Contact Us
Hometown View

Hometown View

Kelly Milana
Kelly Milana (NJ.com screen shot)
[

Reaching A Milestone

Just before Christmas I came across a story that I wanted to tell but simply ran out of time and while it’s not new it’s the kind of story I enjoy talking about especially with all the negative news surrounding us on a regular basis.

Read More

Category: Articles, Hometown View
Kevin Williams with daughter Alex (Facebook)
Kevin Williams with daughter Alex (Facebook)
[

The Long Holiday Break

Some of you have mixed feelings over the fact your children are getting ready to return to college after what might seem like an endlessly long holiday break. 

Read More

Category: Hometown View
Head coach Nick Saban of the Alabama Crimson Tide celebrates with the BCS Coaches' Trophy as his wife Terry looks on after defeating the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the 2013 Discover BCS National Championship game
Head coach Nick Saban of the Alabama Crimson Tide celebrates with the BCS Coaches' Trophy as his wife Terry looks on after defeating the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the 2013 Discover BCS National Championship game (Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
[

‘Bama & The Barrier Islands

A little of this and a little of that for Tuesday.

Read More

Category: Hometown View
(L-R) Kevin Williams, Point Pleasant Boro's Kelly Hughes & Panther coach David Drew
(L-R) Kevin Williams, Point Pleasant Boro's Kelly Hughes & Panther coach David Drew (Townsquare Media NJ)
[

WOBM Chrismas Classic Recap

Belated Happy New Year everyone.  It’s been some time since we’ve been together as I was tied up with the WOBM Christmas Classic and last week worked on a part-time basis.  I do have a couple of thoughts to pass along on our basketball tournament which ended last Sunday.

Read More

Category: Hometown View
Top seeded Point Pleasant Boro girls team and coach Dave Drew at at WOBM Christmas Classic breakfast
Top seeded Point Pleasant Boro girls team and coach Dave Drew at at WOBM Christmas Classic breakfast (Townsquare Media NJ)
[

WOBM Christmas Classic Begins This Weekend

It was a nice little tournament in 1984. Today it’s a nice big tournament that takes months to plan for two dozen plus people to run. 

Read More

Category: Hometown View
Door to Ocean County Sheriff's Department
Door to Ocean County Sheriff's Department (Ocean County Sheriff's Office)
[

The Passing Of Two Good Men

On the surface you might question how the passing’s of Sheriff William Polhemus and Wallace Parlapanides are related outside of the fact that both died last Friday and their viewings will be held today. That’s where I come in.

Read More

Category: Hometown View
Jackson Memorial High School Jaguar Marching Band Christmas card
Jackson Memorial High School Jaguar Marching Band Christmas card (JMHSJMB)
[

Strike Up The Band Twice

These are good times for the Jackson Memorial High School Jaguar Marching Band and they got even better Tuesday. 

Read More

Category: Hometown View
MAAC Commissioner Richard Ensor interviewed by Shore Sports Network's Eddy Occhipinti
MAAC Commissioner Richard Ensor interviewed by Shore Sports Network's Eddy Occhipinti (Monmouth Athletics)
[

Monmouth Joins The MAAC [VIDEO]

Monmouth University was officially welcomed into the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Monday during a press conference at the Multipurpose Activity Center. In other words the MAAC came to the MAC.

Read More

Category: Hometown View
New London, Connecticut resident Rachel Pullen (C) kisses her son Landon DeCecco at a memorial for victims of the Newtown, CT school shooting
New London, Connecticut resident Rachel Pullen (C) kisses her son Landon DeCecco at a memorial for victims of the Newtown, CT school shooting (Mario Tama/Getty Images)
[

“Guns Don’t Kill People, People Kill People.”

The Second Amendment to the Constitution does indeed guarantee some sort of right to bear arms although what exactly our founding fathers meant has been and is more than ever a point subject to debate. 

Read More

Category: Hometown View
Shawn Michaels, Townsquare Media
Shawn Michaels, Townsquare Media
[

It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas…Not

Christmas is two weeks from today and let’s be honest.It feels more like two months away.

Read More

Category: Hometown View
[

Championship Strikeout

In the wake of this weekend’s tragedy involving the Dallas Cowboys you can be sure many will call for the NFL to take a tougher stand on drunk driving offenses but the truth is that will make little difference.

Read More

Category: Hometown View
Southern football coach Chuck Donohue Sr. and junior Mike Gesicki
Southern football coach Chuck Donohue Sr. and junior Mike Gesicki (Kevin Williams, Townsquare Media NJ)
[

Bringing Home A Championship

Mike Gesicki of Southern Regional is expected to be one of the top basketball players in the shore this winter and a week from today will open his season against Toms River East.   However you can bet that basketball is about the last thing on his mind even though the season opener is just 7 days away.  

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!