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

Jersey Shore’s SEA.HEAR.NOW Moved To 2021

By B98.5 | June 25, 2020

Over the past two years, the SEA.HEAR.NOW music festival has brought music lovers from all over to Asbury Park for a weekend of live music…

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The Stone Pony Makes Announcement Regarding Summer Series, Asks Fans For Selfies

By B98.5 | June 1, 2020

The Stone Pony will be on hiatus this summer but already have plans for 2021! They are also looking for music fans to share their selfies from past events.

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Justin Bieber Postpones 2020 Tour Dates

By Lenore Luca | April 2, 2020

Justin Bieber is left with no choice but to postpone his 2020 dates for the Changes Tour due to the corona virus pandemic. “In light of the current…

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