Where Plainfield turns for news.

Monday, May 4, 2015

Olddoc invites us to ponder 'justice'.. Bernice: PMUA may hire new director tonight; fee waiver on Council agenda.. Councilor Storch: Time for Democrats to make a change.. Councilor Williams on Green mailer (with not-to-miss video).. Jackie: Loads of flower photos plus a Spanish lesson..

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.


NJ Transit:  "Riders' wishes unlikely to get out of the station"

Beer:  "NJ brewers hop on the canned craft beer trend" -- Uh oh!
Emergency Rooms:  "Top ten hospitals with longest ER waiting times"
Newark --
"Locals say outsider need to see city's business promise"
"100- and 97-year olds join POP protest against police brutality"
North Plainfield:  "Troop 235 honors two new Eagle Scouts"
Mercer County: "'Gentlemen's Ball' honors accomplishments of young black men"
Perth Amboy:  "Outside money flows into local election"
Port Authority:  "New chairman jokes about 'the chairman's flight'"
The Shore:  "Feds allege owner skimmed nearly $1M from famed Boardwalk pixzerias"

Christie for President --
Bridgegate --
2016 GOP Convention:  "Cleveland's convention plan: Don't be Baltimore"
Baltimore:  "City seeks healing as 5-day curfew is lifted"
Energy:  "NJ would drstically increase solar, wind power under proposed law" -- NJSpot | Ledger |
Product Safety:  "Flame retardant for kids' PJ's came with its own hazards"


[BERNICE]  PMUA may hire new director tonight; fee waiver on Council agenda.

[OLDDOC]  invites us to ponder 'justice'.

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

[Councilor STORCH]  Time for Democrats to make a change.

[Councilor WILLIAMS]  on Green mailer (with not-to-miss video)

[DAVID]  on to Nimes, Marseille and Geneva.

[JACKIE]  Loads of flower photos plus a Spanish lesson.

[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]  North Plainfield Schools keeping community clean.

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