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.
Three of four men accused of pushing 10,000 bags of heroin a week arrested
Three members of a Neptune Township cocaine and heroin distribution ring are collared following a five-month probe into the illegal activity they're accused of being involved in, but one man remains on the run.
21-Jersey Shore students honored with prestigious St. Timothy Award
Known as the highest award a Catholic youth can receive, there are 26 parishioners in the Diocese of Trenton who have received the St. Timothy Award for Excellence, with 21 of the students coming from the Jersey Shore.
Seaside Heights responds to weekend melee in the sand
Thousands of people and lots of fighting caused some chaos but the longer lasting effect is the dagger the Saturday night event in Seaside Heights and Seaside Park did to both borough's reputations.
Second suspect in murder of Asbury Park 10-year old being charged as adult
A teenager will be prosecuted as an adult for his alleged role in the murder of 10-year old Yovanni Banos-Merino in Asbury Park on February 21.
Multiple crews called in to help douse flames at Seaside Park home
Investigators are tracing the source of a Monday afternoon home fire in Seaside Park.
Marlboro home fire under investigation
There are no reported injuries from a Sunday afternoon fire at a townhouse on Bluebird Lane in Marlboro but what caused it remains under investigation.
Fire at Buy Rite Liquor in Waretown remains under investigation
Investigators are tracing the source of a fire at Buy Rite Liqours on Route 9 in the Waretown section of Ocean Township on Sunday night.
Dozens of bills in the House being voted on to curb drug epidemic
As New Jersey and the United States continues to battle a drug epidemic wreaking havoc on so many, lawmakers are voting on a series of bills aimed at providing solutions to a deadly problem.
Former Holmdel resident deliberately set a pair of realty office fires, prosecutors say
A former Holmdel Township man is being charged with arson for intentionally starting two home fires in the past year, according to the Monmouth County Prosecutors Office.
OC Prosecutors, Toms River and Brick Police tag-team to foil drug trade
There's no work like teamwork and three law enforcement agencies proved that while arresting eight people and seizing a loaded gun and a slew of drugs.
Names of two people found dead at Long Branch home revealed
We now know the two names of the people found dead inside an Ocean Boulevard home on Tuesday night in Long Branch.
Brick man drops bag of heroin when questioned by Ocean Township Police
A Brick man standing in the shoulder close to the lane of traffic along State Highway 18 drew the attention of an Ocean Township Police Officer who later found him with heroin.