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Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Bernice New PMUA director quits, interim will stay on.. Dottie G. Vietnamese restaurant to close..

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.


Asm Jerry Green:  "Green wins another two years as county chair"
Plainfield Senior Center:  "Senior Center Prom" | "Seniors do the Electric Slide" -- Videos from the prom.
Habitat:  "Plainfield and Middlesex Habitats merge to form one affiliate"
Woodland, Stillman Schools:  "Two Plainfield schools receive federal Fresh Fruit & Vegetable Gants"

Elizabeth:  "Luxury waterfront condos latest glimpse of redevelopment in Elizabethport"
Medical Fraud Scheme--
Gambling:  "Middlesex County lawmakers want a casino in central NJ" s
Jersey City--
Middlesex County:  "All is unity as county Dems reorganize"
Newark:  "Officials laud new privately funded housing on former factory site"
Perth Amboy:  "Video released of police fatally shooting man"
Seton Hall:  "SHU seals deal to open new medical school in Nutley/Clifton"

Christie for President --
Bridgegate --
Business:  "Campbell Soup Co. purchases salsa maker for $231M"
Charter Schools:  "Bill calls for 3-year halt on charters, expansions"
Exxon Deal:  "9,000 letters, emails protest Exxon settlement"
Fast-Track Trade Bill:  "Aid for displaced workers is fiinal sticking point"
Financial Markets:  "Bitcoin vs. the SEC"
NJ Pensions --
Obamacare:  "ACA in NJ, by the numbers"
Police/Fire Residency:  "Bill requiring new hires to live in their jurisdiction for five years moves forward"
Policing:  "Officer caught in video of shoving incident at Texas pool party resigns"
Social Media:  "How do NJ employers handle employees and social media?"
Vaccinations:  "AMA urges no vaccine exemption for religious or personal reasons"


[BERNICE] New PMUA director quits, interim will stay on.

[OLDDOC]  finds Dems hugging and kissing, plus more.

[Mayor MAPP]  says Thank You, Plainfield.

[Councilor STORCH]  A victory for Plainfield.

[Councilor WILLIAMS]  says the people of Plainfield run Plainfield.

[DAVID] offers Plainfield primary election maps.

[JACKIE] week in review plus gorgeous flowers.

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

[REBECCA at Bathrobe Blogger]  posts a pic of Column A at 8:01 PM.

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

[PLAINFIELD LATINO]  notes resident receives Latina Leadership Scholarship from Sen. Menendez.

[DOTTIE G SEZ]  Vietnamese restaurant in South Plainfield to close -- the same family who ran La Viet on Front Street.