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Saturday, March 24, 2012

Bernice: Special Council meeting Wednesday.. Olddoc on Trayvon Martin tragedy.. Maria: Board to discuss Hub Stine 'improvements' Tuesday.. Councilor Storch offers an update on South Avenue roadwork.. Jackie posts her weekly wrapup and photos..

duCret Art School:  "NJ's oldest art school celebrates 85 years"
Norton Bonaparte:  "Former Plainfield official becoming key figure in controversy over killing of Florida teen"
High School Basketball:  "Area basketball was sensational in 2012"
Letter, Courier:  "Bob Darden: Financial probe warranted in Plainfield"
Transit Villages:  "High marks for transit hubs"
'Pink Slime' (2):  "Pink slime worries send NJ supermarkets scurrying"

Newark:  "Looking Back: The good, the bad, the memorable" -- After 42 years, Joan Whitlow is retiring.
New Brunswick:  "New 16-story mixed use complex to rise above city"
North Plainfield:  "9th annual St. Baldrick's event raises money for cancer"
Rahway:  "Groundbreaking for new senior housing at site of former convent"
Somerset County Dems:  "Somerset County Dems, ever hopeful, pick candidates"
Union County:  "280 layoffs proposed in 2012 budget" | "Comments on the layoffs" -- From CountyWatchers.
Watchung:  "Plainfield woman charged with marijuana possession"

NJ Property Tax Hikes:  "Only 3 of 566 NJ towns asking voters for tax hike" -- Anything over 2% must be approved by voters.
Supreme Court Nomination:  "In rejecting Kwon, Dems send Christie a message"

Beauty:  "Coffee grounds scrub can fight cellulite"

NOTE: Some Sunday news and opinion items are posted late by the Ledger to its site; these will appear in Monday's CLIPS.

RECENT POSTS: Bernice notes special Council meeting Wednesday to hire an attorney in response to the Mayor's lawsuit. Olddoc on the Trayvon Martin homicide. Maria notes there will be a presentation on 'improvements' for Hub Stine Tuesday, including 'artificial turf'. Councilor Storch, at For Good Government, gives an update on the South Avenue road improvement project. At Jackie's TV Blog, look for her weekly wrap up plus photos.

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