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Saturday, April 18, 2015

Bernice notes special meeting Monday on liquor licenses.. Olddoc's last word on sick pay (and Council rules).. Jackie: The Amazing Race 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.


Robbery:  "Plainfield man faces life in prison after deli robbery, car chase" -- Courier | Ledger |
Comcast:  "Review of Comcast-Time Warner deal said to raise concerns"

Central Jersey:  "Battle lines being drawn as to where central, north Jersey lines are"
Corruption Trial:  "Reactions to Ferriero verdict fall along party lines" -- Record | Ledger |
Mail-in Ballots:  "Dem leader asked for 1,000 mail-in ballots day after vote fraud ruling" -- Perth Amboy.
Crime:  "Crime rate down in Central Jersey"
Newark --
Picatinny:  "'No explosive threat' after arsenal, Route 15 shut down"
Princeton:  "Princeton to feature live video talk with Edward Snowden"
Train Theft:  "Two accused stealing $64K worth of Lionel trains"
Trenton:  "Police initiative increases foot patrols in neighborhoods"
Union County:  "Union ranks 8th in violent crime statewide"
Urban Gardens:  "New initiative brings more gardens, agriculture to Jersey City"

Christie for President --
Hillary --
Sandy Aid:  "NJ congressional delegation wants FEMA hearings on Sandy aid"


[BERNICE] notes special meeting Monday on liquor licenses.

[OLDDOC]   Last word on sick pay (and Council rules).

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

[Councilor STORCH]  thanks retiring police chief Ed Santiago.

[Councilor WILLIAMS]  Obama honors paid sick leave advocates.

[DAVID] notes Hub Stine sports complex discussion tonight.

[JACKIE]  The Amazing Race 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.