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  • Membership Meetings Are Back

    We are pleased to announce that in person membership meetings will resume Thursday June 2nd. It’s a new location since the former Catering Hall Riccardo’s closed permanently during the pandemic. Please call to reserve a […]

  • Fios Discounts for Active Members

    Double the discount on Fios Gigabit Internet for employees! ·       New Increased employee discount on Verizon Fios Gigabit Home Internet! ·       Higher speeds at the same great low employee rate!  Now more than ever, we know how […]

  • IRMAA Reimbursement Form

    For retirees that pay a Medicare surcharge known as IRMAA (income related monthly adjustment amount), you must apply to get reimbursed. In addition to the application (below), you must include the Social Security premium notice […]

  • Sharing Passwords with Your Family: How to Do It Safely

    Protecting your family’s personal data from fraud and identity theft starts with good password habits If your family is like most, your digital life is a communal experience and personal data is really the family’s […]

  • Longtime TWU President Sonny Hall passes away at age 89.

    Harold “Sonny” Hall, former President of TWU Local 100 and the International Union – and one of TWU’s most memorable and charismatic leaders – has died at the age of 89. According to his niece, […]

  • RR Pass Approved for non represented employees

    Dear Colleagues, Although the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic continue to put pressure on the MTA’s financial position, I’m pleased to announce that we are now able to approve a two percent general wage increase […]

  • Social Security Changes for 2022

    Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits for approximately 70 million Americans will increase 5.9 percent in 2022. The 5.9 percent cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) will begin with benefits payable to more than 64 million […]

  • Fios Discount for Active Members

    Special employee offer when you order new Fios Internet: $34.99/mo. for 300/300Mbps plus taxes & equip. charges.  AMC+ on us for one year. $59.99/mo. for 500/500Mbps plus taxes and equip. charges. $100 Verizon Gift Card & AMC+ […]

  • First Woman to Lead MTA Subway Car Maintenance

    New York’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) announced that Siu Ling Ko has assumed the role of VP and chief mechanical officer, subway car equipment, for the division of New York City Transit responsible for maintaining and overhauling […]

  • Advantages of a ‘529’ College Savings Plan

    What can be better than lowering your taxes? With a 529 plan, you have no Federal tax obligation once your money’s invested in your account. But the best part is that your earnings grow Federal […]