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Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Olddoc on ethics and listening to his mother... Bernice notes HAP commissioners call special meeting on ordinance.. Jackie: BB16 live feeds overnight..


[PLAINFIELD TODAY]
NEWS --

Product Recall:  "Wegans recalls peaches, plums, nectarines"
Union County --
Foster Care:  "Electronic payment systems begins for foster, adoptive parents"
Linden:  "Animal shelter under investigation"
Newark:  "Baraka now must try to turn enemies into friends"
Sandy Aid:  "Sweeney calls monitor's report 'almost a whitewash'"

RECENT BLOG POSTS --

[BERNICE] notes HAP commissioners call special meeting on ordinance.

[OLDDOC] on ethics and listening to his mother.

[JACKIE] BB16 live feeds overnight.



Sunday, July 20, 2014

Bernice on the HAP ordinance.. Olddoc is on a weekend break.. Jackie's week includes a ride in the elevator..


[PLAINFIELD TODAY]
NEWS --

Ambulance:  "Freeholders provide ambulance for Plainfield" -- Video from CountyWatchers.
Bike Giveaway:  "Christmas in July bike giveaway"
Historic Trail:  "Union County marks Revolutionary War route"
Rutgers:  "Plainfield resident, RU chemistry prof, named ACS fellow"
Shooting Arrest:  "Plainfield police arrest suspect in May 29 shooting"

Hospitals:  "All NJ hospitals will have to disclose financial information"  -- NJBiz | Ledger |
Open Space:  "Morris looking to expand program to include trails, rec facilities"
South Plainfield: "Nominations being accepted for grand marshal of Labor Day Parade"
Trenton:  "Federal grant will help create art district in city"
Union County Utilities Authority:  "Former freeholder chair must repay thousands in stipends" -- The Ledger cribs from CountyWatchers -- see here and here.

Auto Insurance:  "Nationwide to start selling NJ policies in August"
Gambling:  "As AC struggles, lawmakers look at casinos in North Jersey"
Sandy Aid:  "NJ has distributed just ten percent of $1.1B aid"

RECENT BLOG POSTS --

[BERNICE] on the HAP ordinance.

[OLDDOC] is on a weekend break.


[JACKIE] the week in review includes a ride in the elevator.



Saturday, July 19, 2014

Olddoc takes a breather.. Bernice ponders new chance for Park & 7th.. Rebecca on the Plainwood Square concert and car show.. David posts pix of Plainwood Square concert.. Jackie: BB16 live feeds overnight..


[PLAINFIELD TODAY]
NEWS --

Rutgers:  "Plainfield resident, RU chemistry prof, named ACS fellow"
Bike Giveaway:  "Christmas in July bike giveaway"
Shooting Arrest:  "Plainfield police arrest suspect in May 29 shooting"

Bergen County Race:  "Gen. Wesley Clark to campaign for Dem exec candidate"
Catholic Schools:  "Metuchen diocese shuts 10th school in five years"
Hospitals:  "Christ Hospital nurses join Bayonne MC picket line"
Media--
Newark --
NJ Transit:  "NJT earmarks $9.6M for rehab of Perth Amboy station"
Union County Utilities Authority:  "Former freeholder chair must repay thousands in stipends" -- The Ledger cribs from CountyWatchers -- see here and here.
Watchung:  "$2M library compromise doesn't end debate"

RECENT BLOG POSTS --

[BERNICE] ponders new chance for Park & 7th.

[OLDDOC] takes a breather.

[DAVID] posts pix of Plainwood Square concert.

[JACKIE] BB16 live feeds overnight.

[REBECCA at Bathrobe Blogger] on the Plainwood Square concert and car show.



Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Olddoc asks if fix is in on HAP matter, plus second Council report.. Bernice notes Council passes HAP ordinance; Muhlenberg closure commemoration set.. Councilor Williams on the ethics of the HAP matter; Reid's angry display.. David posts two videos: Council's HAP discussion; Mr. Reid's embarrassing outburst.. Jackie: BB16 live feeds overnight..


[PLAINFIELD TODAY]
NEWS --

Ambulances:  "More ambulances headed to Plainfield"
Restaurant Inspections:  "Most Plainfield eateries were not inspected last year, report says" -- The Suburban News weighs in.
Bike Giveaway:  "Annual giveaway set for July 23" -- Includes details on eligibility.
Arrests:  "Three men arrested in Plainfield with drugs, loaded weapons"

Hospitals:  "Struggling Meadowlands needs state-imposed manager"
Trenton:  "City will feature two of five new NJ charter schools"
Union Apprentice Program:  "Program pays $34K settlement in case of black student dismissed before graduation"
Westfield:  "Google Glass gives new vistas to woman with limited mobility"

Bridgegate --
2016 Guv's Race --
Gov. Christie:  "Christie posts then removes video" -- See the video here.
Sen. Menendez:  "Menendez racks up $700K in defense expenses"
Affordable Housing:  "Advocacy group pursues COAH and case of missing documents"
Border Crisis:  "Pope Francis weighs in on unaccompanied children fleeing to US"
Utility Bills:  "Will 'decoupling' lead to higher customer bills?"
RECENT BLOG POSTS --

[BERNICE] notes Council passes HAP ordinance; Muhlenberg closure commemoration set...

[OLDDOC] asks if fix is in on HAP matter, plus second Council report.

[Councilor WILLIAMS] on the ethics of the HAP matter; Reid's angry display.

[DAVID] posts two videos: Council's HAP discussion; Mr. Reid's embarrassing tantrum.

[JACKIE] BB16 live feeds overnight.

[REBECCA at Bathrobe Blogger] mmm.