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.
Could we finally see NJ DOT pick up the pace on Route 37/166 road project?
Ocean County Freeholder Joe Vicari, who planned to 'shame' NJ over the delays of the Route 37-166 road project in Toms River, met with Governor Phil Murphy to vent his frustrations and came away with some hope things will pick up.
Discarded smoking materials causes fire in Beachwood
Leaves may have started the fire outside a business in Beachwood Saturday but they only started smoking after smoking materials were dumped on top of them.
Investigators looking for cause of Deal home fire
There were no injuries at a home fire in Deal Saturday but what caused it remains under investigation.
Car accident leads to multiple injuries on Thursday in Neptune
A serious car accident closes down a portion of Route 18 near Route 33 Thursday afternoon but what caused the collision is still under investigation by Neptune Township Police.
Toms River Police investigating string of car burglaries
Toms River Police are investigating a slew of overnight car burglaries in the North Dover section of the township primarily along the North Maple Avenue and Hickory Street area.
Opiate Crisis program being held for parents in Berkeley Township
That program which started in Ocean County over in Manchester Township back in 2016 was continued in Berkeley Township this January with part one of their program.
Intoxicated Ocean Gate woman drove into woods then someone’s backyard, police say
It wasn't quite a road she was driving on. In fact it wasn't one.
Erratic driver on Route 9 arrested for DWI and drug related offenses
A Good Samaritan's tip to state police leads to an Ocean County woman's arrest after she was spotted driving erratically in and out of lanes in Route 9 in Burlington County.
Whiting woman found with CDS at traffic stop in Lakehurst
Improperly using her high-beams was why a Whiting woman was pulled over in Lakehurst but it was having drugs in the car that led to her arrest.
Boat owner who paid someone to set his boat on fire pleads guilty
A boat owner in Tuckerton may spend up to a decade in prison for paying someone to set his boat on fire in 2009 in a plot to defraud an insurance company out of over $75,000.00.
Your complete guide to getting enough sleep everyday
Oh sleep, how much we love it and need it. There are such things however as sleeping too little or too much and a couple sleep conditions you need to be aware of so you're fully energized every morning.
Ocean County man wanted for arson and attempted murder
Ocean County investigators are asking for your help in finding 36-year old Kenneth Lyons of Ocean who's wanted for allegedly setting fire to a Toms River home April 7.