Amanda Oglesby

Amanda Oglesby


Reporter w/ @AsburyParkPress @USATodayNetwork. Mom who loves great books, beagles, black cats and classic rock.

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I’m hiding in an enclosed stairway in my house because the NWS told me to take shelter and I’m stupidly afraid of tornados.

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My phone makes tornado siren sounds. ☹️😬

The emergency siren at the police station in my town is going off, and I don't know what that is supposed to signal to me, if anything.

Trees down, power outages and road closures all over the place. Stay home if you can. @joshchunggg  @AsburyParkPress  #NJ 

When you have to find a cell tower to get a work task done. @TanyaBreenPhoto ⁩ 😆

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Well, everything in my fridge is garbage at this point.

It's 9:22 a.m. and my day/week is horrible already. Can we get a redo?

Food safety during a power outage: What to keep, what to toss via @asburyparkpress  @SarahEGriesemer 

JCP&L says I should have power back by Tuesday at 11:30 pm.

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Protesters outside of the Statehouse in Trenton are speaking out against state aid cuts to schools. #NJed 

Gerard Dalton, superintendent of Brick schools, talks about what the funding cuts will mean for his district. #NJed 

"I work in journalism. Life is pain." -- another coworker today. @OHnewsroom 

Daniel Leonard shared posts disparaging Muslims on his personal Facebook page, including one that reads, "my life would be complete if she/they die" over a photograph of a U.S. Rep. Rashida Tlaib. @AsburyParkPress  @jeanmikle  #TomsRiver  #NJ 

Someone called me a "POS" for posting this story in a news community, so I thought I'd post it again. Because #LoveTrumpsHate  and we all need more #goodnews  in the world. via

Great white shark @MaryLeeShark  is lingering about 2 miles off shore of Lavallette. #NJ 

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I’d love to see Asbury Park shut down Cookman to vehicle traffic to give restaurants more room for outdoor dining.

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