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Saturday, April 19, 2014

Enjoy your holiday weekend!..

No CLIPS today. Enjoy your Holiday weekend. -- Dan

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Olddoc on Council meeting and PILOT fracas.. Bernice: Former mayor on budget and employees; Learn more about tax liens.. Councilor Williams: 'Show me the money' screams underpaid councilwoman.. Jackie: Bag of Tricks blog party is on..


Mayor Mapp's Report:  "Is Plainfield on right track? Mayor issues 100-day report"
Fire Division:  "Fire officials call on chief to resign"
Child Endangerment:  "20-year old Plainfield man accused of impregnating 16-year-old girl"
UEZs:  "Elizabeth mayor asserts proposed new tax would kill Urban Enterprise Zones"

Bergen Community College:  "Professor suspended over 'Game of Thrones' T-shirt"
Ewing:  "Mayor touts town as biz-friendly in state-of-the-town address"
Fanwood:  "Sun Tavern closes after bankruptcy auction fails to attract buyer"
Newark:  "State police deployed to help stem violence"
North Plainfield --
Political Campaigning:  "Fliers found in J.C. meals-on-wheels deliveries" -- I'm shocked! Shocked!
South Plainfield:  "Stroll for Life at health and fitness fair"

Bridgegate --
Guns:  "NJ man's handgun case before SCOTUS Friday"
Realty Transfer Fee:  "Christie calls for end of realty transfer fee" -- A major source of County income.
Sandy Aid:  "In-house probe of Bridgegate turns up serious flaws in Sandy program"

[BERNICE] notes former mayor comments on budget, employees; Learn more about tax liens.

[OLDDOC] on the Council meeting, including the  PILOT fracas.

[Councilor WILLIAMS] 'Show me the money' screams underpaid Councilwoman.

[JACKIE] 'Bag of Tricks' blog party is on.

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Olddoc returns to the blogging grind after a family visit.. Bernice ponders impact of new apartments on Inspections; Notes week's meetings.. David invites all to enjoy the photography of Plainfield lawyer B.C. Lorio..


PHS Football:  "Jones out as PHS football coach"
Purse Snatching:  "Plainfield man dragged woman with his car, stole her purse"
Auto Insurance:  "What are cheapest cities in NJ for auto insurance?" -- Complete list, with Plainfield, here.

Animal Abuse:  "Puppy rescued from North Brunswick garage dies"
Irvington:  "Mayor Smith basks in endorsements"
Jersey City:  "Town hall meeting on 2014 budget poorly attended"
Newark:  "Former FOP president backs Jeffries"
North Plainfield:  "Cops to run sting on Route 22 for drivers talking on phone"
South Plainfield:  "Holy Savior (formerly Sacred Heart) produces its first living Stations"
Union County Improvement Authorit:  "UCIA may join joint oversight committee"
Woodbridge:  "Construction begins on turf field at JFK High"

Bridgegate --
Gov. Christie --
Distracted Driving:  "Distracted driving linked to 1.4M NJ accidents in last 10 years"
E-cigarettes:  "Lawmakers question benefits of raising taxes on e-cigs"
Marijuana:  "Poll: NJ voters more laid back about marijuana"


[BERNICE] notes this week's meetings, ponders impact of new apartments on Inspections.

[OLDDOC] returns to the blogging grind after a family visit. Dawg rules!

[Councilor STORCH] mmm.

[Councilor WILLIAMS] mmm.

[DAVID] invites all to enjoy the photography of Plainfield lawyer Brian Lorio.

[JACKIE] mmm.

[REBECCA at Bathrobe Blogger] mmm.