR THIS YEAR. ITS ORGANIZER ON THE BRINK OF BANKRUPTCY.. I’M BOB WELCH THAT STORY NEXT. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

3/5 Judge in British Columbia approves Apple settlement.

March 05, 2024 05:01 - 3 minutes - 3.01 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD HAVE YOU OWNED AN APPLE I-PHONE? HAVE YOU WONDERED WHETHER APPLE UPLOADED SOFTWARE TO DELIBERATELY SLOW DOWN YOUR DEVICE IN ORDER FOR YOU TO GET A NEW ONE? I’M BOB WELCH THE ANSWER TO THAT QUESTION IS YES AND THERE’S A SETTLEMENT THAT’S BEEN OKAYED IN BRITISH COLUMBIA THAT YOU MIGHT BE ABLE TO GET IN ON.. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

3/4 VT Town Meeting Day tomorrow.

March 04, 2024 05:37 - 3 minutes - 3.04 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD TOMORROW IS A MUNICIPAL RITUAL AS UNIQUE AS THE STATE IN WHICH IT HAPPENS… I’M BOB WELCH AND TOMORROW IS TOWN MEETING DAY IN VERMONT. THAT STORY COMING UP.. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

2/26 An update from me.

February 26, 2024 05:01 - 1 minute - 1.15 MB

HELLO… IT’S BOB WELCH WITH AN UPDATE… AS YOU KNOW THERE WAS NO BOB’S WORLD ON FRIDAY WHICH I SUGGESTED MIGHT BE A POSSIBLITY AT THE CLOSE OF THURSDAY’S BROADCAST. I GOT MYSELF CHECKED OUT THAT AFTERNOON AND I WOUND UP TESTING POSITIVE FOR COVID. BETTER NOW THAN 4 YEARS AGO.. THAT IS CERTAIN. ALSO A CERTAIN, THE VACCINATIONS AGAINST IT I HAVE RECEIVED OVER THE PAST 3 YEARS ARE MAKING IT MUCH EASIER THAN IT COULD HAVE BEEN. I’M TAKING THE PAX-LO-VOID .. MORNING AND EVENING. THE LAST FU...

2/22 The Miracle of 1980 at Lake Placid, NY

February 22, 2024 05:01 - 4 minutes - 3.86 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD FEBRUARY 22ND IS FIRST US PRESIDENT GEORGE WASHINGTON’S BIRTHDAY… ON THIS DATE IN 1980… ANOTHER SPECIAL THING ALSO HAPPENED. I’M BOB WELCH THE USA’S MEN’S OLYMPIC HOCKEY WIN OVER THE FORMER USSR… COMING UP.. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

2/21 Kids will do as they're shown

February 21, 2024 05:01 - 5 minutes - 4.78 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD IF YOU WANT TO CHANGE HOW CHILDREN AND YOUNG ADULTS BEHAVE, YOU MUST FIRST ADDRESS THEIR PARENTS’ BEHAVIOR. I’M BOB WELCH PEOPLE DON’T DO AS THEY’RE TOLD, THEY DO AS THEY’RE SHOWN MORE IN A MINUTE. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

2/20 Where does retail see itself in 5 years?

February 20, 2024 05:01 - 5 minutes - 5.25 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD I’M SURE YOU’VE HEARD OF THE UBITQUITOUS QUESTION IN SOME JOB INTERVIEWS….. WHERE DO YOU SEE YOURSELF IN FIVE YEARS? I’M BOB WELCH COMING UP THE QUESTION OF RETAIL MERCHANDISING… WHERE DOES IT SEE ITSELF IN FIVE YEARS? --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

2/16 NY Gov says take that drink to go.

February 16, 2024 05:45 - 2 minutes - 2.22 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD.. NEW YORK’S GOVERNOR SAYS… MAKE IT ONE MORE FOR THE ROAD… BUT IN A SAFE WAY… I’M BOB WELCH, THAT STORY NEXT --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

2/15 Feeding Brutus

February 15, 2024 05:01 - 2 minutes - 2.45 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD HAD IT WITH YOUR EX? A MAINE PET STORE HAS YOUR CHANCE TO GET EVEN.. THAT’S IF YOU WANT TO FEED A LIZZARD. I’M BOB WELCH.. THAT STORY COMING UP --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

