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Extreme Weather Office Closure: Washington-Mid Atlantic

Filed in: Locals

Due to inclement weather in the D.C. area, the SAG-AFTRA Washington-Mid Atlantic Local will be closed on Monday, March 17.

In the event the weather causes further office closures members will be notified via email.
 
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Chicago Local and Ohio-Pittsburgh Local Offices Closed Tuesday, Jan. 7 Due to Weather

Filed in: Locals, Member Alert

Due to inclement weather in the Chicago and Ohio-Pittsburgh area, the SAG-AFTRA Chicago Local and Ohio-Pittsburgh Local offices will be closed Tuesday, Jan. 7. The Chicago Local's Kaufherr Members Resource Center (KMRC) will also be closed.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Chicago Local and Missouri Valley Local Offices Closed Monday, Jan. 6 Due to Weather

Filed in: Locals, Member Alert

Due to inclement weather in the Chicago and Missouri Valley area, the SAG-AFTRA Chicago Local and Missouri Valley Local offices will be closed Monday, Jan. 6. The Chicago Local's Kaufherr Members Resource Center (KMRC) will also be closed.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Philadelphia Local Closed Due to Extreme Weather

Filed in: Locals

Due to inclement weather in the Philadelphia area on Friday, the SAG-AFTRA Philadelphia Local office is closed today, Jan. 3.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
 

New England Local Closed Due to Extreme Weather

Filed in: Locals

Due to extreme weather conditions in the Boston area on Thursday and Friday, the SAG-AFTRA New England Local office will be closed both days, Jan. 2 and 3.

Staff will be available via email and will be checking their voicemail.
 
Contact email and numbers are available by clicking here.

The Nashville Local Remembers George Jones

“I am proud to call George and Nancy Jones my friends. George was so much more than a country music icon. He was never afraid to stand and act on what he believed in. George was instrumental in helping organize TNN (The Nashville Network), testified at the FCC hearings on media consolidation, and even wrote a letter of support to country DJ’s at an AFTRA Twin Cities radio station. Thank you George, for sharing your voice and music with us, for your continual support of all recordings artists and musicians, and for giving us so many memories that will never fade.

SAG-AFTRA Hawaii Local Mourns Passing of President Glenn Cannon

Filed in: In Memoriam, Locals

The SAG-AFTRA Hawaii Local mourns the passing of Glenn Cannon on Saturday, April 20, 2013. Cannon, who, for more than 20 years, served as president and board member of the former Screen Actors Guild Hawaii Branch and as current co-president of the SAG-AFTRA Hawaii Local. Born in Philadelphia, Cannon joined the union in the 1950s when he began his career in New York, acting in A Moon for the Misbegotten and The Good Woman of Setzuan on Broadway, as well as numerous off-Broadway and touring productions, including The Threepenny Opera and West Side Story.

SAG-AFTRA Announces New England Local Executive Director

BOSTON (March 1, 2013) — Following an extensive search, SAG-AFTRA announced today the appointment of a new Executive Director for its New England Local, Susan Nelson of Vernon, CT. Nelson officially assumes the position today.

Nelson joins SAG-AFTRA with more than 25 years of experience in labor relations. A graduate of the University Of Connecticut School Of Law, Nelson is known for her skill in mediation and negotiation.