Friday, December 15, 2017

Fundraising with Ferraris at George Press

Here's a chance to pick up a Ferrari for your dad and raise money for Parkinson's research.

Baristanet Profile: Yogi Berra

Local legend is partial to French food and golf.

Who Wants to Be a Millionaire, Bloomfield Edition

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Baristanet Profile: Don Katz

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Did Christie Make a Naughty Joke in New Hampshire?

Will there be political fallout from Christie's zinger in NH?

Montclair Couple’s Reality YouTube Question

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Nancy Pelosi Needs a Yogi Primer

The portions may be small, but Yogi Berra didn't say it.

Scott Raab and LeBron James: This Time, It’s Personal

What's a Glen Ridge guy doing writing "The Whore of Akron"?

Baristanet Profile: Sandy Block

What's on your nightstand and how do you want people to remember you?

Men’s Confidential in Montclair

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    • The previous alert at the Lincoln Tunnel to NY due to disabled NJ Transit bus number 9620 is no longer in effect. There may be residual delays. (09:28 AM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • Buses from XBL being diverted to right tube at Lincoln (09:10 AM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • Njt bus stuck in tunnel. Tow truck blocking both lanes - dead stop. (08:58 AM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • The Lincoln Tunnel to NY is experiencing delays due to disabled NJ transit bus number 9620. (08:55 AM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • Bus lane has been at a dead stop while cars to the right whiz by. (08:48 AM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • Good morning. The 705 66CV will not be operating today. We apologize for the inconvenience that this may cause. (07:01 AM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • The previous alert at the Lincoln Tunnel Center Tube in both directions due to emergency maintenance is no longer in effect. (11:15 PM) (sent Thu 12/14/17)
    • The severe delays outbound at the Lincoln Tunnel are cleared, the Center tube still has one lane closed for emergency maintenance. (09:06 PM) (sent Thu 12/14/17)
    • The Lincoln Tunnel North Tube to NJ no longer has delays, however, there is ongoing emergency maintenance in the Center Tube blocking the right lane. (09:02 PM) (sent Thu 12/14/17)
    • One hour to LT. Dont take the bus!! (08:55 PM) (sent Thu 12/14/17)
    • The PA Bus Terminal is now operating on or close to schedule. You may still experience some minor residual delays. (08:48 PM) (sent Thu 12/14/17)
    • 8:00 33g left on time and still in Manhattan after 45 minutes. (08:45 PM) (sent Thu 12/14/17)
    • The PA Bus Terminal is experiencing sporadic delays in some bus lines due to a previous accident in the Lincoln Tunnel. Please check with your carrier. (07:12 PM) (sent Thu 12/14/17)
    • CORRECTION:The Lincoln Tunnel North Tube to NJ is experiencing delays in excess of 60 minutes due to one lane of emergency maintenance in the Center Tube. (07:03 PM) (sent Thu 12/14/17)
    • The PA Bus Terminal continues to experience delays outbound due to a previous accident. NJ Transit Rail is cross-honoring NJ Transit bus passes & tickets. (06:58 PM) (sent Thu 12/14/17)
    • 2 of 2 following earlier Amtrak signal problems west of Newark Penn Station. (09:21 AM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • 1 OF 2:Train service in and out of Penn Station New York is operating on or close to schedule with r... {...see njtransit.com} (09:16 AM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • Train service in and out of Penn Station New York is subject to up to 15 minute delays due to Amtrak... {...see njtransit.com} (08:36 AM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • NJ TRANSIT bus tickets and passes are being cross-honored system wide on NJ TRANSIT rail. (06:06 PM) (sent Thu 12/14/17)
    • NJ TRANSIT Christmas Weekend Rail Service - December 22-25, 2017 {...see njtransit.com} (03:51 PM) (sent Thu 12/14/17)
    • 948 train from Watchung to Penn station arrived at 955. (09:58 AM) (sent Thu 12/14/17)
    • 948 Train from Watchung Avenue to Penn station late for the second day in a row. It is now 953 and no sign of train and no announcement. (09:55 AM) (sent Thu 12/14/17)
    • MOBO train #6210, the 8:20am PSNY arrival is up to 20 min. late, due to congestion from late trains ahead. (08:36 AM) (sent Thu 12/14/17)
    • Just passed Secaucus and moving slowly through swamp. Several min late and counting (08:27 AM) (sent Thu 12/14/17)
    • Yes ...this train is late. Pulled into Watchung 4 min behind schedule (07:47 AM) (sent Thu 12/14/17)
    • Today is the 6th (out of 10) official NYC gridlock alert days PLUS snow. Pls be careful and share info with fellow passengers via this app (07:02 AM) (sent Thu 12/14/17)
    • Update MOBO train #6245, the 2:04pm from Bay Street is up to 15 min. late due to an earlier vehicle stuck on tracks. (02:26 PM) (sent Wed 12/13/17)
    • MOBO train #6245, the 2:04pm from Bay Street is delayed due to vehicle stuck on tracks. An update will follow. (02:21 PM) (sent Wed 12/13/17)
    • The 948 train from Watchung to Penn station finally arrived at 953, (09:54 AM) (sent Wed 12/13/17)
    • The 948 train from Watchung to Penn station has still not arrived at 950. No announcement. (09:52 AM) (sent Wed 12/13/17)
    • M&E train #6328, the 10:39am PSNY arrival is up to 10 min. late, due to operational issues. (10:46 AM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • 2 of 2 following earlier Amtrak signal problems west of Newark Penn Station. (09:21 AM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • 1 OF 2:Train service in and out of Penn Station New York is operating on or close to schedule with r... {...see njtransit.com} (09:16 AM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • Train service in and out of Penn Station New York is subject to up to 15 minute delays due to Amtrak... {...see njtransit.com} (08:36 AM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • Update M&E train #0312 the 7:31am will not operate, customers should take train #0872 from South Orange to Hoboken. (08:06 AM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • M&E train #0626 the 8:28am from Dover will not operate today. Customers should take train #6628 the 9:06am from Dover instead. (07:41 AM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • M&E train #0312 the 7:31am from Summit will not operate today. Customers should take train #0412 the... {...see njtransit.com} (07:31 AM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • M&E train #0609, the 6:42am from Hoboken will not operate, customers should take train #0481, the 6:55am from Hoboken. (06:06 AM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • M&E train #0301 the 4:55am from Hoboken will not operate today customers should take train #0871 the 5:38am from Hoboken instead. (05:16 AM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • M&E train #0428, the 3:44pm from Summit is up to 15 min. late due to switch problem. (04:01 PM) (sent Thu 12/14/17)
    • NJ TRANSIT Christmas Weekend Rail Service - December 22-25, 2017 {...see njtransit.com} (03:51 PM) (sent Thu 12/14/17)
    • M&E train #6624, the 9:18am from SEC is up to 10 min. late, due to congestion from late trains ahead. (09:36 AM) (sent Thu 12/14/17)
    • It's 8:40 and the 8:37 still hasn't arrived at SO. No announcements. (08:41 AM) (sent Thu 12/14/17)
    • M&E train #6616, the 8:26am PSNY is up to 15 min. late, due to congestion from late trains ahead. (08:41 AM) (sent Thu 12/14/17)
    • Crawling still short of SEC at 8:26. due @NYPENN now. Figure 15-20 minutes late. (08:27 AM) (sent Thu 12/14/17)