2/14 Thin Ice nixes Ice Fishing Village in Quebec

February 14, 2024 05:01 - 3 minutes - 3.36 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD SOME OF YOU JUST GOT A BUNCH OF SNOW YESTERDAY AND OTHERS GOT 3 TO 6 INCHES OF PARTLY CLOUDY. BUT IN QUEBEC… THEY’RE DOING SOMETHING THEY’VE NEVER DONE BEFORE… BECAUSE IT’S TOO WARM THIS WINTER I’M BOB WELCH.. THAT STORY COMING UP. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

2/13 Rhapsody's 100th

February 13, 2024 05:01 - 4 minutes - 4.12 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD…. I KNOW I’VE TAKEN AN EXTENDED WEEKEND AND AS SUCH… IT IS THIS MORNING WE MARK THE 100TH ANNEVERSARY OF THE FIRST PERFORMANCE OF A MELODY WHICH SHOULD BE FAMILIAR TO MORE THAN A FEW… I’M BOB WELCH MORE IN A MINUTE.. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

2/8 Looking for work? You're far from alone.

February 08, 2024 05:01 - 3 minutes - 3.59 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD ECONOMIC INDICATORS SAY EMPLOYMENT IS UP AND UNEMPLOYMENT DOWN… BUT… IF YOU’RE IN THE TECH SECTOR… IT’S QUITE A DIFFERENT STORY AND MY LINKEDIN FEED IS FILLED WITH IT. I’M BOB WELCH THAT STORY COMING UP. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

2/7 From the Files of Police Squad - Westchester County, NY

February 07, 2024 05:01 - 2 minutes - 2.75 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD FOR OVER FOUR YEARS THIS FEATURE, WHICH STARTED LONG-FORM AND HAS NOW RESTED TO THIS LENGTH OF JUST A FEW MINUTES… HAS BEEN A AGREGATOR OF VARIOUS NEWS-CLIPPINGS ALONG WITH MY COMMENTARY. I’M BOB WELCH.. COMING UP… SOMETHING FROM THE POLICE BLOTTER IN WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NEW YORK THAT I COULDN’T RESIST SHARING. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch...

2/6 - A teacher's warning to us

February 06, 2024 05:20 - 7 minutes - 6.59 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD THE PUBLIC EDUCATION SYSTEM IS SHOWING CRACKS IN ITS FOUNDATION. I’M BOB WELCH, THAT STORY IN A MINUTE --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

2/5 - 1 Year after East Palestine, OH

February 05, 2024 05:41 - 4 minutes - 3.99 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD IN 2013, IT WAS THE LAC MEGANTIC TRAIN DISASTER IN QUEBEC. ABOUT A YEAR AGO.. IT WAS EAST PALESTINE, OHIO ABOUT A YEAR AGO, I ALSO ASKED MYSELF WHAT DID WE LEARN FROM THAT? I’M BOB WELCH… THAT STORY COMING UP. Bloomberg News, Feb 2, 2024 “The Toxic Legacy of an Ohio Train Derailment Is Still Unclear” (A gift article from me you) https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2024-02-02/a-train-derailment-in-ohio-has-a-toxic-legacy-how-toxic-is-still-unclear?accessToken=ey...

2/5 - 1 Year after East Palestine, OH

February 05, 2024 05:41 - 4 minutes - 3.99 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD IN 2013, IT WAS THE LAC MEGANTIC TRAIN DISASTER IN QUEBEC. ABOUT A YEAR AGO.. IT WAS EAST PALESTINE, OHIO ABOUT A YEAR AGO, I ALSO ASKED MYSELF WHAT DID WE LEARN FROM THAT? I’M BOB WELCH… THAT STORY COMING UP. Bloomberg News, Feb 2, 2024 “The Toxic Legacy of an Ohio Train Derailment Is Still Unclear” (A gift article from me you) https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2024-02-02/a-train-derailment-in-ohio-has-a-toxic-legacy-how-toxic-is-still-unclear?accessToken=ey...

2/2 Shipwreck found in Newfoundland

February 02, 2024 05:18 - 3 minutes - 3.09 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD WHILE EVERYONE ELSE IS TALKING ABOUT A WEATHER PROGNOSTOCATOR WHICH IS A RODENT…. I’M TELLING YOU ABOUT SOMETHING YOU MIGHT NOT HAVE HEARD YET. I’M BOB WELCH… NEXT A STORY ABOUT A SHIPWRECK THAT WASHED UP IN NEWFOUNDLAND….. Video from NiCor Photos is available here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hd6_w084Be8 --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/s...

