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Guild Representative for The Jersey Journal:

Jersey Journal Guild Local Representative - Bob Daraio

Bob Daraio
914-774-2646
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WELCOME HOME - With Jersey Journal management refusing to offer a raise after a year of bargaining, the Guild was on hand for the paper's move on Jan. 6 to new offices in Secaucus, NJ. Guild Rep. Bob Daraio and President Bill O'Meara hold the banner with Mr. Pig.

Recent Unit & Local News

Scholastic's Wilmore wins Keenan Award; Meeting June 29

June 23, 2016

LOCAL BULLETIN - Kathy Wilmore, whose relentless drive to galvanize Guild members at Scholastic Inc. helped usher in a quick, hassle-free contract this year after a contentious battle three years ago, has won the New York Guild’s 2016 Keenan Service Award. The award will be presented at a meeting open to all Guild members on Wednesday, June 29 at 6:30 p.m.

Guild statement on settlement over non-compete deals

June 15, 2016

Following today’s announcement that New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman’s office reached a settlement with Law360 under which the legal news website will stop requiring its journalists to sign non-compete agreements, NewsGuild of New York President Peter Szekely issued a statement calling for legislation to explicitly bar the use of such agreements for print and digital journalists.

Guild issues statement on Gawker bankruptcy filing

June 10, 2016

Following the announcement that online publisher Gawker Media Group filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in the aftermath of a $140 million judgment against it, NewsGuild of New York President Peter Szekely issued a statement about the threat that a billionaire's financing of an unrelated libel suit poses to a free press.

2016 Keenan service award nominations open until May 27

May 9, 2016

LOCAL BULLETIN - The Guild is pleased to announce the opening of nominations for its annual service award, named in honor of the late Tom Keenan. Each year, the Keenan Award recognizes the outstanding contributions of a Guild member. Nominations, which can be made by any member, are open until Friday, May 27 at 6 p.m. EDT.

Unit Officers

Unit Chair

Jersey Journal - Terrence T. McDonald

Terrence T. McDonald
201-217-2419
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First Vice Chair

Jersey Journal- Michaelangelo Conte

Michaelangelo Conte
201-217-2431
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Treasurer

Jersey Journal - Reena Rose Sibayan

Reena Rose Sibayan
201-320-3305
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Secretary

Jersey Journal - Lois Ditommaso

Lois Ditommaso
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RA Delegate

Patrick Villanova

RA Alternate

Tanya Manthey