Where Plainfield turns for news.

Friday, April 10, 2015

Olddoc on Sick Days ordinance.. Bernice: Elmwood Gardens renewal needs Council approval; A seed-saver looks forward to sowing.. Noel offers 2014-15 Plainfield sports all-efficiency review..

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.


Earned Sick Days Law --
Boys Baseball --
Retrial:  "Plainfield man who claimed New Brunswick cops planted drugs in car will get new trial"
Pulaski Skyway:  "Skyway more deteriorated than thought, adding to cost and time" -- Record | Ledger |

Asbury Park:  "Music in Film Festival kicks off tonight"
Bernardsville:  "Court shoots down Verizon's attempt to erect cell tower" -- Funny how these things work, isn't it?S
Cranford:  "Man said he'd shoot officers, blow up town hall, referenced Bin Laden"
Greystone:  "Preservation group presses state to stop sanitorium's demolition"
Irvington:  "Tax preparer admits role in scheme that cost feds $63K"
Meth Bust:  "Duo caught making, selling meth in 3-county investigation" -- Slowly but surely invading NJ.
Rutgers:  "RU profs approve new contract with average 8% pay hike"
Solar Scrap:  "Freeholders bare background to 3-county solar project's failure"
Trenton --

Christie for President --
Sen. Menendez --
President Obama --
Affordable Housing:  "NJ court blocks Christie administration from seizing housing funds" -- Ledger | NJSpot |
Environment:  "NJ on track to meet 2020 air pollution goals, 2050 more problematic"
Judaism:  "Female rabbis are forging a path outside denominational Judaism"
NJ Finances:  "Audit shows revenues up, reflecting some growth in NJ economy"
'Wellness' Programs:  "Feds challenge Honeywell's aggressive program"


[BERNICE]  Elmwood Gardens renewal needs Council approval; A seed-saver looks forward to sowing.

[OLDDOC]  on Sick Days ordinance.

[Mayor MAPP] posts his weekly email newsletter.

[Councilor STORCH] on the North Avenue demoliition.

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

[DAVID] Plainfield, Piscal and school self-governance on Black Agenda Radio.

[JACKIE]  Survivor/Worlds Apart blog party.

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

[REBECCA at Bathrobe Blogger] notes the Rotary Club's Wine Tasting which will honor Mayor Mapp.

[NOEL at PALS] offers 2014-15 Plainfield sports all-efficiency review.

[PLAINFIELD LATINO] suggests Latino business owners are at risk of being demolished.

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