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Jul 8, 2013 11:03 AM Local March of Dimes workers, members of CUPE 1880, could soon be locked out after the Ontario March of Dimes applied for a Ministry of Labour ‘No-Board’ report, triggering a countdown to a legal strike or lockout deadline of July 20.
Canadian Hearing Society’s efforts to gut collective agreement will harm deaf, hard-of-hearing communities across province, warns CUPE 2073
Jul 4, 2013 10:37 AM Efforts by the Canadian Hearing Society (CHS) to gut their collective agreement won’t just hurt their employees—they’ll also damage Ontario’s deaf and hard-of-hearing communities, the union representing CHS workers across the province warned today.
Jul 4, 2013 10:29 AM The animal care professionals at the Toronto Zoo are expressing fears that continually changing plans to transfer the Zoo’s elephants to an animal sanctuary in California are not in the best interests of Iringa, Toka and Thika.
Jul 3, 2013 12:05 PM Residents of the Township of Bonfield could soon lose the important services of municipal workers after the Mayor and Town Council started the countdown to lock out their own workers, if mediation talks on July 12th fail to produce a contract settlement, warned the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE), representing 15 municipal workers in Bonfield.
Jun 28, 2013 10:57 AM Residents of the Township of Malahide could be without the services of their outside municipal workers as early as midnight tonight, as management could potentially lock out their own workers if mediation talks with management today fail to produce a settlement.
CUPE 2191 warns it’s critical for Community Living Toronto to get serious about negotiating a fair contract
Jun 27, 2013 02:59 PM The needs of thousands of Torontonians with intellectual disabilities are taking a back seat to efforts to strip basic employment protection from the people who help them live independently in the community, the union representing workers at Community Living Toronto said as contract negotiations resumed today.
Jun 21, 2013 12:03 PM CUPE Local 1026, representing lifeguards at the Town of Hawkesbury, is hoping management will move towards a fair contract settlement after frustrating talks that began over a year ago. As talks reach the conciliation stage, CUPE is reaching out to the community for support, and raising awareness of our services and the issues our members face.
Jun 21, 2013 11:21 AM Volunteer members of the Toronto Civic Employees Union (CUPE 416) joined with local politicians and fellow trade unionists today to make it a "Friday to Remember" at the Fred Victor Women’s Hostel. Volunteers are spending the day today cleaning and replanting the Hostel's gardens, and hosting a barbecue for residents, volunteers and staff.
Jun 20, 2013 11:46 AM As the care needs and age of people in southwestern Ontario going into nursing homes with complex conditions are increasing, the Ontario government is willfully ignoring the evidence of over a hundred research studies that identify how to make care better and safer. Long-term care staff are calling for a minimum of four hours of direct daily care for nursing home residents.
Jun 6, 2013 01:34 PM Determined to stop funding cuts at local CASs that will hurt at-risk children and youth, concerned Hamilton and Haldimand-Norfolk community members will stage a rally in front of City Hall on June 7 to highlight the negative impact of a $10.4 million funding cut.Previous 1 ... 3 4 5 6 7 8  10 11 12 13 14 ... 133 Next