A Shore Houlihan's Restaurant Closed Permanently Yesterday
In a surprise move, one of more than a dozen NJ Houlihan's restaurants closed their doors for good yesterday.
Shore Based Olympian AJ Muss Goes From A Coma To Team USA
We hear a lot of stories of athletes who have overcome adversity and beat the odds, but the story of a Shore based snowboarder is definitely an amazing one!
Here's 2018's Brick Summerfest Schedule
Summer is still weeks away but it's never too early to start thinking about summer fun, and with the 2018 Brick Summerfest schedule now out we can do just that!
Ride The Ice Bumper Cars At Ocean Ice Palace!
In what may be one of the most brilliant moves I've ever seen, Brick's Ocean Ice Palace has put two beloved amusements together - ice skating and bumper cars!
Brick's Born And Raised Tacoholics Serve Up Award Winning Flavors
Tacoholics in Brick went from four high school friends running a food truck to an award winning business with some of the best tacos in NJ!
From The Teletype To The Internet [50 Memories in 50 Days]
In today's 50 Memories in 50 Days we look back on how news was gathered when we went on the air in 1968, with the teletype as compared to today's Internet wire.
Ice Cream Parlor Doing It The Old Fashioned Way In New Digs
Point Creamery in Point Pleasant is scooping up store-made ice cream in a new, window and subway tile covered building right on Route 88!
Bank Robbery Suspect Sought By Toms River Police
The Toms River Police have released surveillance photos of a bank robbery suspect at the Route 37 branch of Wells Fargo Bank and are asking for your help
The 4-Way Battle To Build WOBM [50 Memories In 50 Days]
In today's 50 Memories in 50 Days, WOBM Chief Engineer Tom Trembly takes a look back at the 4-way battle to build WOBM in the early 1960s:
THIS SATURDAY: Kidabaloo Takes Over The Jersey Shore!
Will you be at Kidabaloo 2018 this Saturday in Asbury Park? Why not make a whole day of it? Here are just a few family friendly things to do in the area!
New Ocean County Eateries Have You Covered From Dinner To Dessert
Falafel Brothers in Brick and Just Dough It in Point Pleasant will have your taste buds dancing and will have you going back for seconds!
Tell Us Who Makes The Best Bagels At The Shore!
Today, February 9th, is National Bagel Day! So we're trying to find the best bagels at the Jersey Shore!
WOBM's Ocean County Population Records From 1950 - 1975
From the WOBM newsroom archives - it was important for us to have historic information like this table of Ocean County's population between 1950 - 1975
Kinder Eggs Are Legal In The US For The First Time Ever
Kinder Eggs, which have been banned in America since their introduction over 40 years ago, are now available in the US as Kinder Joy
The 10 Commandments Of The Garden State Parkway
There are some rules that travelers should follow when traversing the Parkway. So, we present to you, the 10 Commandments of the Garden State Parkway
Looking Back On The Miraculous Sandy Survivor [50 Memories]
Only two days after Superstorm Sandy, a friend messaged me about a mysterious note that a friend had found in her home. It was the last plea of a dying man.
Watch The Launch Of SpaceX Falcon Heavy Right Here
The SpaceX "Falcon Heavy" rocket is set to launch from Kennedy Space Center at 3:45 this afternoon. When it does, it will become the most powerful rocket ever launched.
Why There Was No Radio Station Here Until WOBM [50 Memories]
Have you ever wondered why Ocean County didn't have a radio station until WOBM came along in 1968? Some tried. Here's what happened:
Island Creole Kitchen Opens In Toms River
At the corner of Main St and Washington St in Toms River, Island Creole Kitchen is now open and is serving up flavors of the Caribbean.
What Does A Pothole Taste Like? Just Ask Friendly's!
Have you ever hit a pothole so hard that you could practically taste it? Well, a local dessert favorite is trying to turn that experience into a positive thing!