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Friday, May 29, 2015

Olddoc on SCOTUS: ACA subsidies and Texas voting districts.. Bernice: CBAC recommends a better process.. Councilor Storch: Dem Primary is about the residents' interests.. Councilor Williams offers a primer on who contributes to Jerry Green.. Jackie offers Big Brother tidbits.. David finds a busy weekend coming up..

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.


PMUA:  "Fire caused by lightning destroys trailer at Transfer Station"
PAHS:  "Mixed breed needs second chance"
Rotary Track & FIeld Meet:  "Rotary to hold 88th annual meet Wednesday"
LD20:  "Realtors pour big cash into Holley coffers" | "SEIU  backs Quijano, Holley"
Verizon FiOS:  "Verizon keeps detailed records on your viewing to keep you from canceling"
Property Taxes:  "Seniors and disabled will have extra four months to apply for Senior Freeze tax relief"

Hudson County Politics:  "Watch indicted worker campaign on city time" -- Video.
Jobs:  "Closure of Avenel, Carteret grocery warehouses could cost 500 jobs"
Manhattanhenge:  "The sun aligns with Manhattan's street grid as it sets tonight" -- If you're a camera freak.
Roselle:  "Dansereau battles for four-year term as mayor"
Seton Hall:  "Students, activists support gay priest's coming out"
Somerville:  "After 4th lawsuit, worker blasts town's 'racist culture'"
Summit:   "Summit prepares for Art in The Graden 2015"

Christie for President --
Bridgegate --
False Medical Bills Scam:  "NJ Medcare to pay $3.6M fine over false billings"
Gambling:  "Push to get North Jersey casino question on the ballot intensifies"
Gun Control:  "NJ gun bill promoted by Gabby Giffords to get hearing"
Port Authority:  "Lawmakers will take another crack at reforms after Christie, Cuomo vetoes"
SWATting:  "Several incidents across NJ shut down, hospital, mall"
Transportation Trust Fund:  "NJ faces funding crisis, with no clear solution"

Obituary:  "Morris Wilkins, invented heart-shaped bathtub, lured honeymooners to Poconos"


[BERNICE]  CBAC recommends a better process.

[OLDDOC]  on SCOTUS: ACA subsidies and Texas voting districts.

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

[Councilor STORCH]  Dem Primary is about the residents' interests.

[Councilor WILLIAMS]  offers a primer on who contributes to Jerry Green.

[DAVID]  finds a busy weekend coming up.

[JACKIE]  offers Big Brother tidbits.

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

[REBECCA at Bathrobe Blogger]  notes Public Safety is a top priority for Column C.

[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]  finds two more trash mailer in her mailbox.