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.
Reporter Vin’s Cooking Corner: making french toast
Today I made a breakfast favorite and a staple in many homes and diners but with a twist.
Reporter Vin’s cooking corner: making Strawberry-Banana bread
I'm a news anchor/reporter/sports reporter that loves to bake!
Two former Shore Conference athletes explain what it’s like to play high school sports
In the first part of our five-part Friday series on what affects high school athletes, two former athletes, Kari Lefebvre and Nico Steriti, explain why they participated.
UPDATE: Missing Holiday City woman found dead in wooded area Saturday morning
The search for 79-year old Martha Hesse has a sad ending as investigators discovered her dead around 10:45 Saturday morning in a wooded area in the Holiday City community.
State Police seek to identify man who allegedly made purchases with phony credit card
State Police are hoping you recognize a suspect wanted for allegedly making some purchases with a phony credit card in Farmingdale last month.
Holiday City woman goes missing Thursday, car found near lake hours later
A Holiday City 79-year old woman Toms River Police say left her home on Mount Fairweather lane Thursday hasn't returned home yet.
Wounded Warriors Chairman shares what annual event Saturday means to vets
This coming Saturday October 7 Jackson Township will host the Wounded Warrior Parade for its 10th year in recognition and honor of those who have served our nation and defended the freedoms we have as Americans.
Thou shalt not steal! Toms River church thief arrested by township police
Toms River Police have made an arrest in their investigation into the church thief who allegedly grabbed cash from a donation box at the Christ Episcopal Church on Washington Street and fled September 4.
House party hosts busted for serving booze to minors in Monmouth’s Ocean Township
They partied too hard and got nabbed by police in Monmouth's Ocean Township who were originally responding to a noise complaint.
Another major crime bust in Monmouth County, this one seizes explosives and firearms
Three men including one from the Pagan's Outlaw Motorcycle Gang were arrested after investigators found 40 guns, a flamethrower, thousands of rounds of ammunition and bomb making materials at homes in Freehold and Howell.
Alzheimer’s New Jersey hosting annual “Walk to Fight Alzheimer’s” Saturday in Point Pleasa…
Alzheimer's is a disease that affects millions of Americans, and the non-profit that bears its name in New Jersey, is holding a "walk to fight Alzheimer's" Saturday in Point Pleasant Beach.
Toms River Township prepares for the arrival of Hurricane Jose
As the Jersey Shore prepares for the arrival of Hurricane Jose late Monday night, emergency officials across the state have been ensuring beaches and waterfront properties have the safety nets they need and dunes are built up to prevent some potentially serious flooding. Toms River is one of those t…