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The Mercury News
Four top city officials to get raises retroactive to JulyPALO ALTO -- Four top officials appointed by the City Council will get pay rais
Four top city officials to get raises retroactive to July
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
PALO ALTO -- Four top officials appointed by the City Council will get pay raises retroactive to July 1. The City Council agreed at its Feb. 1 meeting to increase the salaries of City Manager James Keene 3.5 percent from $275,353 to $285,001, City... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Yonkers
Yonkers Office Space Argument Pits City Against Firefighters UnionYONKERS, N.Y. -- An attempt by Yonkers city officials to move the offices of th
Yonkers Office Space Argument Pits City Against Firefighters Union
The Daily Voice - Yonkers / Posted yesterday
YONKERS, N.Y. -- An attempt by Yonkers city officials to move the offices of the firefighters union has union officials upset over the lack of notice and possible safety issues, according to lohud.com. The city wants to move the International... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
'It's time': Topeka Fire Chief Greg Bailey to retire after 30-plus yearsTopeka Fire Chief Greg Bailey is ready for retirement. He will leave the offic
'It's time': Topeka Fire Chief Greg Bailey to retire after 30-plus years
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Topeka Fire Chief Greg Bailey is ready for retirement. He will leave the office he has held for four years on June 20 because “it’s time.” He said he hopes the department and the city have improved over his tenure. “I’m hoping in a selfish way that... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Topeka Fire Chief Greg Bailey to retire in JuneTopeka Fire Chief Greg Bailey will retire on June 20, according to city of Tope
Topeka Fire Chief Greg Bailey to retire in June
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Topeka Fire Chief Greg Bailey will retire on June 20, according to city of Topeka officials. Bailey has been with the fire department for 31 years. In a news release prepared by the city, Bailey commented on his impending retirement. “It’s time,”... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Raises approved for top Palo Alto officialsWith all of Palo Alto's labor groups engaged in negotiations over new contracts
Raises approved for top Palo Alto officials
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
With all of Palo Alto's labor groups engaged in negotiations over new contracts, the City Council swiftly approved raises this week for four top City Hall officials. The council unanimously approved on Monday night salary increases for City Manager... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Firefighters Slam Ted Cruz For Claiming To Be Their Champion While Opposing 9/11 Health BillMANCHESTER, N.H. -- A powerful firefighters union went after Sen. Ted Cruz (R-T
Firefighters Slam Ted Cruz For Claiming To Be Their Champion While Opposing 9/11 Health Bill
The Huffington Post / Posted 7 days ago
MANCHESTER, N.H. -- A powerful firefighters union went after Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) Wednesday for claiming to be their defender and champion in his Iowa caucuses victory speech. "What Ted Cruz did the other night in his Iowa victory speech is... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Arbitrator gives Bethlehem firefighters a new contractAn arbitrator's ruling has settled a contract dispute between Bethlehem and Loc
Arbitrator gives Bethlehem firefighters a new contract
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 9 days ago
An arbitrator's ruling has settled a contract dispute between Bethlehem and Local 735 of the International Association of Fire Fighters. The settlement was announced Tuesday by Mayor Robert Donchez. The mayor said the city and firefighters union... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Monroe firefighters donate water to help FlintThe Monroe Fire Department, in collaboration with The Monroe International Asso
Monroe firefighters donate water to help Flint
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 13 days ago
The Monroe Fire Department, in collaboration with The Monroe International Association of Fire Fighters Local 326 AFL-CIO, is trying to lend a helping hand to Flint residents as the water crisis continues in their city. The department will accept... Read more
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The Oklahoman
New one-year police contract ratified by Oklahoma City CouncilThe Oklahoma City Council has ratified a new one-year contract with Lodge 123 o
New one-year police contract ratified by Oklahoma City Council
The Oklahoman / Posted 14 days ago
The Oklahoma City Council has ratified a new one-year contract with Lodge 123 of the Fraternal Order of Police. Officers are getting a 1.66 percent across-the-board raise, retroactive to July 1. Officers' health insurance premiums were to go up... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Firefighters approve new contract with Columbus Columbus firefighters have approved a collective-bargaining contract with the
