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.
Monmouth County Positive Covid-19 Cases Climb To 1,307
Middletown has the most cases for any town with 127, Freehold Township has 101 and Marlboro has 99 cases.
Ocean County Positive Covid-19 Cases Climb To 1,256
Lakewood Township has 450 of the 1,256 cases in Ocean County. Toms River has the second most with 204, Brick has 125 cases.
Diocese of Trenton Closes ALL Churches, will livestream masses
The Catholic Diocese of Trenton which represents parishioners in Burlington, Mercer, Monmouth and Ocean Counties, has announced that all churches will be closed to the public until further notice, effective immediately.
Watch out for IRS/tax related scams amid the Covid-19 pandemic
The IRS Criminal Investigative Unit is warning Jersey taxpayers about possible scams related to Covid-19 economic impact payments.
Ten People charged as Lakewood Police break up engagement party
This gathering was in violation of Executive Order No. 107 signed by Governor Phil Murphy on March 21, which bans gatherings of individuals, whether they be at weddings, parties, celebrations, or other social events.
Monmouth County Positive Covid-19 Cases Climb To 1,163
Middletown has the most cases for any town with 112, Freehold Township has 94 and Marlboro has 89 cases.
Ocean County Positive Covid-19 Cases Climb To 1,108
Lakewood Township has 438 of the 1,108 cases in Ocean County. Toms River has the second most with 156, Brick has 104 cases.
Increase in numbers doesn’t necessarily equate to an increase spread
As numbers rise, a lot of the cases being tested now are people who may have been infected or exposed two weeks ago.
Police investigating whether Lakewood school is still open after pulling over a bus
The wheels on a Lakewood school bus are evidentially still going round and round as police pulled over a bus on Monday afternoon in the township that is reportedly bringing students back and forth to school.
Monmouth County Positive Coronavirus Cases Climbs To 1,033
Middletown has the most cases for any town with 103, Freehold Township has 90 and Marlboro has 78 cases.
Ocean County Positive Covid-19 Cases Climb To 954
Lakewood Township has 399 of the 954 cases in Ocean County. Toms River has the second most with 127, Brick has 94 cases.
Monmouth Lawmakers speak out against NJ order that releases inmates
On Monday, Monmouth County State Senator Declan O’Scanlon, Assemblywoman Serena DiMaso, and Assemblyman Gerry Scharfenberger expressed their concerns at the actions taken by the New Jersey Judicial and Executive branches of government with regard to the temporary release of prisoners.