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.
Monmouth County recognized for charitable efforts
The New Jersey Employees Charitable Campaign has recognized Monmouth County for being the most innovative charitable campaign out of all counties who participated in the NJECC.
New MRI Scanner added to Bayshore Medical Center
Hackensack Meridian Health has unveiled their new MRI scanner at Bayshore Medical Center in Holmdel.
Lake Como man charged with dealing drugs in a school zone
A Lake Como man is sitting in the Monmouth County Jail after police executed a search warrant and found a slew of drugs in his Belmont Avenue home, which is also in a school zone.
Millstone man hacked computers to display lewd images
A Monmouth County man will spend five years in prison for hacking into the private cloud based accounts of two women and then stealing lewd videos and images of them which he preceded to post on publicly accessible websites.
Baby Boy couldn’t wait to enter the world at Lanoka Harbor home
A bundle of joy arrived on Thursday in Lanoka Harbor with a baby who couldn't wait to enter the world.
Ocean County Prosecutors Office receives re-accreditation status
The Ocean County Prosecutors Office has successfully complied with more than 100 standards and as a result received re-accreditation from the New Jersey State Association of Chiefs of Police through its New Jersey Law Enforcement Accreditation Commission (NJSACOP).
Congressman Smith bill seeks to give taxpayers more flexibility to donate to charity
The Charitable Giving Tax Deduction Act would allow charitable deductions to be universal and “above-the-line,” giving everyone the authority to deduct charitable donations from their taxes whether or not they itemize.
Portion of Barnegat Branch Trail remains closed for safety reasons
The good news is that progress on a 150-foot long prefabricated weathered steel trestle inside the Barnegat Branch Trail continues to move forward, the bad news is that a portion of the trail remains closed because it's an active construction area and county officials want to keep everyone safe…
The driver of this truck stole $1,000 in coins from Toms River laundromat, police say
Toms River Police are asking for your help in solving a burglary that took place at the 'Suds Your Duds Laundromat' on Route 37 last weekend.
Tour Bus Company strands Toms River High Schoolers heading on field trip
Imagine your a high school student excited for a trip with classmates to Washington D.C. to see how government works and explore our nations history. Then imagine the bus that's supposed to take you there doesn't show up.
Monmouth Freeholder Susan Kiley named to Mater Dei Board of Trustees
Monmouth County Freeholder Susan Kiley has been elected to serve as a member of the Mater Dei Prep Board of Trustees.
Ocean County man among three NJ residents who sold counterfeit drugs to 43-states
Two Middlesex County men and an Ocean County resident have been indicted for allegedly operating storefronts on the dark web which sold and shipped out hundreds of thousands of counterfeit Xanax tablets and other controlled substances to buyers in 43-states.