I am the Weekday Morning News Anchor with 92.7 WOBM-FM/Beach Radio/94.3The Point in Ocean County and reporter for the WOBM and NJ 101.5-FM newsrooms and the Shore Sports Network. I began working with TSM-NJ in October of 2015 and have covered a number of stories including New Jersey's Opioid and Heroin epidemic, the Arthur Buckle prison escape, the opening of the JBJ Soul Kitchen and Victor Cruz visiting Brick High School. Follow me on Twitter and Instagram @VinEbenau.
Jackson Township Police intercept three men allegedly heading to drug deal
A tip to Jackson Township police helped them foil a potential drug deal by intercepting the three men allegedly heading there on Tuesday afternoon.
Point Pleasant Borough Police searching for man who exposed himself to two young girls
Police in Point Pleasant Borough are hoping you can help them find a man who allegedly exposed himself to two 12-year old girls on Tuesday afternoon on Dorsett Dock Road.
Police in Eatontown looking for man who allegedly held up a Rita’s Italian Ice
He allegedly held up a Rita's Italian Ice Tuesday in Eatontown and police are hoping you can help them find the suspect.
Beachwood man faces charges for distributing and possessing child porn
A Beachwood man who was a volunteer youth team leader at St. Barnabas catholic church in Bayville was arrested Monday for allegedly possessing and distributing child porn.
What to do after losing your smartphone and panic sets in
Have you ever lost your smartphone or i-Phone and suddenly head into a panic?...In the second part of our two part series on phone addiction, a couple experts weigh in on why we fear when we've lost our phones.
Heads up, Phones down! Are you addicted to using your phone all the time?
Heads up, phones down!...addiction to your smartphone is a very real thing and in the first part of our two-part series a couple experts explain some of the warning signs that you're hooked.
Bi-Partisan Heroin Task Force seeks to expand prevention and treatment for kids
A recent round-table discussion held by the bi-partisan heroin task force in Washington focused on finding addiction treatment for our children.
There’s a new ‘Claw in town! Lakewood BlueClaws under new ownership
The Lakewood BlueClaws are now under new management following an announcement new owners have taken over operations of the minor-league ball-club.
Toms River woman suffers serious burns by exploding can of cooking spray
A Toms River woman suffered extensive burns to her face, torso and thighs after a can of nonstick spray exploded while she was cooking on the stovetop at her Almond Drive home causing super-heated liquid and flames to spill on the 46-year old.
Toms River Police investigating man found dead in Huddy Park Saturday Morning
Police in Toms River are investigating the death of a man found unresponsive by the southeast gazebo in Huddy Park around 3:30 am Saturday morning.
Total of people charged with Sandy Fraud in New Jersey rises to 96 since 2014
Five more people are being charged with allegedly filing fraudulent applications to get federal sandy relief funds, according to the New Jersey Attorney General's office.
Police looking for man who wanted jogger to watch him perform sex act
Police in Monmouth's Ocean Township are looking for the man who allegedly asked a female jogger to watch him perform a sex act in exchange for cash on Monday around 5:30 pm in Louis Weltz Park.