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Thursday, August 21, 2014

Olddoc suggests checking out Coursera.. Bernice notes Robinson-Briggs performance at Council meeting.. David: At the park with Darryl Clark.. Jackie: BB16 live feeds overnight..


[PLAINFIELD TODAY]
NEWS --

Anti-Violence:  "Plainfield responds with march and forum" -- That's today.
Job Fair:  "Postal Service hiring 750 at Plainfield job fair"
Muhlenberg:  "Healthcare services should return to former hospital, planners say"
Cardinals Football:  "A fresh start for Plainfield"

Union County--
Clark:  "New Whole Foods store to include pub"
Golf:  "Paramus cops greet The Barclays with complex security"
High School Requirements:  "New law requires students learn CPR for graduation"
Linden:  "3,000 gallons of jet fuel leak into storm sewer at petroleum refinery"
Newark --
North Plainfield:  "Drunk man rescued from roof charged with trespass"
Sidewalk Replacement:  "Highland Park strictly enforcing sidewalk rules"

Policing:  "Atlantic City police now have body cameras"
Sex and College:  "Men punished for sexual misconduct are fighting back"

RECENT BLOG POSTS --

[BERNICE] notes Robinson-Briggs performance at Council meeting.

[OLDDOC] suggests checking out Coursera.

[DAVID] At the park with Darryl Clark.

[JACKIE] BB16 live feeds overnight.



Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Olddoc observes interesting details at Council.. Bernice on Thursday march and forum, Elected or appointed?; Blogger comparisons.. Councilor Williams on a proposed parking ordinance near Cedar Brook Park.. David notes youth launch anti-violence campaign.. Jackie: BB16 live feeds overnight..


[PLAINFIELD TODAY]
NEWS --

Military Gear to Police:  "Interactive NYTimes map"

Asbury Park:  "Boutique hotel proposed for Salvation Army building"
Elizabeth:  "Ordinance would storage or disposal of fracking waste"
Newark:  "Baraka hold town halls on budget,  education"
Oil Trains --
Union County:  "County says lockups violate immigrants' rights"

Bridgegate --

Demographics:  "Where we came from and where we went" -- State-by-state interactive chart. Cool!
Deportation Deferrals:  "Activists seek to delay deportations"
Education:  "Coding in NJ classrooms grows as life skill" | "Girls, too"
Gambling:  "How about four Meadowlands casinos?"
Inner-City Living:  "Millenials finding everything up to date in Kansas City"
Oscar Romero:  "Pope Francis removes an obstacle to honoring slain archbishop"
Suicide:  "Rutgers study finds suicides on rise among Boomer men"

RECENT BLOG POSTS --

[BERNICE] on Thursday march and forum, Elected or appointed?; Blogger comparisons.

[OLDDOC] observes interesting details at Council.

[Councilor WILLIAMS] on a proposed parking ordinance near Cedar Brook Park.

[DAVID] notes youth launch anti-violence campaign.

[JACKIE] BB16 live feeds overnight.



Monday, August 18, 2014

Olddodc tries to use the City website; plus background on the Yazidis.. Bernice: Council faces two issues tonight; Plea to fix city website.. Jackie: BB16 live foods overnight..


[PLAINFIELD TODAY]
NEWS --

Plainfield YMCA:  "Tri-County Chamber members feed homeless at YMCA"
Fatal Shooting:  "Suspects sought in Saturday shooting" -- Courier | Ledger | NBC |

Atlantic City:  "Revel wanted to shut down casino this week"

NJ's Favorita Authors:  "Top Ten from NJ Spotlight readers" -- Including Judy Blume, whose Plainfield novel, Wifey, you should read if you haven't already.
NJ & Tobacco Bonds:  "How Wall Street deals left NJ with billions in toxic debt" -- Christie will be long gone.
Sandy Relief:  "How Mary Pat Christie's fund has spent $33M on relief"
Missouri Police Shooting --
Women in Ministry:  "Turbulent work history doesn't shake faith in a calling"

RECENT BLOG POSTS --

[BERNICE] Council faces two issues tonight; Plea to fix city website.

[OLDDOC] tries to use the City website; plus background on the Yazidis.


[JACKIE] BB16 live foods overnight.




Saturday, August 16, 2014

Olddoc has a brief comment on what's missing from the Council agenda.. Bernice notes Muhlenberg study next steps; Park Avenue repairs.. Noel notes Gordon accepts head coach at Piscataway Tech.. Jackie: BB16 live feeds overnight..


[PLAINFIELD TODAY]
NEWS --

Muhlenberg Closing:  "Plainfield residents to mark 6th anniversary of closing"
College Football:  "Plainfield lineman Kenny Carter generating plenty of interest"
Steve Gallon Crew:  "Appellate court upholds employment ban for former Plainfield administrators"
Robbery Trial:  "Court rules Plainfield man did not get fair trial in robbery"
Shootings:  "Three shootings happen hours apart"

Fanwood:  "Police rescue overdose victim with new Naran kit"
Irvington:  "New mayor Vauss visible early"
Museum Closing:  "NJ Children's Museum to shut down in September"
Trailside Nature Center:  "Union County installs wi-fi at nature center"

Bridgegate --
Christie Veto:  "Bill that would have prohibited refusing to hire unemployed"
Politics:  "Essex Dem chair Jones throws in with Hudson, Bergen, Passaic organizations" -- Where's Jerry?

RECENT BLOG POSTS --

[BERNICE] notes Muhlenberg study next steps; Park Avenue repairs.

[OLDDOC] has a brief comment on what's missing from the Council agenda.

[Mayor MAPP] All are invited to the Annual BBQ Saturday.

[JACKIE] BB16 live feeds overnight.

[REBECCA at Bathrobe Blogger] mmm.

[NOEL at PALS] notes Gordon accepts head coach at Piscataway Tech.