I am the Weekday Morning News Anchor and Reporter with 92.7 WOBM, 94.3The Point, 105.7TheHawk and Beach 104.1 and also host Jersey Shore Journal on all four-stations on Sundays at 6 am. I am also an on-air reporter for NJ-101.5 and a Play-By-Play Announcer/Reporter for the Shore Sports Network. I began working with TSM-NJ in 2015 and have covered a number of stories over the years including a focus on the drug epidemic, Covid-19 pandemic, telling human interest stories that are inspiring and of communities rallying together. Follow me on Twitter and Instagram @VinEbenau.
Police Arrest Two from Toms River, Three from Little Egg Harbor for Heroin
Five Ocean County residents await their days in court after dealing drugs in Brick caught the attention of police, Chief James Riccio announced on Saturday.
Toms River Mobster Gets 15 Months in Prison for Cocaine Possession
A Toms River man, who is a member of the Elizabeth-based Decavalcante crime family, was sentenced on Friday to 15 months in prison for possession of cocaine with intent to distribute.
No Appointment? No Problem – You Can Now Walk-in for COVID Test at Ocean County College
You no longer need an appointment to get a COVID-19 test at Ocean County College as walk-ins are now welcome.
Ocean County Sheriff’s Dept. Detective Needs Your Help as He Battles ALS
Ocean County Sheriff's Office Det. Phil Sickinger continues his courageous fight against ALS while continuing to be the loving, caring husband and father he is to his wife Diana and their daughters.
Police Looking for Man Wanted for Shoplifting in Manchester, Toms River
Manchester Township Police said they are looking for a man who stole a Dewalt miter saw from Lowe's on March 29 and then left the area in a newer model white cargo van.
Ocean County Police Chiefs Launch Online Petition to Repeal State Marijuana Law
Since the law was signed in February by Governor Murphy, police across Ocean County have continued to push for change and they have a community of local government leaders and residents behind them.
Toms River Police Investigating Possible Armed Robbery Outside Wawa
Toms River Police are investigating a possible armed robbery that occurred at Wawa on Route 37 near Hooper Avenue.
Toms River Police Chief Says Marijuana Bill is “Indefensible, It Must Be Fixed”
New Jersey's new marijuana law prevents police from notifying parents if their son or daughter is in trouble with the law for underage drinking and/or marijuana use.
NJ State Senator Calls for Schools to Resume Full In-person Learning
As more teachers begin to make appointments and get vaccinated, State Senator Declan O'Scanlon says the time is about right to resume full in-person learning at schools.
NJ Health Department Takes Back 400 Vaccine Doses from Ocean County
The Ocean County Health Department is trying to process the news that the State, who provided them with 3,400 doses of the Moderna vaccine recently, informed them on Friday that they are taking back 400 of those doses.