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Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Bernice and Olddoc urge all to get out and vote.. Mayor Mapp and Councilor Williams urge voting Column C.. Dottie G. quotes Will Rogers and Sophocles.. Rebecca: says Stop Jerry..

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 Primary:  "Column C key to Plainfield's future" -- Courier, Letter -- James Plummer.
Video:  "Studio 15's video trailer for Plainfield and TAP"
JFK:  "Tracy Morgan praises JFK for his recovery" -- Where I still go for prosthetics and rehab!
Judy Blume:  "Elizabeth homecoming for new novel thrills fans" -- Also a Plainfield author.
Asm Jon Bramnick:  "Christie attends fundraiser at Bramnick's Westfield home" -- Former Plainfield councilman.

Beer:  "Collingswood considers ordinance allowing craft breweries"
Eggs:  "Egg prices skyrocket at wholesale, start to go up in stores"
Facebook:  "New encryption feature could put messages out of reach of police"
'Food Deserts':  "NJ effort battles against food deserts with help from corner stores"
Hospitals:  "Two for-profit Hudson County hospitals among highest billing in US"
Irvington:  "Legal battle continues over attempt to recall Mayor Vauss"
Newark --
Policing:  "Camden County promotes first Latina to commanding rank"
Religious Garb:  "SCOTUS further protects religious garb in the workplace"
Summit:  "CNBC host Jim Cramer settles suit before testifying"

Christie for President --
Christie Security:  "Christie's opening to Scout may hurt his case against releasing security costs"
Defense Spending:  "Rep. Frelinhuysen puts his mark on defense spending bill"
Gambling --
Guns:  "NJ lawmakers act to toughen gun law in domestic violence cases"
Health Insurance Costs:  "Lawmakers remove price caps from bill to curb 'surprise' costs" -- Pretty much guts that, huh.
Juvenile Justice:  "System would be reaamped under proposed law"
Natural Gas:  "Lower prices translates into savings for homeowners"
Smoking:  "NJ drivers who smoke with kids in car could face fines"
Teachers:  "Overwhelming 97% of state's teachers rated 'effective' in new system"


[BERNICE] urges all to get out and vote.

[OLDDOC]   urges all to get out and vote.

[Mayor MAPP]  urges folks to vote Column C.

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

[Councilor WILLIAMS]  urges voting Column C.

[DAVID]  looks into questionable Ward 4 District 1 voting.

[JACKIE]  week in review offers some ducky pictures.

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

[REBECCA at Bathrobe Blogger]  says Stop Jerry.

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

[PLAINFIELD LATINO]  offers info on YMCA summer camps.

[DOTTIE G SEZ] quotes Will Rogers and Sophocles.