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Friday, May 22, 2015

DottieG on Kobitz and ballot electioneering.. Bernice reports on the Town Hall, Rec's budget hearing and pictures irises..

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 City Committee --
NJ Transit:  "'We will not sit down and shut up', riders protest"

Airline Travel:  "New system, tested at EWR, could ease takeoff delays"
Boy Scouts:  "BSA president calls for end to ban on gay leaders" -- NYTimes | NPR |
Media:  "Ledger Local launched, will replace Independent Press"
Newark --
North Plainfield:  "Indicted man had 515 oxycotone pills"
Seton Hall Priest:  "Newark archdiocese says priest no reassigned over pro-LGBT FB post"
South Plainfield:  "Borough's DARE program will continue, is part of national organizaton"
Trenton --
Veterans:  "Rutgers-operated vets suicide prevention hotline to close"

Christie for President --
GOP Politics --
Bridgegate --
PARCC Tests:  "Board reduces PARCC testing times" -- NJSpot | Ledger |


[BERNICE]  reports on the Town Hall, Rec's budget hearing and pictures irises.

[OLDDOC]  on the Council's demolition 'investigation'.

[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]  Survivor/Worlds Apart season finale blog party.

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

[REBECCA at Bathrobe Blogger]  posts pix of Family Fun Day.

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

[PLAINFIELD LATINO]   criticizes the Mapp administration.

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