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.
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.
2nd annual ‘Soldiers Not Forgotten’ Fundraising Event coming up July 23
The event will be held on July 23 outside of Anytime Fitness on Lanes Mill Road in Brick Township with live bands, refreshments, giveaways and even haircuts.
Franklinville woman charged for causing five-car accident in Stafford Monday
A Franklinville woman is facing charges for careless driving for allegedly causing a five-car crash on Route 72 in Stafford Township on Monday morning around 10:15 am.
Colts Neck brothers sentenced for running an Insurance Fraud Ring
Two Colts Neck brothers will spend the next six-and-a-half years in state prison for allegedly running an insurance fraud ring to recruit car accident victims as patients for chiropractic facilities they ran. Thirteen others have also been sentenced for their roles in the scheme.
Firework safety tips you need to know before heading out this summer
Ground-based sparklers, party poppers and snappers may now be legal in the Garden State but that doesn't mean safety goes out the window this summer.
Police looking for hit-and-run driver who struck pedestrian in Lakewood Sunday
Police in Lakewood are hoping you can help them find the man who struck a pedestrian Sunday night in the Township and then fled.
Former nursing home patient indicted for alleged sexual assault of fellow patient
Just two days shy of his 39th birthday, Alvin Flippin received an indictment on Friday by a Monmouth County grand jury on charges he, a patient himself, allegedly sexually assaulted another patient at a nursing and rehabilitation facility in Tinton Falls in April.