Category: Above & Beyond

Finding Piggy

Photo of one of our members returning a lost toy to a little girl.

Hats off to our union sister Lumarie Sostre for going above and beyond ─ as so many of our members do each and every day ─ to find and return a lost toy pig to the grateful arms of a tearful little girl. You rock! #589Pride #Kindness

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Kindness Begets Kindness

We get a lot of positive tweets on Twitter. Below is one from a nice lady on Facebook. Just another example of the many acts of kindness the men and women of Local 589 carry out each and every day on the MBTA. Hats off to our union brother for his act of kindness and to Laura …

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Beloved MBTA driver, tour guide moving on to new role with the agency

Boston Globe | Lauren Fox | June 22, 2019 Ryan Collins was on the Green Line Tuesday afternoon when he heard a friendly, familiar voice crackling over the intercom. He decided to share his good fortune. “He’s back at it again,” the 28-year-old texted a friend. MBTA drivers aren’t generally a chatty bunch, at least …

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Congrats to our team!

Please join us in congratulating Boston Carmen Union’s basketball team that competed in this weekend’s 2019 ATU International Basketball Tournament in Duncanville, Texas. Our team battled against a dozen teams from all across the country (New York, Toronto, Atlanta, and Chicago) and finished second. We are so proud of them! Seen in this photo: Keenan …

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