Jason Allentoff is the morning news anchor for Townsquare Shore Stations WOBM-FM and WOBM-AM. He contributes Ocean, Monmouth and Middlesex County reports to New Jersey 101.5. Allentoff has been with our company since 2006. He studied communication at Monmouth University. Allentoff is also an independent filmmaker and website designer.
Ocean Medical Center Opens New Emergency Department
Ocean Medical Center in Brick has opened the doors to its new $82-million-dollar, state-of-the-art Emergency Care Center.
Jenkinson’s to Host Annual Summer Job Fair [AUDIO]
With less than three months left until Memorial Day, boardwalks and beaches at various shore points are gearing up for a busy season by adding new staffers to the books. That includes Jenkinson's Boardwalk in Point Pleasant Beach, which will hold its annual summer job fair over the next two weekends.
Officials Plan for Route 35 Exodus This Weekend [AUDIO]
With a St. Patrick's Day parade set for Saturday, Ocean County motorists are worried about a potential sequel to the recent major gridlock on Route 35, and local officials are working feverishly to make sure it doesn't happen again.
Route 35 Traffic a Nightmare for Local Officials [AUDIO]
Could last weekend's massive traffic jam on Route 35 be a sign of what's to come this summer? Officials are hoping it was just an isolated incident.
High Hopes for Post-Sandy Summer Tourism Season [AUDIO]
While the recovery from Superstorm Sandy continues, Memorial Day will be here before you know it and state tourism officials are hoping for a better season than last year.
Vote for Your Favorite New Jersey Beach [AUDIO]
Do you have a favorite New Jersey beach? Starting Monday, you can cast your vote in the annual New Jersey Top Ten Beaches Survey.
Power Companies Battle a Challenging Winter [AUDIO]
With each approaching storm, the state's utility companies take steps to make sure they're prepared for whatever Mother Nature throws at us.
Flood Insurance Premiums Up In the Air [AUDIO]
While the U.S. Senate has approved a plan to delay a hike in flood insurance premiums, the measure remains stalled in the House of Representatives. This has Jersey Shore-based Superstorm Sandy victims and officials on edge.
Monmouth Drug Forums Coming This Week
The ongoing heroin epidemic knows no county borders.
Tough Winter Playing Havoc With Route 35 Reconstruction [AUDIO]
The rough winter weather has slowed the Route 35 reconstruction project. Shore area officials are hoping it will be done in time for the summer, but many think that's unlikely considering the snow, ice and rain.
FEMA Releases Preliminary Flood Maps [AUDIO]
It's hard to believe Superstorm Sandy hit the Garden State almost a year and four months ago. It has been a very stressful time for the thousands of people trying to pick up the pieces of what Mother Nature left behind.
Ocean and Monmouth Deal with Tough Winter
The winter of 2014 is shaping up to be a memorable one with lots of snow. But what about the strain on resources?