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Saturday, March 28, 2015

Olddoc notes Council-March Madness conflict, more.. Bernice notes primary filing deadline is Monday.. Councilor Williams: Easter Egg Hunt today..

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 plaindan@gmail.com.


PHS:  "Plainfield hosts charity basketball tournament Saturday"
Commuting:  "NJ Transit riders pay highest fares in nation"

Edison --
Mountainside:  "Gun used by Capone investigator found, headed to Mob Museum in Las Vegas"
Newark:  "Schools graduations increase, test scores lag"
Perth Amboy:  "Dem committee chair resigns after voter fraud accusations"
South Plainfield:  "Tricky Tray for Franklin Elementary School raises $35K"
Woodbridge:  "Township demolishes building to build new Avenel Arts Center"

Christie for President
African Studies:  "The contested legacy of Dr. Ben, a father of African studies"
NJ Pensions:  "Judge grants Christie extension on appeal over pension funding"


[BERNICE] notes primary filing deadline is Monday.

[OLDDOC] notes Council-March Madness conflict, more.

[Mayor MAPP] news of the week.

[Councilor STORCH] on the North Avenue demolition.

[Councilor WILLIAMS] notes Rec's Easter Egg Hunt today.

[DAVID] weighs in on a 'Charter School Vulture'.

[JACKIE]  Survivor/Worlds Apart blog party.

[JACKIE'S PHOTO BLOG] catches an empty train.

[REBECCA at Bathrobe Blogger] remembers Kathleen C. Collins.

[NOEL at PALS] Plainfield overcomes Christ the King.

[PLAINFIELD LATINO] Tri-County Latino Coalition reaches out to students and school district. -- When was that meeting?