Firefighters approve new contract with Columbus
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 15 days ago
Columbus firefighters have approved a collective-bargaining contract with the city after rejecting the first proposal over pay differential and health insurance premiums. Firefighters will receive a... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Petitioners demand nursing staff be retained at Nashoba Valley Medical By Anne O'Connor aoconnor@nashobavalleyvoice.comAYER -- Supporters of a petit
Petitioners demand nursing staff be retained at Nashoba Valley Medical
Lowell Sun / Posted 15 days ago
By Anne O'Connor aoconnor@nashobavalleyvoice.comAYER -- Supporters of a petition to save the jobs of three emergency room nurses were met at the door. A representative of the... Read more
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Philly.com
Next fire commish will face plenty of heatWhoever ends up landing the top job will have to tackle a variety of complicate
Next fire commish will face plenty of heat
Philly.com / Posted 15 days ago
Whoever ends up landing the top job will have to tackle a variety of complicated, controversial issues, the kinds of problems that require cases of Excedrin Extra Strength. Last winter, the Fire Department was embroiled in a headline-grabbing sex... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Town of Palm Beach, fire union to resume contract negotiationsBuoyed by recent town discussions about improving pensions for public safety wo
Town of Palm Beach, fire union to resume contract negotiations
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
Buoyed by recent town discussions about improving pensions for public safety workers, firefighters have decided to head back to the bargaining table with town officials in hopes they can agree on a contract. On Aug. 28, both town and union officials... Read more
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Philly.com
D.A.'s Office adopts new policy on personal relationshipsHowever - yeah, there's a however - preexisting relationships involving any of
D.A.'s Office adopts new policy on personal relationships
Philly.com / Posted 20 days ago
However - yeah, there's a however - preexisting relationships involving any of the above are OK, as long as they are disclosed to higher-ups. The policy also requires District Attorney's Office employees to disclose any business relationships or... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Operation WarmShe broke into a big smile as she looked it over, tried it on for size and hugg
Operation Warm
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 20 days ago
She broke into a big smile as she looked it over, tried it on for size and hugged the warm fabric. It's her coat now. Her mom, Anna Kuhn was watching nearby. "It's amazing," she said. "It's amazing to see how happy little things make them." The... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Raises for Hamilton firefighters, non-union city employeesWhen 145 non-union city employees get their pay checks Jan. 29, they will see o
Raises for Hamilton firefighters, non-union city employees
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 27 days ago
When 145 non-union city employees get their pay checks Jan. 29, they will see only their second across-the-board wage increase since July of 2007. Hamilton City Council on Wednesday unanimously approved a 2 percent increase for the non-union... Read more
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Boston Globe
Michael Mullane, Boston firefighter and union leader, has died at 68Mullane, known as the “ferocious protector of firefighters and their families,”
Michael Mullane, Boston firefighter and union leader, has died at 68
Boston Globe / Posted 1 months ago
Mullane, known as the “ferocious protector of firefighters and their families,” was dedicated to a life of service as a Navy veteran, according to The Boston Globe. He was a 43-year firefighter assigned to Engine 21. He was the former union... Read more
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Boston Herald
Firefighter leader rememberedThe line stretched from the firefighters’ union headquarters down Hallet Street
Firefighter leader remembered
Boston Herald / Posted 1 months ago
The line stretched from the firefighters’ union headquarters down Hallet Street in Dorchester yesterday as far as the eye could see, all to pay last respects to A. Michael Mullane, the man who spent his life fighting for his fellow... Read more
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The News-Times
Danbury firefighters get 2.75 percent raise in two-year contract extensionDANBURY - The city’s career firefighters will receive a 2.75 percent raise for
Danbury firefighters get 2.75 percent raise in two-year contract extension
The News-Times / Posted 1 months ago
DANBURY - The city’s career firefighters will receive a 2.75 percent raise for each of two years under a union contract extension. The city and members of the fire union Local 801, International Association of Fire Fighters, AFL-CIO, agreed to the... Read more

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