I am the Weekday Morning News Anchor and Reporter with 92.7 WOBM/Beach Radio 1160 & 1310 AM/94.3The Point/105.7TheHawk at the Jersey Shore and a reporter for NJ 101.5. I am also a Play-By-Play Announcer and Reporter for the Shore Sports Network. I began working with TSM-NJ in 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. I also host Townsquare Media Jersey Shore's Ask The Chief and Jersey Shore Journal. Follow me on Twitter and Instagram @VinEbenau.
Jersey Shore Covid-19 Positive Cases Summary
Here are the positive cases reported over the last week across Monmouth and Ocean County.
JCP&L, First Energy Foundation donate $65,000 to 13 NJ Police Chiefs Associations
The FirstEnergy Foundation has donated $65,000 to 13 Police Chiefs Associations across New Jersey.
Primarily mail-in ballot election process presenting challenges for Jersey Shore Clerks
In these unprecedented times, there are many challenges with a primarily and universal mail-in ballot/drop off ballot Election process in 2020.
Toms River mobster admits to cocaine possession with intent to distribute
A Toms River who is also a member of the Decavalcante crime family, based in Elizabeth, has admitted to possession of cocaine with the intent to distribute in Trenton Federal Court.
Neptune City man faces decade in prison for weapons possession
Law Enforcement continues cracking down on gun use and weapons related offenses and their prior arrest of a Neptune City man has led to him pleading guilty to being a felon in possession of a firearm.
Stafford Police arrest five for heroin possession including Manahawkin man
The Stafford Police Drug Enforcement Unit, acting on several anonymous tips, have arrested five people at a Manahawkin home including one man who was found with 100 bags of heroin.
Ocean County diverting CARES Act funding to help small businesses
Ocean County is directing $10-million in CARES Act funding to small businesses who have been dealt a critical blow from being forced to shut down due to the pandemic and other restrictions in place.
Brick woman sentenced to four years for manslaughter in death of fiancé
A Brick Township woman who previously plead guilty to Reckless Manslaughter has been sentenced to four years in prison for her role in the death of her fiancé in September of 2019.
BlueClaws change team name, uniforms to represent the whole Jersey Shore
The team is changing their name and their image heading into their 20th season on the field by going from the Lakewood BlueClaws to the Jersey Shore BlueClaws.
Monmouth County investigators need your help identifying home invasion suspects
Monmouth County Prosecutor Chris Gramiccioni and his team of investigators are asking for your help in identifying suspects tied to a home invasion robbery in Long Branch.