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March 23, 2018

On This Day in 2005

Fifteen workers die, another 170 are injured when a series of explosions rip through BP’s Texas City refinery. Investigators blamed a poor safety culture at the plant and found BP management gave priority to cost savings over worker safety.
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Korea (South) : UAW Takes Action to Support Incarcerated Korean Trade Unionists
After 5 Months, the #NYCStripperStrike Is Poised to Go Nationwide
Disney uses its promised $1,000 employee bonus as leverage over union negotiations
State House Blocks Effort to Roll Back Minimum Wage
Turning 40, the Steelworkers Union looks to future
2014 Fall Golf Outing
Updated On: Sep 18, 2014

Local 355 golfers included Greg Anderson (Dow Jones), Danny Williams (APA), Rex Petterson (US Foods, retired), and Tony Savage (US Foods). View more photos in our Photo Gallery.

Forty members and retirees participated in Local 355's Fall Golf Outing September 12, 2014 at the Eisenhower Golf Course in Crownsville, Md.

Teams hit the 8:00 a.m. shotgun start, completing the 18-hole course despite rain which was heavy at times. Just after noon, the wet and weary participants headed back to the golf club's covered outdoor pavillion where they enjoyed lunch and liquid refreshments.

First Place: (UPS Freight/Elkridge)

  • Scott Vickers
  • Joe Pack
  • Walker Chapman
  • Mel Stevens

(Second, third and fourth place info to come)

Closest to the Pin Winner:

  • Rick Boehner, (Kraft/Dover), near right, with Secretary-Treasurer Dave White, center

Longest Drive Winner:

  • Tom Zabka, (UPS Feeders/Baltimore), far right

General Membership Meetings
Baltimore: April 8, 2018 @ 10 a.m.
Salisbury: April 8
, 2018 @ 10 a.m.
The Salisbury meeting will be held
at the Hampton Inn Salisbury,
121 East Naylor Mill Road, Salisbury, Md. 21801

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