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Ilikai hotel workers on strike

(KITV) – By Maleko McConnell. HONOLULU – Hotel workers at odds with management are picketing in front of the Ilikai Hotel and Luxury Suites in Waikiki.

Local 5 joins 40+ cities in mobilizing service industry workers

UNITE HERE! Local 5 Media Advisory for October 19th, 2017 Media Contact: Paola Rodelas Mobile: (808) 333-4782 [email protected] Local 5 joins 40+ cities in mobilizing service industry workers Tens of Thousands of UNITE HERE Workers Across U.S. and Canada to Take Action, including Strikes, Marches and More for Justice at Work and Beyond FOLLOW THE […]

Thu. 10/19 – Union Day of Action

Thursday, October 19, 2017 4:00p – 6:00p The Ilikai Hotel (1777 Ala Moana Blvd, Honolulu, HI 96815) Now, more than ever, it’s time for working people to take a stand—and stand together. UNITE HERE will be mobilizing more than 20,000 members in 40 cities across the U.S. & Canada to show that standing together in […]

Sheraton Maui worker wins Legacy Award

Congratulations to Joyce Tihada for winning the Maui Hotel and Lodging Association’s Legacy Award! Joyce has worked at the Sheraton Maui for 51 years and is a Local 5 Executive Board Member.