Category: General News

Memorial Day Message

Memorial Day Message

Once again summer is almost here and nothing announces its arrival better than Memorial Day weekend! During the weekend's festivities please take some time to reflect on the freedoms we have as Americans, and remember th ...

Benny Needs Your Help!

Benny Needs Your Help!

LIRR Electrician Benito Rodriguez needs us! Benny has been kept out of work by the Carrier as a result of a medical condition he suffers from. Benny has used up all of his available time and is in desperate need. Here's ...

Safety in the workplace

Safety in the workplace

The rail road industry is a dangerous place to work no matter what yard, shop, section of track, or department you may be in. It is not just your own life you are responsible for, but you are also responsible for any oth ...

Tee Shirt Design Contest

Tee Shirt Design Contest

We are looking for new tee shirt design ideas. Email your ideas to ibew589@optonline.net and put "Tee Shirt Contest" in the subject box. If we use your idea you'll win a free tee shirt and a fifty dollar gift card. Get b ...

Lineman Appreciation Day

Lineman Appreciation Day

July 10 is Lineman Appreciation Day, commemorating the contributions of the men and women who bring electricity to the U.S. economy and honoring the legacy of Henry Miller, one of the founders of the IBEW on the annivers ...

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