Phil Devitt is Digital Managing Editor of Fun 107 and WBSM. He also anchors the weekday afternoon news on 1420 WBSM, 99.5 FM and the WBSM app. A lifelong SouthCoast resident, he has been telling local stories since his days at The Villager, Westport High School's student newspaper (alongside Fun 107's Gazelle). Before joining Townsquare New Bedford-Fall River, he served as digital city editor for The Herald News, managing editor of Hathaway Publishing, editor of The Chronicle and The Fall River Spirit, and reporter for The Standard-Times. He was twice named Feature Writer of the Year by Gannett and, in 2017, one of Editor & Publisher Magazine's 25 Under 35. His work has been featured in The Boston Globe Magazine, Al Jazeera English, National Geographic School Publishing and Chicken Soup for the Soul. Write to him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Win Tickets to Doja Cat at TD Garden in Boston
Doja Cat performs at TD Garden in Boston on December 2, 2023. Enter here for your chance to win a pair of tickets.
Win Tickets to ‘Taylor Swift: The Eras Tour’ at AMC Dartmouth Mall
Taylor Swift's Eras Tour is a nationwide phenomenon. Now it's coming to theaters. Enter here to win tickets to a special Fun 107 screening at AMC Dartmouth Mall.
Win Tickets to Kim Petras at MGM Music Hall at Fenway
Kim Petras performs at MGM Music Hall at Fenway on Oct. 7. Enter here to win free tickets.
Enter to Win Tickets to 50 Cent at Xfinity Center
50 Cent brings The Final Lap Tour to Mansfield's Xfinity Center on Wednesday, Aug. 3. Enter here for the chance to win a pair of tickets.
State Police Seek Suspect in Fatal Plymouth Shooting of New Bedford Man
State Police are seeking 20-year-old John Geovanni Pires Monteiro Macedo in the fatal shooting of 25-year-old New Bedford resident Robert Aponte-Flores at Myles Standish State Forest in Plymouth.
Win Tickets to Pink’s Summer Carnival at Fenway Park
Pink brings her Summer Carnival tour to Fenway Park in Boston Aug. 1, with special guests Pat Benatar, Grouplove and KidCutUp. Enter here to win tickets.
Fall River Police Officer Arrested for Alleged Relationship with 17-Year-Old
Fall River Police Officer Michael Morin was arrested by his own department for an alleged inappropriate relationship with a 17-year-old and for having inappropriate photos.
New Bedford Woman Sentenced to Prison for Role in Fentanyl Trafficking Ring
Maria Carrion, 46, was one of the distributors and runners for the Orlando Badillo Fentanyl Drug Trafficking Organization, the Bristol County District Attorney says.
Fall River Diocese Is Closing Bishop Connolly High School
Bishop Connolly High School on Elsbree Street is closing, the Fall River Diocese announced, citing declining enrollment and financial struggles.
Westport Man’s Surreal ‘SNL’ Adventure Takes Him from Audience to After Party
A visit to "Saturday Night Live" was a dream come true for lifelong fan Phil Devitt, but it ended up being just one surreal moment of the night.