Director of Content for both Fun 107 and 1420 WBSM, Rock began his radio career in Boston as a 16-year-old intern for "Rock and Roll Hall of Famer" Dale Dorman. He cracked the mic for the first time on his 18th birthday as a freshman broadcaster at Syracuse University's legendary Z-89. Rock has hosted radio shows in Boston, Syracuse, Connecticut, and New Hampshire...and came to Fun 107 back in 1995. He's hung out with some of the world's biggest names, including Tom Brady, Taylor Swift, Ed Sheeran, The Weeknd, The Jonas Brothers, and Rihanna. Michael Rock has hosted live broadcasts from the Grammy Awards, Atlantis in the Bahamas, Universal Studios Florida and Red Sox Spring Training. But the most important live broadcast he's ever done was during one of his weekly Saturday Night Hotmixx shows from the Jukebox in New Bedford. That's where he met his wife, Cyndi. They now live in Mattapoisett with their two children.
Listen: Our Top 7 Holiday Wish Week Highlights for 2023
Listen to our favorite seven moments from this year's Holiday Wish Week with the United Way of Greater New Bedford.
Elderly Mattapoisett Hunter Gets Lost in the Woods in Freezing Weather
Mattapoisett and State Police combed the woods off I-195 Dec. 7 in search of an 81-year-old hunter who got disoriented and couldn't find his way out.
Fairhaven School Home to New Henry Huttleston Rogers Mural
A Fairhaven School is home to a new mural of the town's famous benefactor, Henry Huttleston Rogers. What better school to choose for a tribute than on the Fairhaven school that bears his name, the Rogers School? The Rogers school has been vacant for roughly 10 years, since it merged with the new Wood School on the site of the old Wood School on Sconticut Neck Road. The tow...
Fairhaven Running Back Is the Frontrunner for Super Bowl Player of the Week
Fairhaven junior running back Justin Marques is racking up the votes for the MIAA Football Player of the Week after his stellar performance in the Super Bowl.
Ring Employees Spied on Customers Using Doorbell Cameras, FTC Says
Ring has settled with the Federal Trade Commission over employees who spied on customers' doorbell cameras.
Massachusetts Town Named One of the ‘Most Christmassy’ Places in America
Don't sleep on Stockbridge, Massachusetts. The town is getting national attention for its Norman Rockwellian Christmas vibes.
Freetown Family’s Sweet Gesture Snowballs Into 40 Christmas Trees
Meghan and Marc Wilson of Freetown and Family of Christ Church in Dartmouth are donating 40 Christmas trees to needy families in 2023.
Brother and Sister Want to Be Adopted Together
Dahkari and Kaleena's number one wish is to be adopted together. Above all else, this brother and sister want to remain in the same family. Dahkari is an extremely sweet, polite, and well-mannered boy with a quirky sense of humor and a desire to please others. He has ...
Here’s Why Fairhaven Football Stars’ Names Were Hilariously Butchered by Announcers
Even with the early 3 o'clock start, the Fairhaven Blue Devils had quite the crowd at Gillette Stadium for the Super Bowl matchup against the Salem Witches last night. Those that couldn't get out of work early were able to tune in on the Patriots' YouTube channel for some really nice coverage from Andy Gresh and Brendan Glasheen from Sportsradio WEEI. ...
Santa is Writing Back to SouthCoast Children
Preparing a Christmas list has always been a process for kids. Back in the day it included the Sears catalog and other booklets from Toys 'R Us and others. After aggregating a list of their dream toys, for generations kids and parents work together to plan a trip to the nearest mall to visit Santa. v...