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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

Annual Keenan Service Award nominations open until May 22

May 7, 2015

LOCAL BULLETIN - The Guild has opened nominations for its annual service award, named in honor of the late Tom Keenan. Each year, the Keenan Award recognizes a Guild member who “has performed above and beyond the call of duty in service to the New York Local, and best exemplifies the ideals of a true labor leader, in the spirit of Tom Keenan.” Nominations, which can be made by any member, are open until Friday, May 22 at 6 p.m. EDT.

Members OK cutting Guild's 'paper' name, revising bylaws

April 29, 2015

LOCAL BULLETIN - Guild members on Wednesday overwhelmingly approved removing “paper” from the name of their 81-year-old union and overhauling its bylaws for the first time in 17 years to streamline its leadership and governing structures. Members voted 407 to 105 to change the Local’s name from the Newspaper Guild of New York to The NewsGuild of New York.

Scholarship for Guild members at Empire State College

April 21, 2015

LOCAL BULLETIN - Full scholarship applications for union members and their families pursuing degrees at Empire State College of the State University of New York are now being accepted for the 2015-2016 academic year. Students who receive the scholarship will study online through Empire State College’s Center for Distance Learning.

Candidates nominated for CWA convention delegates, alternates

April 20, 2015

LOCAL BULLETIN - Sixteen candidates for delegates and alternates – eight each – to the 2015 convention of the Communications Workers of America were nominated on Monday, after the suggestion of a lack of a quorum halted nominations at last week’s Representative Assembly (RA) meeting.

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