Contact Us
Hometown View

Hometown View

The 2013 WOBM Christmas Classic kickoff breakfast
The 2013 WOBM Christmas Classic kickoff breakfast (Townsquare Media NJ)
[

Christmas Classic Kickoff Breakfast

It is hard for me to often imagine how the WOBM Christmas Classic, presented by Barnabas Health has grown from an eight-team boys basketball tournament in 1984 to a 7-day, 52-game monster that features a total of 32 boys and girls high school teams. 

Read More

Category: Hometown View
Quarterback Eli Manni
Quarterback Eli Manning (Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)
[

Big Blue Disappointment

Random thoughts on a Monday morning following a weekend in which we dodged a snow and ice bullet that hit much of the surrounding area north and west of us.

Read More

Category: Hometown View
Christmas Classic 2013
Christmas Classic 2013 (Townsquare Media NJ)
[

Christmas Classic Is Coming

Make no mistake about it Jackson Memorial is the team to beat in the boys division of the 30th annual WOBM Christmas Classic and that was affirmed last night when the Jaguars were the near unanimous pick as the top seed by the 16 head coaches.

Read More

Category: Hometown View
Snow in Toms River on Tuesday
Snow in Toms River on Tuesday (Jason Allentoff, Townsquare Media NJ)
[

Making a Tough Choice

The easy  thing to do today would be to slam school administrators who closed their schools Tuesday.

Read More

Category: Hometown View
brick-point-beach
[

A Weekend of Champions and Snow

With apologies to Alan Kasper there is a reason why you can compare meteorologists with baseball players. I mean, where else can you fail 7 out of 10 times and still be successful?  

Read More

Category: Hometown View
Kevin Williams with the Fraziers
Kevin Williams with the Fraziers (Townsquare Media NJ)
[

Honoring The Fraziers

What do you think are the odds of three brothers all playing professional baseball with two making it to the major leagues?  Clearly that would be a long shot but as many of you already know that is the story of Charlie, Jeff and Todd Frazier. 

Read More

Category: Hometown View
Cantor Fitzgerald & BGC Partners Host Annual Charity Day On 9/11 To Benefit Over 100 Charities Worldwide
[

The Frustration of Being a Mets Fan, a Continuing Series

I had no intentions of talking about baseball this morning but I beg your forgiveness so I can explain what it’s so frustrating to be a Mets fan and saddled with ownership that seems to forget the team plays in New York and not Kansas City. 

Read More

Category: Hometown View
New Jersey apples
New Jersey grown apples (Facebook)
[

Rules That Make a Man

I subscribe to Men’s Health magazine for several reasons, including the ridiculous notion that one day I will have the time and resources to live the lifestyle that the magazine encourages and promotes. 

Read More

Category: Hometown View
Christmas Decor
web.stagram.com
[

Back from Thanksgiving Weekend

Random thoughts after what for many was a long holiday weekend which included plenty of eating with some shopping thrown in.

Read More

Category: Hometown View
Thanksgiving display at the WOBM reception desk created by Joyce Howell
Thanksgiving display at the WOBM reception desk created by Joyce Howell (Dan Alexander, Townsquare Media NJ)
[

Thanksgiving: The Purest of Holidays

To me Thanksgiving is without question the best holiday of the year because it’s pure. at least for the most part. 

Read More

Category: Hometown View
Brick's Carmen Sclafani, Ray Fattaruso, and Ja'Quez Johnson
(L-R) Brick's Carmen Sclafani, Ray Fattaruso, and Ja'Quez Johnson (Chris Melvin)
[

A Trio of Potential Champions

A little of this and a little of that following a weekend which gave us a preview of what winter is like as well as the reason why people who can head south.

Read More

Category: Hometown View
President John F. Kennedy (1917 - 1963) and his wife Jacqueline Kennedy ride with secret agents in an open car motorcade shortly before the president was assassinated in Dallas, Texas, November 22, 1963.
President John F. Kennedy (1917 - 1963) and his wife Jacqueline Kennedy ride with secret agents in an open car motorcade shortly before the president was assassinated in Dallas, Texas, November 22, 1963. (Keystone/Getty Images)
[

Where Were You 50 Years Ago Today?

It was for a generation of Americans the all-time “where were you when” moment. 

Read More

Category: Hometown View

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wobmam.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on WOBM-AM 1160 & 1310 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on WOBM-AM 1160 & 1310 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!