J.R. loves being on the radio. He’s had a long career in broadcasting and couldn’t imagine doing anything else. He grew-up in Upstate New York, and has logged thousands of hours behind the mic. “No two days are the same, and they certainly are interesting.” he says. J.R. told us that radio has allowed him to meet the greatest people in entertainment, including Jay Leno, Mariah Carey, Rihanna, The Rolling Stones, Steven Tyler, Wyclef Jean, Janet Jackson and so many more. He’s also done live broadcasts from Universal Studios Orlando and hosted several listener cruises to the Caribbean. “The listeners are what this is all about.” J.R. adds “As we know, radio is nothing without our loyal listeners.”
Volunteers Needed For New Bedford’s Homeless Count
This is something that most of us are not aware of. Each year there is a Point-In-Time count of the number of homeless persons in New Bedford.
Armed Marion Man Threatens To Kill Family, Neighbors and Cops
A potentially deadly situation in Marion last night was defused with he help of a SWAT team. 30-year-old Jeffrey Tosca is accused of threatening to kill his family, neighbors and police officers at his cross neck road home.
Man In Painter’s Mask May Have Attempted An Abduction In Rochester
It happened late Saturday afternoon in the town on Alley Road in the town of Rochester. Police say two kids were riding their bikes when a man in an old white van tried to get them to go to the van. The two ignored him and the van drove off...
Logan Airport Sorry For 9/11 Fire Drill
Officials at Boston's Logan Airport are apologizing for holding a fire drill on the 12th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks. The runway drill included smoke and flames, and was announced on the airport's Facebook page.
Acushnet To Remember 9/11 With Ceremoney On Wednesday
The 9/11 Memorial at the Acushnet Fire Station was dedicated 2 years ago. It includes steel recovered from the World Trade Center, a piece of the Pentagon building that was damaged in the attack, and a rock from the field in Pennsylvania where Flight 93 went down.
Facts About The Blizzard Of 2013
The skies are clear, the main highways are in good shape, but for many here on the Southcoast the "Blizzard of '13' is not yet over.
Thousands Without Power Here On The Southcoast
The towns of Dartmouth and Fairhaven seem to be the hardest hit when it comes to a loss of electricity.
Warming Centers For Those Without Power In New Bedford & Acushnet
With the power outages is many neighborhoods, there are some "warming centers" now being set up.
Help us Make A Difference With Our Holiday Giving Tree
Regardless of the circumstances, there is the harsh reality that many area families are struggling just to keep food on the table and a roof over their heads.