Heroes Among Us Contest

Nominate a hero in your community by sharing a story about how they have gone above & beyond.  The top 3 nominees will enter the finals where listeners will vote for their favorites.  The winner will win a Smugglers Notch Ski Vacation! Just for nominating a hero, you'll also be in the running to win a Smugglers Notch Ski Vacation!  Powered by U.S. Army Mid Atlantic Recruiting.
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Silver Bay Car Wash Gift Card!

Listen to Mateo & Lenny every morning for your chance to win! For more info visit SilverBayCarWash.com!
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NJEA Coats 4 Kids

NJEA, B98.5 and Fulfill, with the help of schools, students, parents and local communities, will be collecting new winter coats for children K-12 this winter season.Drive-Thru Coat Drives in Monmouth and Ocean Counties will take place 2-3 times each month from January 2022 through March 2022. The coats collected through the Coats 4 Kids Drive-Thru coat drives will be distributed at shelters, foodbanks and resource centers around the Jersey Shore.
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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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2022 Regional Spelling Bee

Attention teachers in Monmouth, Ocean and Middlesex counties. It’s Spelling Bee season and Press Communications & B98.5 are proud to present our community’s Regional Spelling Bee. The first round of this year’s Regional Spelling Bee will take place as an online written test taking place between March 18th & March 22nd 2022.
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NJEA Coats 4 Kids

NJEA, B98.5 and Fulfill, with the help of schools, students, parents and local communities, will be collecting new winter coats for children K-12 this winter season.Drive-Thru Coat Drives in Monmouth and Ocean Counties will take place 2-3 times each month from January 2022 through March 2022. The coats collected through the Coats 4 Kids Drive-Thru coat drives will be distributed at shelters, foodbanks and resource centers around the Jersey Shore.

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2022 Regional Spelling Bee

Attention teachers in Monmouth, Ocean and Middlesex counties. It’s Spelling Bee season and Press Communications & B98.5 are proud to present our community’s Regional Spelling Bee. The first round of this year’s Regional Spelling Bee will take place as an online written test taking place between March 18th & March 22nd 2022.

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Heroes Among Us Contest

Nominate a hero in your community by sharing a story about how they have gone above & beyond.  The top 3 nominees will enter the finals where listeners will vote for their favorites.  The winner will win a Smugglers Notch Ski Vacation! Just for nominating a hero, you’ll also be in the running to win a Smugglers Notch Ski Vacation!  Powered by U.S. Army Mid Atlantic Recruiting.

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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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Miller Lite $10,000 U Pick’Em League

Play any week and you could win a $50 giftcard to great local restaurants & a Miller Lite Tailgate prize pack + the chance to score $1,000. The season winner gets $1,000 in cash and prizes & could score $10,000!

Students Change Hunger Challenge

Teachers, students, and parents, it’s time to register your school for the 15th Annual Students Change Hunger Challenge to help our communities. Register your school today!

Stream B98.5 Anywhere!

You can stream B98.5 on nearly any device! Download our apps, use smart speakers or stream directly from B985radio.com by clicking the “Listen Now” button in the nav to launch our web player right from the browser!

News & Updates

Dawn FM, The Weeknd’s Retro 80’s Album

By Danny Rios | January 9, 2022

This past Friday, The Weeknd released his album Dawn FM. A spiritual successor to his previous album After Hours, Dawn FM has The Weeknd fully…

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Count Basie Center for the Arts Announces New COVID Policy

By Lenore Luca | August 25, 2021

Starting on September 8th, concert goers attending shows at any of the Count Basie Center for the Arts venues will have to adhere to a…

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Monmouth County Plans to “Light up the Shore” to Honor Heroes of 9/11

By Lenore Luca | August 23, 2021

“These lights are a symbol that we will never forget, and we will always rise above tragedy.” The 20th anniversary of September 11, 2001, is…

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