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.
“Todd-Father” mania reaches the Jersey Shore with fans looking for his Yankee jersey
The "Todd-Father" has returned home! Following a trade from the White Sox Tuesday, Toms River native Todd Frazier's trade to the Yankees has his hometown fans buzzing...But what number will he wear?
Berkeley Township Police looking for driver wanted for harassing jogger
Police in Berkeley Township are hoping you can find the man who made repeated trips up and down Eastern Boulevard allegedly glancing at a woman on a run near the Barnegat rail trail Tuesday.
Central Jersey Blood Center in desperate need of blood supply
In the midst of what they're calling a "blood shortage near crisis levels", The Central Jersey Blood Center is asking all shore residents and visitors this summer to consider donating and help save a life.
Ocean Township car burglary suspect arrested and charged
An Ocean Township (Monmouth County) man was arrested around 3:30 am Friday morning by police responding to a report of car burglaries in progress.
Manasquan man arrested for DWI also facing drug charges in Ocean Township
A Manasquan man who was found unconscious behind the wheel at a green light on West Park Avenue on Highway 35 in Monmouth's Ocean Township Wednesday night is facing some serious charges ahead.
Brick man sentenced for stabbing a woman over six-times in a March 2015 incident
A Brick Township man charged with first degree Attempted Murder has been sentenced to 15-years in state prison for stabbing a woman over six-times in the torso around 10 pm on March 29, 2015, according to the Ocean County Prosecutors Office.
Pleasantville woman picked up for prostitution in Monmouth’s Ocean Township
A Pleasantville woman was arrested Thursday night for allegedly engaging in prostitution in Monmouth's Ocean Township in the area of Sunset Avenue around 10 pm.
Keansburg 11-year old goes missing on Wednesday night
Keansburg Police are hoping you can help them find 11-year old Abbiegail Smith, who went missing around 8 pm last night in the apartment she lived in.
How an organ transplant can save lives in New Jersey and across the nation
Donating an organ has the potential to save multiple lives and you can provide someone in need with the gift of life. In the final installment of our three-part series we hear from a woman whose outlook on life changed after receiving a transplant.
How you can help thousands of Americans in need of a kidney or liver
Yesterday we told you the great need for organ donations in New Jersey and across the country. In part-two of our three-part series on its importance we find out why people are hesitant to donate their organs.
Finding hope, finding organs: How donating organs helps save lives
Once the Assistant Attorney General in New Jersey, Terry Merced is now retired and living in North Carolina but finds himself in need of a kidney. In the first part of our three-part series on the importance of organ donations, Terry shares some of the fear and anxiety from battling the illness and …
No injuries from Sunday car fire on the Garden State Parkway in Beachwood
No injuries are being reported from a single-car fire on the Garden State Parkway near milepost 78.8 Sunday afternoon around 3:30pm and the blaze was put out within minutes of arrival, according to the Beachwood Volunteer Fire Department.