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.
Berkeley Township latest municipality to ban marijuana shops
A week after Point Pleasant Beach announced a ban on any marijuana dispensaries from setting up shop, Berkeley Township is following in the trend.
Galloway Township Police seek public’s help finding theft suspect
Police in Galloway Township are hoping you can help them find a man with ties to a December 10 theft.
Brick Residents: don’t throw your tree to the curb yet
Brick Township residents ready to take down the Christmas tree, are asked to hold off on throwing it to the curb until their assigned recycling day, and by 6 am.
New Lisbon teen who tried passing up cars causes three-car crash
A multi-car crash in Manchester Township New Year's Eve remains under investigation but there are no reported injuries worse than a broken hand by one of the victims.
Ocean County Freeholder Director passes the torch as we begin 2018
The annual passing of the torch takes place at the Ocean County Board of Freeholders organization meeting tomorrow, with a new director in place.
Suspects sought after shots fired Saturday in Eatontown
There were no injuries after reports of shots fired surfaced near a house party on Richardson Avenue in Eatontown Saturday night, but investigators seek your help finding the suspects.
S&P raises Berkeley Township’s bond rating from “A+” to “AA-“
This is the second time over the last three years Berkeley Township's financial performance has received this type of recognition by Standard and Poor's (S&P) who raised their bond rating.
Jim Byrnes takes over as Berkeley Township Council President in 2018
Berkeley Township Councilman James "Jim" Byrnes who won re-election to Ward One back in November will succeed Councilwoman Sophia Gingrich as Council President for the year 2018.
Pedestrian dies after being hit by car on Water Street in Toms River
A 73-year old Manchester Township man who was hit by a car while in the crosswalk on Water Street near Robbins Parkway dies from his injuries Friday night.
Pedestrian survives after being hit by a car in Manchester Township
A pedestrian who was hit by a car while walking along the shoulder Thursday night around 6 pm on Route 37 suffers non-life threatening injuries.
Ocean Township woman stabbed during argument with boyfriend
A woman who was stabbed in the abdomen during a verbal argument with her boyfriend is recovering following surgery.
Silver car strikes Lakewood patrol car and keeps driving, police say
Police in Lakewood are looking for witnesses who saw a driver strike a patrol car and keep going Thursday night on Route 9 near Cross Street around 5:30 pm.