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2013 Labor Day Parade photos




Here is a flickr file of 2013 Bloomington Labor Day Parade photos.
2013 Labor Day Parade photos



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Who we are....

The Bloomington & Normal Trades & Labor Assembly (AFL-CIO) is the central labor council for 31 AFL-CIO-affiliated unions in McLean County. Elected delegates from each affiliated local union meet monthly to discuss common issues of concern.

Activities we work on during the year include....

Paul Penn a "History Maker"



On June 14, 2012 the McLean County Historical Society held its first “History Makers” dinner at Illinois State University. That night civil rights pioneer, the late Caribel Washington, former county board chair Nancy Froelich and Laborers Local 362’s Paul Penn will be the honored “History Makers.”

Emerging from a rough Depression childhood through World War II service, Paul Penn emerged...

How to "read" e-mail and the internet

The internet and e-mail can be a wonderful thing, but they also bring some strange things inside our homes.

Suddenly you are a multi-millionaire, if only you will give a Siberian or a Nigerian your bank account; a friend is stranded in London (Madrid, Paris, take your pick) with their passport and wallet stolen, send money now! Your e-mail account, bank account, credit card will be shut down in 24 hours if you don’t send your bank account information now!