Four Maywood Firefighters Relieved of Duty Over Refusal to Remove American Flag Decals — CBS Reports More Firefighters May Be Relieved Soon

The flag decals that were ordered taken down by Chief Bronaugh. Photographs courtesy Maywood Fire Department. Tuesday, September 9, 2014 || By Michael Romain Today, four Maywood firefighters were sent home, pending disciplinary action, for failure to comply with a direct order, according to Chief Craig Bronaugh. A CBS Local report noted that more firefighters could be sent home tomorrow. The firefighters apparently refused to remove … Continue reading Four Maywood Firefighters Relieved of Duty Over Refusal to Remove American Flag Decals — CBS Reports More Firefighters May Be Relieved Soon

District 89 Secretaries, Clerks and Instructional Aides To Management: ‘We Want Respect!’

Wednesday, May 21, 2014 || By Michael Romain  Updated: 6:34 PM || 10:10 AM A coalition of secretaries, clerks and instructional aids (IA’s) were out Tuesday morning floating around fliers that claimed District 89 Superintendent Dr. Michael Robey and management “want to make drastic cuts that will negatively impact our children and communities.” The employees, who are part of Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 73, also passed … Continue reading District 89 Secretaries, Clerks and Instructional Aides To Management: ‘We Want Respect!’