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4 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times
Monday's annual Solidarity Day Parade will feature about 47 units marching from the Center and Willow street area through the downtown corridor and to Springs Park for a picnic for organized labor members celebrating union solidarity.
12 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News
PORTLAND, Maine - Union negotiators with the ability to call a strike of about 2,000 New England employees of FairPoint Communications are mulling their next step after being forced to work under contract conditions they don't like.
Present job: President, S.C. AFL-CIO. Also works with the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local Union 776, and with the American Income Life Insurance Company.
One of the highlights of this weekend's La Festa Italiana in downtown Scranton will be the official lighting of the Electric City sign, and in this week's Power to Save we see how the new light bulbs in the sign will likely save the city on electricity costs.
Troy Henderson , the linebacker whose grandfather grew up across the street from Ernie Davis , and No.
FairPoint Communications says talks remain deadlocked after weeks of negotiating with unions representing more than 1,700 workers in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont, and is implementing its final proposals, which it says is permitted under federal law.
New Jersey's largest utility says the $8.1 billion it is spending over 10 years on transmission projects is powering more than the electrical grid - it's putting a lot of juice into the state's economy.
Unions representing more than 1,700 FairPoint workers in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont are delivering another contract proposal to the company in hopes of ending a stalemate.
On Monday, Aug, 25, leaders of the Joseph M. Farley Nuclear Plant and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers signed a new five-year contract effective Aug. 15. "I commend the leadership of the IBEW for helping to establish an environment of mutual respect necessary for the development of an agreement beneficial to our employees and the ... (more)
This year marks the third annual Florida Lineworker Appreciation Day. This annual day of recognition, Aug. 26, was established in 2011, by the Florida House of Representatives to honor lineworkers who are committed to delivering safe, reliable power.
The Pittsburgh Steelers are a team with young depth at a lot of positions. One of those positions would be the defensive line, and could be why the organization hasn't released anyone along the defensive front through the first cuts of the day.
It doesn't take a rocket scientist to realize that Matt Gorrell doesn't fit the mold of a typical nose guard.
Utility supplies: It's that time of year again with classes starting up for electrician apprentices across the country.
Starting next year, a new training center in Los Angeles will offer union electricians special instruction in topics that relate to renewable energy and net-zero buildings.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 10:52 pm
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