Toledo denies firefighter union’s push for public negotiations

TOLEDO, OH &#8211 A public meeting that the Toledo firefighter’s union hoped would resolve a contract dispute has been denied. Local 92 wrote a letter to the city asking for permission to invite media and area residents to mediate the fact finding meeting. The union is fighting the Bell administration’s push to increase employee health […]

After Chief’s Post, Police Commission Pulls Plug On Department’s Facebook Page

PLAINFIELD, CT &#8211 The Plainfield police commission voted unanimously on Thursday night to deactivate the department’s Facebook page. It comes after Chief Robert J. Hoffman used the work “jerks” in a controversial survey that was posted on the page recently. Part of the survey, which has since been removed from the site, read: “Don’t mention […]