Where Plainfield turns for news.

Sunday, May 24, 2015

Bernice on comments on her blog during silly season.. Jackie: Week in review includes a Red Admiral butterfly.. Plainfield Latino reports on race relations forum at Crescent Church..

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.


Track & Field:  "Plainfield's Jaleel Simmons clears 6-8, wins high jump"
Battleship New Jersey:  "Battleship's history, service celebrated"
Memorial Day:  "Interactive map of Jerseyans who lost their lives in Vietnam War"
Observance:  "Parades and ceremonies in central NJ" -- Courier | Ledger |

East Brunswick:  "Community parks, gardens and highways" -- Oh Boy, do they have highways.
Princeton:  "John Naxh, 'A Beautiful Mind' mathematician, killed in taxi accident"
Somerville:  "$1.75  million racial discrimination suit settled"
South Plainfield:  "EPA conducting additional soil sampling at athletic fields"
Rutgers:  "RU unveils NJ's better, more flavorful strawberry" -- For local enjoyment only.
Trenton:  "Pork Roll Saturday: Three festivals, one good time" -- Vid of dueling festivals here.

Christie for President --
Sen. Menendez --
Financial Disclosures:  "The Auditor traces Prieto's financial relationships"
Ireland:  "First country to approve same-sex marriage by vote" -- Irish Times | NYTimes |
Technology:  "The E-notary public is slow to catch on"


[BERNICE]  on comments on her blog during silly season.

[OLDDOC]  posts a timeline of US military actions.

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

[Councilor STORCH]  on what the Dem primary election is all about.

[Councilor WILLIAMS]  Councilor Williams: Will the real 'potty mouth' stand up?.

[DAVID]  posts photos of 2nd Ward Family Fun Day.

[JACKIE]  Week in review includes a Red Admiral butterfly.

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

[REBECCA at Bathrobe Blogger]  shares the success of former student Tyrone Wheeler.

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

[PLAINFIELD LATINO]   reports on race relations forum at Crescent Church.

[DOTTIE G SEZ]  has more on election issues, including ballot funny business.