They are normally on the front lines fighting the winter storms, but Public Works crews are threatening to hit the picket lines instead.
Another round of snow is making its way through the area and the Allegheny County salt trucks are clearing the roads, for now.
After school was delayed during a teacher’s strike, Shaler students are going back to school today.
A tentative settlement has been reached for by teachers and administrators in the Shaler Area School District.
KDKA-AM’s Larry richert talks to fellow middle child Bruce Hopman, who is on a one man crusade to raise awarenss of the plight of middle children and their lack of attention.
Heritage Valley Health System in Beaver may face a strike if contract agreements are not made within two weeks.
The vote was overwhelming; 95 percent of faculty at Pennsylvania-owned universities have authorized a strike. But they’re not walking out just yet.
Hostess announced Friday it had no choice but to go out of business because of a strike by the bakers’ union. So the company suspended production at its 33 factories and has already filed for bankruptcy protection.
Hostess Brands Inc. says it’s going out of business after striking workers across the country crippled its ability to make its Twinkies, Ding Dongs and other snacks.
Verizon workers will return to their positions Monday night despite not having a new collective bargaining agreement in place yet.
Striking Verizon workers gathered for a rally in front of Sen. Pat Toomey’s office in Station Square and then marched to company’s headquarters downtown.
Police were called after some Verizon employees in Dormont left work to find their vehicles chained in at a parking lot.
KDKA Radio’s Robert Mangino talks with Marge Krueger, administrative director with District 2-13 of the Communications Workers of America, about the 45,000 Verizon employees currently on strike due to an impasse in new contract negotiations.
Verizon workers nationwide are on strike, including roughly 12,000 local employees. The walkout began over the weekend after negotiations failed. A large protest was held at 8 a.m. outside of Verizon’s downtown headquarters.
More than 12,000 local Verizon workers have joined other union workers in a nationwide strike against Verizon.