Amanda Oglesby, The Asbury Park Press NJ

Amanda Oglesby

The Asbury Park Press NJ

Neptune Township, NJ, United States

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Recent articles by Amanda:

Flu, RSV, COVID 'trifecta' fills NJ hospitals and emergency rooms

New Jersey's ERs are full and hospital beds are in short supply as waves of flu and RSV infections strain a system still dealing with COVID-19. → Read More

Gale warning issued for New Jersey coast, Brick tree lighting postponed

A storm that brought severe weather to the Gulf Coast states is headed for New Jersey and will bring high winds to the Jersey Shore. → Read More

Barnegat board to vote on new townhomes, apartments, retail on Route 9

The Lofts at Barnegat will be the township's newest mixed-use housing and shopping center once complete. → Read More

Lacey mulls new town hall, recreation center

Lacey officials will hold a public hearing and consider whether to fund the construction of a new townhall, → Read More

Subtropical Storm Nicole could usher in significant rain and cold to NJ

What will subtropical storm Nicole mean for New Jersey this weekend? Meteorologists tell us what to expect. → Read More

Joint Base shifts toward solar energy with $140M project

Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst is about to break ground on a massive solar energy project, one that should save the military installation millions. → Read More

Lakehurst 7-Eleven closing; 18 NJ 7-Eleven and Speedway convenience stores to be sold

7-Eleven is closing its convenience store on Route 70 as it seeks to sell 18 7-Eleven and Speedway stores in New Jersey. → Read More

Meet Brick's newest councilmember, Derrick T. Ambrosino

The Brick Township Council welcomed Derrick T. Ambrosino on Tuesday night. → Read More

Bird flu found in Ocean County backyard flock

A deadly avian flu was discovered among backyard birds in Ocean County. Federal and state officials have the site on quarantine. → Read More

NJ plans to release new building standards to combat flooding

New regulations could force New Jersey developers to build higher and to prepare for more rain and storms. Here's what the proposed rules could mean. → Read More

59-home Brick development faces stiff opposition, residents call it 'hugely destructive'

The fight over the future of Breton Woods in Brick carried on Monday night, with another three-hour hearing. → Read More

NJ homeowners are using old flood data to protect their homes, putting 'lives at risk'

Jersey Shore residents rebuilt homes with FEMA data as a guide after Superstorm Sandy. Experts say it's not enough insurance against worsening storms → Read More

No charges for patron after beer thrown at comedian, Point Pleasant Beach police say

Borough police say they did not charge a man who threw a beer at a comedian performing at Uncle Vinnie's Comedy Club on Saturday night. → Read More

Popeyes seeks to open Brick location

Popeyes, the chain known for its chicken and biscuits, is looking to open a location in Brick on Route 88. → Read More

Passaic County woman killed in Toms River on Parkway

New Jersey State Police say a woman was killed Sunday night on the Garden State Parkway in Toms River after she stepped into the southbound lanes. → Read More

Authorities search for missing swimmer off Long Branch

Authorities in Long Branch searched for a missing swimmer on Sunday night. → Read More

More than 200 new luxury apartments are coming to Lacey. What we know

M&T at Lacey received approval Monday to build 256 luxury apartments by Route 9 and Railroad Avenue. → Read More

A Christmas tree shortage? NJ's summer drought damaging the state's supply, farmers say

New Jersey's hot, dry summer has not just been hard on residents: Christmas tree farmers say their stocks have been damaged by the lack of rainfall. → Read More

Coast Guard rescues 6 people off Island Beach State Park

A 23-foot boat capsized Sunday off Island Beach State Park, according to the U.S. Coast Guard. → Read More

Jersey Shore will see high tide flooding become routine, NOAA says

The Jersey Shore could see flooding one out of every four days by 2050, federal agency says. → Read More