APWU Pittsburgh Retiree Record – July 6, 2020

Via John P. Richards, President – Pittsburgh Area Retiree Chapter of the APWU In 1945 a movie titled, They Were Expendable, was released. The subject matter was about the PT (Patrol Torpedo) boats that were used in WW II which were expected to be sacrificed in combat with the Japanese enemy. Those small boats and…

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APWU Pittsburgh Retiree Record – June 19, 2020

Via John P. Richards, President – Pittsburgh Area Retiree Chapter of the APWU In this issue: THESE ARE THE TIMES THAT TRY MEN’S SOULS… CHAPTER ACTIVITY IS IMPACTED WHAT NEXT?

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APWU Pittsburgh Retiree Record – May 8, 2020

Via John P. Richards, President – Pittsburgh Area Retiree Chapter of the APWU In this issue: 2020 – The Year That Wasn’t Return To Normalcy??? For Some Retirees An Annuity Raise

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APWU Pittsburgh Retiree Record – April 15, 2020

Via John P. Richards, President – Pittsburgh Area Retiree Chapter of the APWU Excerpt: It was inevitable that coronavirus would impact on our Chapter in a most negative way. In normal times we would be planning our traditional Mid Summer Blast luncheon that members enjoy so much. But with restaurants and other food establishments forced…

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APWU Pittsburgh Retiree Record – March 6, 2020 (Belated Holiday Edition)

Via John P. Richards, President – Pittsburgh Area Retiree Chapter of the APWU Excerpt: OUR CHAPTER WISHES YOU A BELATED HOLIDAY GREETING There has been a lot of speculation about the reason for the failure of the Chapter to send our usual holiday newsletter, which can be seen on the reverse. That page is typically…

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APWU Pittsburgh Retiree Record – Nov. 6, 2019 Edition – “THEY BLEW IT!”

Via John P. Richards, President – Pittsburgh Area Retiree Chapter of the APWU Excerpt: We expect that when the word of the power grab gets out to the Union at large there will be a howl that the retirees are trying to take control of the Union. That was the reaction at the last Convention…

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APWU Pittsburgh Retiree Record: National candidate endorsements, Chapter election results

Via John P. Richards, President – Pittsburgh Area Retiree Chapter of the APWU AT THE CHAPTER MEMBERSHIP MEETING ON JULY 15, WHERE MORE THAN 150 REGISTERED TO ATTEND, THE MEMBERSHIP UNANIMOUSLY ENDORSED (WITH ONE OPPOSITE VOTE FOR ONE OFFICE), THE FOLLOWING CANDIDATES FOR OFFICE IN THE APWU ELECTION OF OFFICERS: PRESIDENT — MARK DIMONDSTEIN EX….

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APWU Pittsburgh Retiree Record: Election of Officers 2019 Report

Via John P. Richards, President – Pittsburgh Area Retiree Chapter of the APWU The APWU Election of Officers is underway. While there are numerous resident and field officers to be elected, this report will concentrate on only those running for President, since that is the most important office, and as this is written and published…

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