When leaders of the Maplewood Neighborhood Association first suggested the organization counter persistent gang issues by donating money to a ...
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March 8, 2013
Several hundred people, including Robert McEllrath, the ILWU’s international president, converged at Esther Short Park as part of a rally to march in solidarity for locked out union workers of the ILWU Local 4 on the streets of downtown Vancouver Friday March 8, 2013. Supporters marched and chanted outside the offices of United Grain demanding executives at the company look at the workers contract. Mc Ellrath holds a union contract in his hands outside the locked doors of the Riverview Bank building.(Troy Wayrynen/The Columbian)