Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

FairPoint Communications News

News on FairPoint Communications (Ticker: FRP) continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

Sunday Jul 20 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

Unions: Preliminary Vote Count Makes Fairpoint Strike Authorization Likely

Unions representing FairPoint Communications workers in northern New England say preliminary vote counts suggest an overwhelming majority of members support authorizing a strike.

Comment?

Related Topix: Telecom

Sat Jul 19, 2014

WCAX-TV Burlington

3 dead in plane crash

Troopers say investigators from the Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board are en route to the site.

Comment?

Related Topix: Air Accidents, Transportation, US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Telecom

Bangor Daily News

Union: FairPoint workers on track to authorize strike amid tense negotiations

After delayed votes in New Hampshire, two unions representing about 2,000 FairPoint Communications said a majority of workers across northern New England have authorized negotiators to call a strike after their contract is set to expire Aug. 2. The union reported Saturday morning that voting this weekend showed "an overwhelming majority" of union ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Telecom

Mon Jul 14, 2014

America's Network

FairPoint extends broadband reach to 10 additional Vermont towns

FairPoint Communications continues to make progress with its northern New England broadband expansion plan by extending broadband service to 890 homes and businesses in 10 towns in its Vermont territory.

Comment?

Related Topix: Vermont, Telecom, Putney, VT

Sun Jul 13, 2014

UnionLeader.com

FairPoint Communications workers meet for strike vote

The workers at the Radisson Hotel ballroom joined as many as 2,000 FairPoint employees in New Hampshire, Vermont and Maine to cast ballots that could lead to a strike after months of unsuccessful contract negotiations.

Comment?

Related Topix: Telecom, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (Electricians, Wiremen, and Linemen), Manchester, NH, Portsmouth, NH

Wed Jul 09, 2014

UnionLeader.com

FairPoint union members to meet and talk strike

Unions representing about 2,000 employees of the telecommunications company in Vermont, Maine and New Hampshire plan to hold several joint meetings in the various states between Friday and Sunday and conduct separate votes.

Comment?

Related Topix: Telecom, Manchester, NH, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (Electricians, Wiremen, and Linemen)

Tue Jul 08, 2014

WCAX-TV Burlington

FairPoint workers to take strike vote

Unions representing nearly 2,000 employees of telecommunications firm FairPoint Communications in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont are scheduling a strike authorization vote from July 11 to 13. International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers System Council T-9 and Communications Workers of America Local 1400 began negotiating with management on ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Telecom, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (Electricians, Wiremen, and Linemen)

Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Deerfield Valley News

Broadband access expanded throughout the region

FairPoint Communications announced this week that Wilmington and Whitingham were among four towns in the area which will see an expansion in broadband Internet services.

Comment?

Related Topix: Whitingham, VT, Telecom, Wilmington, VT, Townshend, VT, Newfane, VT

Fri Jun 27, 2014

America's Network

FairPoint, New England Telehealth Consortium connect 250 facilities with 1 Gbps Ethernet

FairPoint Communications and the New England Telehealth Consortium announced that they have recently connected 250 sites with the telco's 1 Gbps Carrier Ethernet Services product.

Comment?

Related Topix: Telecom

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••

Ashburn Jobs

•••
•••
•••
•••