92.7 WOBM News Flash Briefing: October 26
The JCP&L scam returns with a vengeance. Callers trying to pry money out of you for phantom unpaid electricity bills now direct potential victims to call a specific number, speak to a specific individual, and pay $500 by either Green Cards or Rite Cards. The Ocean County Prosecutor recommends telling the caller to get a job,and hang up.
Five years after the Superstorm, Toms River North high schoolers have gathered stories of loss, hope, and emotional turmoil from survivors and transformed them into a stage presentation. "Stronger Than The Storm" premieres Saturday at the school.
Joe Girardi exits as Yankees' manager, at the end of a four-year contract. He compiled a .562 winning percentage in 10 years at the helm, plus the World Series title in 2009.
The remains of Army Private Richard Lucas of Monmouth County, reported missing in 1950 during the Korean conflict and recovered in 2002 in what is believed to have been a prison camp, will be interred in Arlington National Cemetery in December. He was 17 when he vanished.