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 a 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.
Middletown, New Jersey firefighters rescue 28 pets from burning home
There was nobody inside a Middletown home in flames as Firefighters arrived but they did rescue 28 pets and brought them to safety as an inferno spread through the residence.
Have you seen Millville, New Jersey man? He’s wanted for attempted murder at Toms River ho…
A Millville man is wanted in Toms River, Ocean County for the attempted murder of a woman that occurred at the Howard Johnson hotel on Hooper Avenue.
Popcorn Park Zoo in Lacey, NJ asks for courtesy after Seagull dies in Surf City, LBI, NJ
A seagull was found injured and tangled in a fishing line along the beach in Surf City. It later lost a leg and passed away.
Little Egg Harbor going virtual at elementary school due to Covid cases
The George J. Mitchell Elementary School in Little Egg Harbor is going virtual for the next couple of weeks due to a recent rise in Covid cases.
Toms River Police accepting applications for youth Cadet program
The Toms River Police Public Safety Cadet Unit #137 is currently accepting applications for their program seeking youth ages 14-20 years old.
Second report of shots fired in Toms River this week under investigation
Toms River Police and the Ocean County Prosecutors Office is simultaneously investigating two reported incidents of shots fired after another incident occurred on Tuesday night along Washington Street.
All Dogs Go To K-9 Heaven: Toms River Police K-9 Gunnar passes away
Toms River Police announced the passing of recently retired K-9 Officer Gunnar (badge #9020) on Friday who went unexpectedly but peacefully at home.
Toms River Police catch three men tossing heroin out the window of speeding vehicle
A driver who felt the need for speed caught the eye of a Toms River Police Officer along Route 35 but it was the occupants of the vehicle tossing bricks of heroin out of the car window that really caught his attention.
Lakewood children hold protest over NY summer camps being cancelled
There were upwards of approximately 100 children marching in a protest in Lakewood on Tuesday night demanding that overnight summer camps be open.
Barnegat man charged for speeding in crash that killed his passenger
The Barnegat man behind the wheel in a single car crash that claimed the life of his passenger last month in Stafford Township has now been charged with Aggravated Manslaughter and Strict Liability Vehicular Homicide.
How Allergy Sufferers and Asthmatics can stay healthy during pandemic
It's a tricky spring season for anyone who typically struggles with allergies (which grass and trees are high right now) and those with asthma following a warm winter and a Covid-19 spring to this point.
Lakewood Toy Store with 50 people among Shore gatherings broken up
Several Jersey Shore residents and businesses have been charged for holding large gatherings or violating another of Governor Phil Murphy's executive orders aimed at preventing the spread of the Covid-19 coronavirus.