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Thursday, April 16, 2015

Bernice: Budget process gears up; Disorder at Council meeting.. Jackie: Survivor/Worlds Apart blog party..

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.


Dem Primary:  "Judge rules on freeholder line; Green claims victory, Mapp to appeal"
Baseball:  "Roselle at Plainfield"

Election Fraud:  "County wants state to monitor Parsippany elections after mail-in irregularities"
Elizabeth:  "Bollwege slaps BOE over budget"
Hospitals --
Lincoln Burial Re-enactment:  "Flag the connections to NJ"
Linden:  "City shuts down illegal radio station" -- Courier | Ledger |
Media:  "Former Ledger reporter sues Newark businessman, claims he stole magazine idea"
Newark --
PSEG:  "BPU gives nod to PSEG's $95M energy-efficiency initiative"
Port Authority:  "Eight properties the PA hopes to turn into billions in cash"
Rahway:  "Mayor triples own salary after cutting predecessor's"
Redevelopment:  "Vineland council takes over as redeveloper of project after mayor's veto"
Rutgers --
Somerville:  "Reward increased to $15,000 in hit-and-run death of firefighter"
South Plainfield:  "FBI looking for man who robbed Wells Fargo bank"

Christie for President --
Hillary --
Sen. Menendez --
Pres. Obama:  "Poll: Jerseyans approve of Obama on Cuba, Iran"
Exxon Settlement --
Israel:  "How Israel hid its secret nuclear weapons program"
NJ Pensions --
PARCC Tests:  "NJ releases figures on opt-out rates" -- NJSpot | Record |
Politics:  "In New Brunswick, Sweeney says Christie has failed on economy" -- NJSpot | PolNJ |


[BERNICE]  Budget process gears up; Disorder at Council meeting.

[OLDDOC]   on the Sick Leave ordinance.

[Mayor MAPP]  Green taking advantage and creating a distraction.

[Councilor STORCH] on what good government should look like.

[Councilor WILLIAMS]  Dem LGBT Caucus needs to call out homophobic comments by pols.

[DAVID] notes Hub Stine sports complex discussion tonight.

[JACKIE]  Survivor/Worlds Apart blog party.

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

[REBECCA at Bathrobe Blogger] notes Mayor to be honored tonight at Rotary dinner.

[NOEL at PALS]  continues with the 3rd Team All-Efficiency for 2014-15.

[PLAINFIELD LATINO] has moved to a new Web address.

[DOTTIE G SEZ] reposts a Blue Jersey story on Jerry Green's bizarre attack.