Where Plainfield turns for news.

Friday, March 25, 2016

Bernice: Register by March 29 for school board election; More stuff on school board election.. Olddoc offers a cartoon potpourri.. David on Plainfield's contaminated sites..

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.


Earned Sick Leave:  "Plainfield becomes 12th NJ city to offer sick leave"
Holy Week:   "Was the Last Supper a Passover seder?"
Language:  "15 words only heard in Jersey"

7-Eleven:  "Former employees charge owners with paying less than minimum wage"
Archdocese of Newark:  "Myers' successor Hebda appointed archbishop of Minneapolis-St. Paul"
Atlantic City:  "AC to offer IOUs to essential workers during shutdown"
Boy Scouts:  "Scouts, Unitarian0Universalists renew agreements-- Dissolved in 90s by UU's because of anti-gay bias.
Drones:  "18 spectacular views of NJ from drones"
Jersey City:  "Fulop: Neighborhood objections main obstacle to prisoner re-entry programs"
Manville Flooding:  "Army Corps to town: You're on your own"
Newark:  "New life eyed for long-vacant Pabst brewery"
North Plainfield:  "West End School principal Beth Sobel dies"
Perth Amboy:  "School elections back to November, judge rules"
Trenton:  "City launches summer jobs program for 100 youths"

2016 Candidates --
Gov. Christie --
Environment:  "Lesniak, climate groups want to know if Exxon lied"
Horizon Tiered Plan:  "Medical Society of NJ joins opposition to plan"
NJ Employment:  "NJ lost thousands of jobs in February"
North Carolina:  "NC gay bias law draws sharp backlash"

Peeps:  "Peeps milkshake at Black Rebel Burger for Easter -- No Peeps are harmed.


[BERNICE] Register by March 29 for school board election; More stuff on school board election.

[OLDDOC]  offers a cartoon potpourri. (3/24/16)

[Mayor MAPP]  announces the changed State of the City information. (1/20/16)

[Councilor STORCH]  Development in Plainfield: Looking into the future. (2/07/16)

[Councilor WILLIAMS]   Police accreditation in progress. (3/23/16)

[DAVID]  on Plainfield's contaminated sites. (3/25/16)

[JACKIE]  Survivor-Kaoh Rong blog party. (3/23/16)

[REBECCA at Bathrobe Blogger]  celebrates author Octavia Estelle Butler. (2/24/2016)

[NOEL at PALS]  lNorth Plainfield girls fall to Westfield in tournament. (3/15/16)