Olddoc on second half of the 1930s; comment on Council agenda.. Bernice asks if Stender affair gives Jerry Green a 'housing headache'.. Jackie: TAR's blog party continues; Plus watching for subway rats?..
CLIPS is your daily roundup of links to blog posts and news about Plainfield or affecting Plainfielders. Begun in 2003 as an email newsletter to Plainfield city council members when I was Plainfield's public information officer, it was later offered to the general public by email and has been available as a blog since 2007. If you have questions, suggestions or tips, email me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pedestrian Accident: "Plainfield man struck girl in crossing, drove her home, did not report accident'
Pilgrim Pipeline: "PSEG: Pilgrim can't use our right-of-way" -- Runs parallel to Terrill Road.
- "Assemblywoman blames her husband for luxury home controversy" -- Video from My9.
- "Stender won't seek re-election" -- Courier finally got the link working.
Atlantic City: "The final indignity: Hasbro may take away AC street names on Monopoly board"
Edison: "After $250K settlement, retired cop sues Edison again"
Historic Preservation: "'Steward of Hightstown History' award to be given" -- Nice idea.
Newark: "Despite super's contract renewal, board vows continued fight"
North Plainfield --
Tony Hawk Foundation gives JC $25K for skate park"
Soccer: "NJ's Red Bulls to get some NYC competition"
Solar Project: "Bailout of 3-county solar project should get independent review, legislators say"
South Plainfield: "'Glitter' award recognizes beautification, property maintenance"
Christie for President --
- "Christie did well, but not great, at CPAC meeting"
- "Inside Team Christie, severe disfunction, 90% of top staffers have left"
- "Staffers edit out negative comments from clippings on budget address"
NJ Transit: "Drewniak, former top Christie aide, to head policy/planning for NJ"
Pollution: "NJ settles $9B pollution case against Exxon for chump change" -- NYTimes | Ledger | Record |
Port Authority: "Sen. Kean to introduce PA reform bill following Christie veto" -- Ledger | NYTimes |
Transportation Trust Fund: "Christie's rosy view on fund insulting" -- Courier editorial.
Obituary: "Leonard Nimoy, Spock of Star Trek"
RECENT BLOG POSTS --
[BERNICE] asks if Stender affair gives Jerry Green a 'housing headache'.
[OLDDOC] on second half of the 1930s; comment on Council agenda.
[Mayor MAPP] posts his weekly newsletter.
[Councilor STORCH] on the Grand Opening of Farmers Insurance.
[Councilor WILLIAMS] A historical perspective on mass incarceration.
[DAVID] notes YMCA $25 deal ends today; still having issues with vid of the Decarcerate forum.
[JACKIE] TAR's blog party continues.
[JACKIE'S PHOTO BLOG] watching for subway rats?.
[REBECCA at Bathrobe Blogger] celebrates Mattiwilda Dobbs.
[NOEL at PALS] Plainfield overcomes Christ the King.
[PLAINFIELD LATINO] College Achieve Charter open house Wednesday.