Feeling Down? Help is Available

January 13, 2021

There is no shame in asking for help. That is the common message from organizations that provide mental and behavioral health services both to Local 600 members and to the […]

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An Illinois Homecoming for Winona Wacker

January 7, 2021

She has purchased cold weather clothing and sublet an apartment in Lakeview within walking distance of Wrigley Field, close to supermarkets and other necessities. And while the COVID-19 pandemic has […]

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Celebrating the Holidays with Local 600 Members

December 16, 2020

When you have a creative eye, it doesn’t matter if your trailer is half-buried in Oregonian snow (a la Still Photographer Dale Robinette), passing by your local golf club in […]

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Local 600 Members Give Back with Blessed Bag

December 16, 2020

On Giving Tuesday, a cancer patients’ charity got into the holiday spirit thanks to the help and ingenuity of two Local 600 publicists, Ernie Malik and Sheryl Main. Blessed Bag, […]

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Georgia on Their Minds

December 9, 2020

If anybody thought Local 600 members already expended all their political energy on the November general election, a wave of committed volunteers in the Peach State is here to convince […]

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Dominic Jones: A Pioneer for Inclusivity

December 2, 2020

Whenever Dominic Jones is asked about breaking into the film and TV industry, he’s always happy to share his thoughts, but then goes one step further – frequently inviting his […]

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From the Pandemic, Reason for Thanks

November 24, 2020

In the small and tightly knit community of Kagel Canyon, neighbors look out for each other. So in the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic, amidst so much fear and […]

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Back to Prom and Beyond

November 17, 2020

While most of us would admit there haven’t been a lot of silver linings during the Coronavirus pandemic, Camera Assistant Penny Sprague has found a few. Among them: the opportunity to take […]

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Building a Bridge for Young Filmmakers

November 11, 2020

Bridges aren’t built in a single day or even by a single person. In order to make a significant impact, or to cross a yawning divide, you need a creative […]

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A Proud Islander Helps GOTV

October 28, 2020

As the Local 600 Young Workers ramped up a hugely successful summer voter registration campaign, the team deployed multiple volunteers to ensure that not a single member was left behind. […]

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A Day in the Life of Mark Hill

October 26, 2020

For Atlanta, GA-based Local 600 Unit Still Photographer Mark Hill, the last six months have felt, in his words, “like one very long day, punctuated by wonderful family meals, yardwork, […]

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Trainings During Pandemic a Hit with Members

October 21, 2020

Featured image by Darren Michaels Craft trainings are one of the most popular services offered by Local 600. But the COVID-19 pandemic created a potentially crippling challenge to the union’s […]

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