Jerry Green bats .666.. Census hooey.. On blogs and bloggers.. Sharpe point for Councils everywhere.. Cedars, gods, and Gilgamesh..
Plainfield Today: (Click HERE to read the posts serially, otherwise take your pick from a selection below. There are more stories that haven't been linked, and I post throughout the day. -- Dan)
- "Jerry Green bats .666"
- "Census hooey about Plainfield?"
- "Senior Center developer Fishman has hand in yet another pie"
- "Sharpe has point for Councils everywhere"
- "PARIS and Plainfield: Perfect together?"
- "Revamped ELEC website sucks"
- "Dina's faulty gaydar dished at dinner"
Plainfield Trees: "Cedars, gods, and Gilgamesh"
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- Today. June 30. 3 - 4:30 PM. Rally Against the War in Iraq. Sponsor: People's Organization for Progress. Location: Armed Forces Recruiting Center, 116 East Front Street. Info: Steven Hatcher, (908) 753-5273.
- Tomorrow. July 1. 2 - 4 PM. Exhibit: In Honor of That Grand Old Flag. American flags on display representing the evolution from 30 to 50 states. Worn or damaged US flags may be brought by visitors for proper disposal by the Society. Drake House Museum, 602 West Front Street. FREE.
- Tuesday. July 3. 11 AM. Senior Center Groundbreaking. East Front Street, across from Bank of America.
- Wednesday. July 4.
- 10 AM. 84th Annual July 4th Parade. Front Street.
- 5:30 PM. Concert. Cedar Brook Park. Free.
- Dusk. Fireworks Display. Cedar Park.
Newark - SL: "Booker extends buyouts, says city layoffs loom"
..... - NYT: "Mayor, in Office a Year, Says Major City Job Cuts Are Likely"
Roselle Park: "Woman denies guilt in obstruction case" -- There is something very strange about this whole story. But what? Something's missing.
South Plainfield: "Flags to fly at half-staff to honor S. Plainfield soldier" -- Gov. Corzine's order is for Tuesday, statewide.
Attorney General: "New AG vows to 'do what's right'"
Chief Justice Rabner: "Blue Jersey's Lassiter's press pass yanked"
Civil Unions - WP: "In NJ, Civil Union Laws Don't Ensure Benefits"
Commerce Bank - SL: "Fed probe spells the end of Commerce Bank's Hill"
..... - CN: "CEO's retirement fuels speculation of company sale"
..... - NYT: "Chief Steps Down, and Bank Agrees to End Business Deals With His Family"
Turnpike: "Kean Jr. seeks papers on toll roads from Corzine"
Sheneman's Cartoon is here.
Margulies' Cartoon is here.
NATION / WORLD
Bush: "A Reversal of Fortune for Bush’s Political Capital"
"Executive Privilege": "Dems Push White House on Privilege Move" -- Includes a fact sheet on executive privilege.
.......... - Dan Froomkin: "A White House Wrapped in Secrecy"
London Bombs: "Double Bombing Averted in London"
Supreme Court: "Reversing itself, Court decides to review Guantanamo cases"
Tom Moran On Compromise and Immigration: "Compromise is dead in D.C."
Of Pizza and Milk Prices: "Cheese takes larger slice of a pie" -- Uh-oh.
Talk Radio: "Right-Wingers Defensive About Talk Radio Dominance" -- Who really puts those shows on the air?
Obituary: "Joel Siegel, Movie Critic Who Instructed and Amused"
Miss Manners: Check out the nation's doyenne of conduct here in the Washington Post.
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