History

History, Spies and George Washington [AUDIO]
AMC's hit show "Turn"  is returning for it's 3rd season. Turn tells the story of Washington's spies during the revolutionary war. One of the stars .... Jamie Bell, took time to talk with Shawn Michaels about this series ... which is a mix of history channel and …
Walk Down WOBM’s Memory Lane [Gallery]
As you may know, today, March 1st, is 92.7 WOBM's 48th anniversary. We first signed on the air on March 1st, 1968, and have served as Ocean County's Hometown Station ever since. As I was doing some research on the history of WOBM, I came across a treasure trove of our past.
Answers To Our Ocean County Quiz
Thanks to everyone who took our "Ocean County Quiz" Here is the answers...

 
What year was the first road constructed in Ocean County ?

Answer - 1712

 
True or False ...In 1782 A British expidition attacked the Toms River Blockhouse and it's compliment of 25 militiamen un…
Take The Ocean County Quiz!
We all love living in Ocean County, but how well do you know your Ocean County history? Look over our quiz and tune in Thursday morning for the answers on the Morning Show with Shawn and Sue .... we'll post the answers right here on wobm.com....
A Familiar Sight Is Being Replaced At Lakehurst
Anybody who's driven past Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst has surely taken note of the majestic Navy Blue Angel standing sentry duty outside of the base. But you may have noticed recently that it's missing from its normal spot.
Are We Losing Our Independence … Day?
Considering how New Jersey was the third of 50 states to join the United States of America, it can be shocking to see how little some of us know about Independence Day almost 230 years after we were granted admission to the union.
In order to prepare for the United States’ 239th birthday this Saturda…

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