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Thursday, April 30, 2015

Olddoc finds a surprising list behind on their PMUA bills.. Bernice notes YMCA to create apartments for aging-out youth.. 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.


Neighborhood Health Center:  "Minority Health Month event in Plainfield" -- Posted late Wed. morning for an event that started before it was posted. Go figure.

Baby Names:  "NJ's most popular baby names for 2014"
Douglass College:  "Rutgers accuses alums of lying to donors, hiding money"
EWR:  "Cost to replace monorail could top $1 billion"
Maplewood:  "Columbis HS baseball coach's homophobic bullying ruined the game, parents say"
Newark --
Somerset County:  "Terminated county HR director gets over $140K settlement"

Christie for President --
Sen. Menendez --
2016 Races:  "Will Hispanics reject the GOP once again?"
Bridgegate --
NJ League of Municipalities:  "Darcy replaces Dressel, who is retiring"
Port Authority:  "NJ Dems restart effort to overhaul PA"
NJ Supremes:  "Sharpe James on court's decision: An African American has no justice in NJ"
Substance Abuse:  "Christie signs two bills to fight substance abuse" -- Ledger | NJSpot |
Torture:  "Report: American Psychological Ass'n secretly collaborated on torture justification"


[BERNICE]  notes YMCA to create apartments for aging-out youth.

[OLDDOC]  finds a surprising list behind on their PMUA bills.

[Mayor MAPP]  tells the tale of two demolition projects.

[Councilor STORCH]  thanks retiring police chief Ed Santiago.

[Councilor WILLIAMS]  Essex County College offers studrents free, confidential immigration consults.

[DAVID] goes to Annecy.

[JACKIE]  Survivor/Worlds Apart blog party.

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

[REBECCA at Bathrobe Blogger]  celebrates WEB DuBois.

[NOEL at PALS]  concludes with the 1st Team All-Efficiency for 2014-15.

[PLAINFIELD LATINO]  John Campbell Sr. joins school board.

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