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Jersey Journal Guild Local Representative - Bob Daraio

Bob Daraio

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

Jersey Journal TA includes $1,200 bonus, health savings

December 1, 2016

A tentative agreement for NewsGuild-represented editorial staff at the Jersey Journal extends the last contract for two years and includes a $1,200 bonus and health care savings. A ratification vote is scheduled for 3 p.m. Dec. 15. at the paper's office in Secaucus.

Glickson, 'Members First' slate win Guild election

November 18, 2016

Challenger Grant Glickson has been elected president of The NewsGuild of New York, defeating incumbent Peter Szekely, according to votes tallied Friday at the American Arbitration Association office in lower Manhattan. All candidates on Glickson’s “Members First” slate were elected, including Vincent Mallozzi as secretary-treasurer and Lan Lecour as local chairperson. See story for full results. New officers and Executive Committee members begin their terms on Jan. 2, 2017.

Defending labor, press rights in a Trump administration

November 15, 2016

LOCAL BULLETIN - After a U.S. presidential campaign like none we've ever seen, came an election night shock like nothing we ever imagined. As union members and journalists, we face the prospect of a more hostile future. But we are not powerless. We have our values and our craft.

Guild election slates filled; ballots in the mail this week

October 26, 2016

Two slates of candidates for president of The NewsGuild of New York and 21 other officer and Executive Committee positions have been finalized. Running for president are incumbent Peter Szekely and challenger Grant Glickson. Ballots, which will come with postage-free business reply envelopes, will be in the mail by Thursday, Oct. 27. Completed ballots must be returned to the American Arbitration Association no later than 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 18, 2016.

Unit Officers

Unit Chairperson

Jonathan Lin

1st Vice Chairperson

Jersey Journal - Terrence T. McDonald

Terrence T. McDonald


Tanya Manthey