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 teacher snorted morphine in elementary school class, cops say
A teacher at Eagleswood Township Elementary School used a pen to ingest the opioid in front of students and another teacher, according to a complaint.
How to survive the Black Friday mobs and hostility
Black Friday is only a couple days away and police have some advice so you can enjoy it rather than spend part of it in a prison cell.
Jersey Shore Vietnam veteran helps fellow vets get back in the water
He wanted to enjoy the ocean again and and be able to participate in recreational sports. A wounded Vietnam War Veteran is now not only able to do so but also help other disabled Vets enjoy various activities year-round through his non-profit "Operation Beachhead".
Stafford man with dementia goes missing all night
Bo Quach remained missing Saturday morning after wandering away from the Manahawkin Nursing & Rehabilitation Center on Friday.
Toms River man tried luring 14-year old girl into car, prosecutor says
A 14-year-old girl reported to South Toms River Police that a man approached her in his vehicle while she was walking in the parking lot of the Wawa on Dover Road.
‘Canine distemper’ — like rabies, but airborne — in 3 NJ towns
Five raccoons have had to be euthanized in Point Pleasant Beach after they were found to have canine distemper and it's now affected at least two other Ocean County towns.
NJ congressman has plan to combat anti-Semitism around the world
A congressman from New Jersey is spearheading an effort to have the United States fight global anti-Semitism.
Knife-wielding driver crashes after Route 9 police chase, cops say
A Freehold woman who was allegedly driving aggressively and harassing a family in the car behind her by waving a knife on Route 9 in Howell ends up getting arrested following a police pursuit.
Republicans back Democratic prosecutor for Ocean County
Ocean County has a new prosecutor, Bradley Billhimer, a criminal defense attorney based in Toms River who is set to begin a five-year appointment this week.
Police find missing Ocean County teen hiding in the woods
Barnegat police said Michael Briganti was found late Friday afternoon.