Local 1104 News Archive

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    Call Centers should stay in NY

    This Opinion piece was printed in the Binghamton Press & Sun on Monday, August 2, 2010 and a similar Op Ed was printed in the Long Island Business News. Call Centers should stay in New York   There are a couple of unsigned laws being floated around up in Albany, and in the often confusing and...

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    Grad students say Stony Brook violated speech rights

    By DAVE MARCUS, Newsday Four graduate students at Stony Brook University have sued university and SUNY officials, saying they were deprived of the right of free speech when they were barred from the inauguration of Dr. Samuel L. Stanley Jr., who became president last October.   The students...

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    Parisi receives service award from President Obama

    Local 1104's Dan Parisi, who serves as President of the Local 1104 Leo Ryan Dick Retirees Chapter and as an active leader of the NYS Association of Blind Athletes, recently received a letter from President Obama thanking Dan for his service to the community. The following is an excerpt from the...

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    Annual Letter Carriers Food Drive

    Saturday, May 8th Sadly, there are a lot of hungry kids out there, and food pantries across Long Island are always in need of food. The Union Letter Carriers have an Annual Food Drive, and they can't help feed the hungry without us! So this Saturday morning, leave canned goods and non-perishable...

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    1104 Graduate Students Making Headlines

    The following stories were recently published by the Long Island Business News     Protestors Disrupt ACIT LuncheonApril 23, 2010 by Ambrose Clancy Nancy Zimpher got the silent treatment from protesting union members this afternoon. Zimpher, chancellor of the State University of New York, was...

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    Status of the recent Layoffs

    David Mintz has been appointed counsel for the CWA. They are in the process of selecting an arbitrator. The CWA believes they have a strong case that Verizon violated the CBA and feels they have a very good chance to prevail in the arbitration case. Most of the 300 technicians are still out of work...

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    Union Text Messaging Coming Soon

    Changing with the times, Local 1104 will be instituting a Blast Text Messaging system. We will be collecting cell phone numbers soon. This technology will help us communicate even faster with the members with important information. So spread the word and look for the sign-up page on this website...

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    Workers Memorial Day 2010

    WMDWorkers Memorial Day 2010Wednesday, April 28th   This is the day we wear black and pay respects to workers who have been killed or injured on the job. A ceremony will take place at the NYS Office Building in Hauppauge at 7 pm. Details coming soon. Click the image to learn more about this day.  

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    March in the Rockville Center St. Patrick's Day Parade

    Rockville Center St. Patrick's Day Parade. Saturday, March 20th 11 am. Assemble at Jefferson Avenue Please enter from Lakeview.   RSVP Local 1104 (516) 420-1104   Parking will be at the Recreation Center on Oceanside Road (north of Sunrise Highway) or in and aroud the railroad station.  The Parade...

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