2/1 The Bagel with No Hole

February 01, 2024 05:01 - 1 minute - 1.25 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD IS A BAGEL NOT A BAGEL OF THAT BAGEL HAS NO HOLE I’M BOB WELCH THE STORY FROM MONTREAL THAT STARTED AS A CREAM CHEESE STUNT THAT SOME ARE CALLING A SCHMEAR CAMPAIGN COMING UP. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

1/31 Jon Margolis

January 31, 2024 05:01 - 4 minutes - 4 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD IT SEEMS LIKE THOSE PEOPLE I’VE MET ALONG THE WAY… KEEP SLIPPING OUT THE DOOR… I’M BOB WELCH ONE OF THOSE PEOPLE WAS JON MARGOLIS… HIS STORY.. COMING UP. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

1/30 Post-Holiday Return Fraud

January 30, 2024 05:01 - 3 minutes - 2.92 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD THE TIMES RUNNING OUT… NOT TO BUY ANYTHING BUT TO RETURN SOMETHING… FROM THE HOLIDAYS I’M BOB WELCH….. A TOPIC WHICH IS INDIRECTLY CONNECTED WITH THAT IS SOMETHING CALLED RETURN-FRAUD. THAT STORY COMING UP. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

1/29 - Remembering The Challenger

January 29, 2024 05:43 - 7 minutes - 6.68 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD 38 YEARS AGO YESTERDAY… WAS A VERY BAD DAY. SOME PEOPLE SAY THEY SAW IT ON TV. BUT, THE MOMENT FOR ME IS ETCHED IN THE MIND… THROUGH RADIO. THIS IS BOB WELCH THE MORNING THE SPACE SHUTTLE CHALLENGER EXPLODED… IN A MINUTE. ----- To hear the hours of coverage recorded off WCBS Newsradio 88 in New York and from the CBS Radio Network. Go to Don Swaim's WCBS Appreciation Site with all sorts of novelty audio from the station's decades of service. https://donswaim.com/wcb...

1/26 - The Best of Bob's World 8/10/2021 - Alisa Parenti

January 27, 2024 05:01 - 16 minutes - 15.4 MB

This is an encore edition of Bob's World. Bloomberg’s Alisa Parenti is Bob Welch’s guest to discuss her book “Betrayal: The Ethel Rosenberg Story “ This program was originally presented August 10, 2021 --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

1/26 Atlantic Canada says Oh Rats

January 26, 2024 05:01 - 2 minutes - 2.19 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD IN SAINT JOHN NEW BRUNSWICK ONE WOMAN HAS HAD IT WITH PROWLERS GOING THROUGH HER CLOTHES AND HER FOOD AT ALL HOURS. THOSE THAT ARE DOING THE PROWLING ARE RATS. GOOD MORNING I’M BOB WELCH THAT STORY COMING UP. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

1/25 Could you do it?

January 25, 2024 05:01 - 2 minutes - 2.41 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD COULD YOU DO IT? COULD YOU KEEP YOUR SMARTPHONE LOCKED IN A BOX… FOR A MONTH…. WOULD 10-THOUSAND DOLLARS SWEETEN THE IDEA? GOOD MORNING I’M BOB WELCH THAT STORY COMING UP.. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

1/24 Charles Osgood, 91

January 24, 2024 05:01 - 3 minutes - 3.52 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD A TALE OF THE ONLY TIME I INDIRECTLY TWEAKED THE PROGRAMMING OF ANOTHER RADIO STATION. GOOD MORNING I’M BOB WELCH THE STORY OF THE TIME I TRIED TO PUT THE OSGOOD FILES ON WSTJ…IN A MINUTE. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support

1/23 "More After The Break" - A Book Review

January 23, 2024 05:01 - 2 minutes - 2.52 MB

THIS IS BOB’S WORLD A NOD TO ALL THE REPORTERS OUT THERE WITH THEIR FEET ON THE STREET…. GOOD MORNING I’M BOB WELCH A NEW YORK TV NEWS REPORTER HAS WRITTEN AN ACCOUNT OF STORIES THAT HAVE STOOD OUT TO HER… MY BOOK REVIEW OF… MORE AFTER THE BREAK BY JEN MAXFIELD IN A MINUTE.. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/bobwelch/support