92.7 WOBM News Flash Briefing: October 9
Tropical Storm Nate, even in its deteriorated state in Ocean County, still managed to deliver a knockout punch to electrical power in Manchester, Brick and Point Pleasant for most of the afternoon. Restoration is complete after an early impact to more than 4,000 customers.
The Giants' rough year just became rougher, as receiver Odell Beckham Jr. prepares for season-ending surgery on the ankle that was broken in Sunday's loss to the Chargers - the same one injured in preseason play.
Hall of Fame Giants' quarterback Y.A. Tittle - who retired before the Super Bowl even existed, but led the team to three straight division titles in a remarkable late-career surge - died in California, age 90.
Suspicions about a car near a Manchester campground prove to be on target. Police said they seized cocaine valued at $1,400 Friday during a roadside search on Route 571. Four people from Ocean County face charges.
Advocates for the needy in Toms River hope that you have something left over from your donations to storm victims in Texas, Florida; Puerto Rico and the Caribbean, for people who will need it right at the shore this winter. People's Pantry, Alive Again Alliance Ministries, and Haven Beat The Street are pooling their efforts in a drive that continues through November 19.
Lacey Township High School graduates have their own website to keep in touch with each other, courtesy of the school district and Superintendent Craig Wigley. Cherry Hill-based Alumni Channel installed the portal filled with news about each other, and about school events.