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.
Athletes and Coaches feeling the sting of no sports on the schedule
The Covid-19 pandemic has become especially draining mentally for athletes and coaches with no practices or games to take part in right now or in the immediate future. They're now trying to find ways to prepare for an uncertain future.
How Ocean County Police Departments are preparing for the summer
This won't be a normal, typical summer in Ocean County as much as we wish it would be and as beaches and boardwalks reopen there will be restrictions and rules to follow.
Police say armed NJ man told family he wanted to ‘kill people’
A family member of a "mentally unstable" man with a loaded rifle called police to their Ocean County home, authorities said.
NJ says Monmouth school may have failed to protect Jewish girl
New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal and the Division on Civil Rights have issued a finding of probable cause against the Monmouth County Vocational School District over their alleged failure to properly address Anti-Semitic harassment of a Jewish student.
Ex-teacher sexually assaulted Toms River teen, cops say
Shawn Lee was a middle school social studies teacher in 2007, which is when police say the teen was sexually assaulted.
Boy on a scooter dies after being hit by car in Jackson
A 13-year old boy tragically lost his life on Tuesday evening after being hit by a car on Farmingdale Road in Jackson Township.
Lakewood rabbi molested teen who was sex abuse victim, lawsuit says
The principal of Hebrew studies at Toras Zev in Lakewood has been named in a lawsuit alleging child sexual abuse on a 13-year old boy.
Heavily armed man arrested while demanding job at Great Adventure
Police confiscated numerous weapons from a 38-year-old Allentown man who was upset that Six Flags Great Adventure kicked him out when he tried applying for a job.
Shore Fire Grille owner Timothy Kohlheim dies in Stafford crash
Kohlheim leaves behind his wife Samantha and their two young daughters.
Point Boro High Schooler prohibited from wearing Marine sash at graduation
A bill has been drafted by two Jersey Shore Assemblymen in response to Point Pleasant Borough High School graduate Billy Borowsky who was told he could not wear a sash indicating he had joined the U.S. Marines at a recent graduation ceremony.