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Nova Scotia Remembers – Online Vigil, Friday April 24th

Halifax, N.S. – April 22, 2020 – In our hearts and our prayers, our deepest condolences to the families and friends of those precious Nova Scotia souls whose lives were cut short this week in a senseless tragedy.

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John Bennett, 1964- 2020

John Bennett, 1964- 2020April 20, 2020 – It is with deep sorrow we share the news of the untimely passing of John Bennet, former UFCW Canada Local 864 president, long-time activist, and a friend and ally to many whose love for humankind was only outmatched by his enthusiasm for the projects he was working on.

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Warehouse members at Capital Foodservice build a better life – UFCW 1288P

Moncton, N.B. – April 15, 2020 – UFCW Local 1288P members working at Capital Foodservice in Moncton, New Brunswick have built a better life by achieving a new union contract that provides wage gains, an increased footwear allowance, and more.

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Lay-off Waiver of Premium for AIL Insurance policy holders

Lay Off WaiverIf you have been regularly employed within the same industry for 12 consecutive months and are laid-off, you may qualify for lay-off waiver of your premium for your American Income Life (AIL) insurance policy.

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Michael Anthony Spears, 1977-2020

Summerside, P.E.I. – March 24, 2020 – It is with great sadness that I tell of the passing of Mike Spears to cancer. Mike was a member at Cavendish Farms, where I worked with him for over a decade. He was a Steward, member of the EPC Board and helped many at his time at Cavendish.

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