I am the Weekday Morning News Anchor and Reporter with 92.7 WOBM/Beach Radio 1160 & 1310 AM/94.3The Point/105.7TheHawk at the Jersey Shore and a reporter for NJ 101.5. I am also a Play-By-Play Announcer and Reporter for the Shore Sports Network. I began working with TSM-NJ in 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. I also host Townsquare Media Jersey Shore's Ask The Chief and Jersey Shore Journal. Follow me on Twitter and Instagram @VinEbenau.
Brick couple were running drug facility out of their home
A Brick Township couple has been charged with running a drug facility out of their home.
Forked River trio charged with dealing heroin, fentanyl in Ocean County
Three Forked River residents have been arrested following a three month sting by the Ocean County Prosecutors Office into illegal drug activity in the area.
Monmouth County Freeholders offering free career training course online
During the Covid-19 Coronavirus Pandemic Nearly 80,000 Monmouth County residents have filed for Unemployment and as thousands of jobs open back up, the Freeholders have launched a website with a free online career training course to help sharpen skill sets and resumes for the new workforce.
Toms River Police seize heroin, cocaine, guns in three investigations
The Toms River Police Department’s Special Enforcement Team seized a sizable haul over the course of the last week in three separate investigations while arresting three Ocean County residents.
Manchester Police charge hit-and-run ATV driver
Manchester Township Police have charged the driver of an ATV who caused a collision with another ATV on the Heritage Minerals Property and then fled the scene.
Brick man faces seven years in prison for drug, gun possession
A Brick man is facing nearly a decade in prison for possession of drugs with intent to distribute, certain person not to possess a firearm as well as other offenses.
Ocean, Monmouth Freeholder Directors seek Jersey Shore BPU representative
Ocean County Freeholder Director Vicari along with Monmouth County Freeholder Director Tom Arnone announced that they are teaming up and making a push to have a Jersey Shore representative on the State Board of Public Utilities.
Ocean County seeing spike in Covid-19 cases among Teens, Young Adults
The numbers don't lie and new data released by the Ocean County Health Department displays some good news along with a concerning trend of Covid-19 cases in Ocean County.
Single, fatal crash closes down Route 9 in Marlboro Monday
A single vehicle crash tragically led to the drivers death and closed down Route 9 near Union Hill Road in Marlboro for several hours on Monday afternoon.
Howell man who threatened to harm Jewish residents in Lakewood with a bat, pleads guilty
A Howell Township man who was arrested in March for allegedly threatening to drive down to Lakewood and harm Jewish residents with a baseball bat, has plead guilty to Bias Intimidation.
Have you seen this Union Beach man?
The Monmouth County Prosecutors Office has issued a missing persons alert for 29-year old Michale Coppola of Union Beach who was last seen on Wednesday August 5.
Brick Police find stolen vehicle, large stash of drugs outside AutoZone
Brick Police found nearly 100 ecstasy, drug paraphernalia and a BB gun inside of a car they simply pulled over for a broken headlight and taillight outside of the AutoZone on Chambers Bridge Road.