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.
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.
DWI Checkpoints being set up in Egg Harbor Township Friday August 4th
Plan ahead now for your night out Friday August 4 and be sure it doesn't include drinking and driving as police in Egg Harbor Township will be setting up DWI checkpoints.
Howell man who sold stolen guns for drugs in Trenton arrested in covert operation
A Howell man who allegedly sold two stolen handguns he took in a burglary from a trailer on Ford Road in the Township along with other items was arrested following "covert operations" by investigators across central New Jersey last week.
Toms River Truck Driver thief “Jeff” has been found and charged by State Police
"Jeff" has been found! New Jersey State Police say the man who allegedly stole a truck from a construction site on Lakehurst Road in Toms River last week and then left it on Waters Street has been arrested. His real name is Jeff too.
Egg Harbor woman under the influence when she crashed into house Tuesday
An Egg Harbor Township woman is facing more than just driving related charges after police found Christie Adkins under the influence with her car inside a house at the corner of Zion Road and Renee Drive around 8 am this morning.
NJDOT announces project to dredge Forked River Channels in Ocean County
The Forked River, Forked River Middle Branch and Spur, the South Spur, and the channel known as the “Elks” Channel will all be dredged as part of a $2,500,000.00 project announced Monday by the New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT).
Asbury Park man charged with shoplifting at Seaview Square Mall in Ocean Township
An Asbury Park man has been arrested and charged for allegedly helping himself to some items inside the Target of the Seaview Square Mall, was found at the Sears after his release stealing more goods.
Ocean Township man arrested for threatening to “burn the mayor’s house down”
A 75-year old man in Monmouth's Ocean Township who allegedly threatened to quote: "burn the mayor's house down" in a Facebook post was arrested and charged Saturday with making terroristic threats.
Shore State Senate Candidate explains her plan for the 10th Legislative District
Democrat Emma Mammano of Brick will be challenging current Republican Senator Jim Holzapfel this year for New Jersey's 10th District Seat.
Have you seen “Jeff”? Police looking for man who stole truck in Toms River Tuesday
Have you seen "Jeff"? New Jersey State Police have released surveillance photos of a man who allegedly stole a truck from a construction site on Lakehurst Road in Toms River Tuesday night around 11pm.