Greater Syracuse Labor Council http://waer.org en Dozens Honor MLK Jr's Legacy With Day of Service to Help the Needy http://waer.org/post/dozens-honor-mlk-jrs-legacy-day-service-help-needy <div>Dozens of people packed into a Syracuse union hall Monday morning with the less fortunate on their minds. &nbsp;This year's Martin Luther King Junior holiday marks the 14th annual day of service food and clothing drive.&nbsp;</div><div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>Volunteers &nbsp;sorted donations, packed boxes, and loaded cars. &nbsp;Helen Hudson is the AFL-CIO Community Services Liaison with the United Way, which organize the drive. &nbsp;&nbsp;</div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">One of the fraternities on hand was Omega Psi Phi. Mon, 20 Jan 2014 21:09:58 +0000 Scott Willis 13309 at http://waer.org Dozens Honor MLK Jr's Legacy With Day of Service to Help the Needy Members of the Military Honored at NYS Fair on Labor Day http://waer.org/post/members-military-honored-nys-fair-labor-day <p>The Grand Marshall of this year’s Labor Day Parade at the State Fair was led by a current military member.&nbsp; Senior Master SGT. Toby Shelly’s 29 year career in the military has taken him on a rewarding journey.&nbsp; He’s now a Superintendent with craftsmen for an Engineering Unit with the 174th Fighter Wing at Hancock Field.</p><p> Tue, 03 Sep 2013 17:12:10 +0000 John Smith 7371 at http://waer.org Members of the Military Honored at NYS Fair on Labor Day