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.
Ocean County Freeholder John C. Bartlett Jr. passes away at age 71
Ocean County has lost a giant of a man with someone who has a heart as big as the county he served for nearly four decades. John C. Bartlett Jr. was called home to God this morning after passing away at the age of 71.
Two critical Congressman Chris Smith bills have now become law
Two bills authored by Jersey Shore Congressman Chris Smith (NJ 4th-District R) have now become law in Washington.
Brick Schools issue warning about “Momo Challenge” on social media
The Brick Township Schools Superintendent sent out a letter to parents on Tuesday after concern has risen about the "Momo Challenge" found on social media which encourages people to inflict serious harm to themselves that can have fatal consequences.
How caregivers can best handle Christmas with a loved one who has Dementia
The Christmas season is one filled with fun and excitement but there's also some stressful moments, especially for caregivers looking out for a loved one with Dementia.
Wall Police arrest New York residents found with weed and cocaine
A New York pair are facing charges in Wall Township after police found them in possession of marijuana, cocaine and drug paraphernalia.
Do you recognize these accused burglary suspects in Stafford?
Stafford Police are asking you to watch a couple videos they've released of three suspects who burglarized the Corner Store Smoke Shop on Route 72 recently.
Lacey Police investigating disturbing death of a raccoon
Lacey Police are running point on the investigation into the disturbing death of a raccoon in a wooded area of the township.
No injuries from fire at Beacon 70 Tuesday morning
Fire crews were at Beacon 70 on Route 70 this morning due to a small fire on one of their stoves, Brick Police Chief James Riccio tells WOBM News.
Police investigating shoplifting incident at Jackson Premium Outlets
Jackson Police have arrested one suspect with more yet to be identified following a shoplifting incident at the Polo Ralph Lauren store in the outlets this past weekend.
Ocean County elementary school teacher charged with snorting morphine in class
A teacher at Eagleswood Township Elementary School in Ocean County is charged with snorting morphine off his desk in front of students.
Freehold man charged with threatening law enforcement on Twitter
A Freehold man who allegedly used his twitter account to post two alarming text messages threatening law enforcement is charged with making online threats and is not allowed to use the internet.
No injuries during early Monday incident at Arnold Walter Nursing Home
A quick response by Holmdel Police and staff at the Arnold Walter Nursing Home helped prevent any injuries from occurring when heavy smoke consumed the Alzheimer's Unit this morning.