Contests

Catsbury Park Cat Convention Contest

Enter for your chance to win a pair of Lil Bub Big Club Passes at the Catsbury Park Cat Convention on Saturday April 13 & Sunday April 14, 2019 at Convention Hall & Paramount Theatre in Asbury Park!

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Garden State Film Festival Contest

Enter for your chance to win a 4-pack of Weekend Passes to the Garden State Film Festival in Asbury Park, running from March 27th-31st!

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Girl Scout Cookie Contest

Enter for your chance to win a case of your favorite Girl Scout Cookies and watch as Lenny & Mateo interview the Girl Scouts!

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NJ Lottery Contest!

Enter for your chance to win $50 worth of Scratch Off Games from the New Jersey Lottery! Anything can happen in Jersey! (Must be 18+ to Enter)

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Featured Event

Join B98.5, Thunder 106 & 107.1 The Boss for the 3rd Annual SASS: A Day for Today’s Woman event at the Sheraton Hotel in Eatontown on Saturday, April 28th from Noon-4pm!

What is SASS?  It’s a day all about style, health, pampering and more.  Sass will feature live entertainment, incredible shopping and prizes.

B98.5 News

Verizon Texting Outage Affects New Jersey

By Lenore Luca | March 12, 2019

Guess we will have to call people instead. There is currently a Verizon wireless outage that is affecting customers across the East Coast this morning, Tuesday, March 12. As of 8:30am, the texting outage was confirmed with no estimated repair time or how widespread the outage is. We have confirmed there is a texting outage…

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How Often You Should Restart Your Phone

By Lenore Luca | March 11, 2019

Unplug for at least one minute. Let’s be real, no one restarts their phone unless it spazzes or freezes. But, apparently shutting your phone off is good for the device. Experts say you should completely turn off the phone and let is rest for at least one minute before turning it back on. Restarting your…

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Chick-fil-A and Panera Are Coming To Stafford

By Lenore Luca | March 8, 2019

Two popular places to eat will soon be in Stafford. On Wednesday the Stafford Township Planning Board approved an application for a new Chick-fil-A and Panera Bread with drive thrus. According to Jersey Shore Online, the restaurants will open on 434 Rout 72 West. “The timetable (for opening) would be as quickly as humanly possible,”…

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