Bernice notes Dem control at stake in June.. Olddoc ponders the US and the Middle East, more.. Councilor Williams on Boss Green and the loss of Democracy in Plainfield.. David: Photos of the Drake House Madam C.J. Walker event.. Rebecca wishes Vincent a Happy Birthday..
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Union County Primaries --
- "Mapp concentrates on challenging Green for city committee"
- "Elizabeth's Monteiro jumps into LD20 race"
Dave Minchello: "Former Plainfield corporation counsel named partner at DeCotiis"
Urban Enterprise Zones: "Everything you need to know about UEZs"
Commuting: "Up escalator now available for passengers at NY Penn Station" -- Well, sorta.
'Best Towns for Families': "Look at who Plainfield beats out"
Fanwood: "Cancun fire chief visits Fanwood FD"
Irvington: "Police union head says mayor is helping to heal long-divided department"
Jersey City --
- "US Attorney, boxing champ Tyson to speak at prisoner re-entry event"
- "Fulop pedaling full speed with JC bike-sharing program"
- "Middlesex County to handle wrong-way crash cop investigation"
- "Wrong-way cop beat prior DWI case after city, state failed to turn over evidence"
Robotics: "Robotics tournament teaches competition, cooperation"
Rutgers: "RU board to vote on merging Camden, Newark law schools"
Somerville: "Reward increased to $10K in hit-and-run death of firefighter"
Trenton: "Mayor Jackson meets with Taiwanese delegation"
Christie for President --
- "Christie announces support for banning abortions at 20 weeks"
- "Two unforced errors by Christ in New Hampshire"
- "Doctor friend of Menendez expected to ne charged soon"
inquiry, Menendez finds well of support among Jewish leaders"
NJ doctors least willing to take Medicaid patients under Obamacare"
NJ Dems: "Virginia guv McAuliffe makes NJ guv candidates stand up"
NJ Finances: "Economy not generating big bucks in receipts, lawmakers told"
NJ Pensions: "Making full payment would have 'incredible' impact on residents, treasurer says'
NJ Supremes: "NJ did not break law by axing Medicaid benefits for legal immigrants, court rules"
Sandy Aid: "NJ had to withdraw, resubmit grant app 15 times, audit shows"
RECENT BLOG POSTS --
[BERNICE] notes Dem control at stake in June; plus crocus peeping.
[OLDDOC] ponders the US and the Middle East, more.
[Mayor MAPP] posts his weekly email newsletter.
[Councilor STORCH] on the North Avenue demoliition.
[Councilor WILLIAMS] on Boss Green and the loss of Democracy in Plainfield.
[DAVID] .posts photos of the Drake House Madam C.J. Walker event
[JACKIE] week in review includes bike, birds, deer.
[JACKIE'S PHOTO BLOG] catches an empty train.
[REBECCA at Bathrobe Blogger] wishes Vincent a Happy Birthday.
[NOEL at PALS] Plainfield overcomes Christ the King.
[PLAINFIELD LATINO] accuses Mapp of stalling on ID cards; Demands answers on demolition 'fiasco'.