Helping Brothers Dealt a Bad Hand
Patrick and Tyler Giesler are 18 & 19 year old brothers from Brick and their story is one that is hard to believe but in need of your help.
Serving Up Some Sports Tidbits
"Tidbit" has two definitions, one being a choice morsel of food and the other which is how I’m using it is a choice or pleasing bit (as of information). That according to Merriam-Webster.
A Trio of Tuesday Congratulations
Congratulations are in order for new Colts Neck police chief Paul Santucci, Beachwood council president Ed Zakar and Donovan Catholic girls basketball coach Glenn Jansen.
Finding The Words To Comfort a Friend
Loss is a terrible thing and even though it’s a part of life we all face it doesn’t make it easier.
Not Enough Love In The World
I’m not advocating peace and love (although it would be nice) but it’s time to rail against those who just hate for the sake of hating.
Education Wins Over Taxes
13,000 votes were cast in favor of the project which will increase taxes in Toms River, Pine Beach, Beachwood and South Toms River.
Beach vs. Boro: The Battle of Point Pleasant
Tickets for the annual wrestling matchup between Point Pleasant Boro and Point Pleasant Beach were sold out in about 24 hours.
JC Penney Does It Right with Ocean’s Harbor House Donation
The JCPenney Communities Foundation awarded a $1,200 grant to Ocean’s Harbor House to help fund their Shelter and Transitional Living programs which assist homeless youth in Ocean and Monmouth counties.
Central Regional Coach Uses Cancer as a Motivator
Central Regional basketball coach MikeClemente used his recovery from cancer as motivation to make last year’s Coaches vs. Cancer Basketball Showcase a huge success.
The Last ‘Happy New Year’
I was going to take a few days off after the WOBM Christmas Classic ended on December 30th but that break lasted longer than expected when I came down with a chest cold on New Year’s Day that got worse.
Putting a Bow on 2018
It is truly hard to believe that it’s been 12 months since I last wished you a happy new year and that period has been filled with good times and bad, joy and sorrow and laughter and tears.
Helping a Family Who Has Helped Others
This family of Toms River First Aid Squad captain Alyssa Golembeski lost all their possessions with the exception of the clothes on their back in a fire that destroyed their home.