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Wednesday, October 3, 2018

You'll be getting an alert from Trump on your cell at 2:18 PM this afternoon.. Pix from Neighborhood House 80th Gala.. Why Rutgers won't investigate sex harassment claims.. Trump schemes, scams included East Orange complex..

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.


'Presidential Alert':  "Why you'll be getting an alert from Trump on your cell at 2:18 PM this afternoon"

Board of Ed:  "District approves Marching Band trip, more"
Girls Soccer:  "Plainfield tops Newark Central"
Neighborhood House:   "Neighborhood House hosts 80th gala in Plainfield"

Affordable Housing:  "Murphy pledges new tax credits for affordable housing"
Amazon:  "Thousands of workers in NJ to benefit from new minimum wage"
Brewpubs:  "ABC reverses course on brewpub regulations" -- NJSpot | Courier |
Cardinal McCarrick:  "Accused of child abuse, why is he living next to a school?" -- Headline sensationalism.
Cashless Shopping:  "It's great for some but shouldn't be required for all-- Some retailers want to ban cash.
Immigrants:  "Sister immigration lawyers apply expertise at border, in the courtroom"
Rutgers:  "Women say they were sexually harassed, but RU won't investigate"
South Plainfield:  "Episode of 'What Would You Do?' taped at Park Avenue Diner"
Theft:  "Woman accused of pocketing cash raised online for teens whose parents died"

2018 Senate Race --
US Senate Races:  "Mike Bloomberg to cut $20M check to Senate"
Sen. Booker:  "Cory Booker Hollywood-bound to raise money for Dems"
Chris Christie:  "Christie on Kavanaugh, and what's wrong with politics right now"

Trump World --

  • [ OLDDOC] . Olddoc posts a short note on Monday's Council meeting. (09/30/18)
  • [Mayor MAPP]  Mayor Mapp advises he has discontinued his blog.
  • [Councilor STORCH]  Storch on the proposed administrative reorganization. (09/10/18)
  • [Freeholder WILLIAMS]  Union County Fall Fishing Derby a great success. (9/23/18)
  • [SEAN McKENNA]  Sean on street lights out and City's poor repair record compared to PSE&G. (9/18/18)
  • [JACKIE]  BB20: Looking back on the gang that couldn't shoot straight. (10/01/18)
  • [REBECCA at Bathrobe Blogger]   'The Colored Museum' hits the stage this weekend in Plainfield. (8/17/18)
  • [NOEL at Jersey HS Sports]  JP Stevens holds off Plainfield. (09/29/18)
  • [DAN at Laona Boy] Dan remembers his childhood church, 1948-61. (08/17/18)
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