1 / 2 IBEW Local 164 members deliver supplies to CarePoint Christ Hospital CEO Marie Duffy 2 / 2 IBEW Local 164 deliver supplies to CarePoint Hoboken CEO Ann Logan ❮ ❯ × 1 / 2 IBEW Local 164 members deliver supplies to CarePoint Christ Hospital CEO Marie Duffy 2 / 2 IBEW Local 164 deliver supplies to CarePoint Hoboken CEO Ann Logan ❮ ❯ IBEW (International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers) Local 164, donated $50,000 in PPE to seventeen hospitals in Bergen, Hudson, and Essex counties. The donations consisted of KN95 masks, gowns, hand sanitizer, and food.“On behalf of IBEW Local 164 and our 3,000 members, thank you to all of our hospitals for your courage and leadership during these trying times,” said Business Manager Daniel Gumble. “Your experience and expertise saved countless lives and your work brought pride to our community. As this pandemic continues, IBEW Local 164 will continue to support you in any way we can.” “At this time, we have beaten this virus back, but the fight is not over. We are hopeful these supplies will ensure you will be sufficiently stocked up for the second wave we all fear,” said Assistant Business Manager Thomas Sullivan.“We could not be more thankful to IBEW Local 164 for their generous donation of KN95 masks, gowns, hand sanitizer, and food for our staff,” said Deborah Visconi, CEO, Bergen New Bridge Medical Center. “Support and donations from organizations like IBEW Local 164 are helping our frontline heroes provide outstanding care to our community and we are deeply grateful to them.IBEW Local 164 is an electrical union based in Paramus, with more than 3,000 current members who live and work in Bergen, Hudson, and Essex counties.
[Cover photo via Electric Forest website] Last night, after beginning to leak their lineup through puzzles at a November pop-up show, Electric Forest announced the initial artist lineups for both of their festival weekends next summer, set to take place June 21- June 24 and June 28 – July 1, respectively. This marks the event’s second year in its expanded, two-weekend format.Electric Forest Starts Unveiling 2018 Lineup With Crazy Puzzles At Pop-Up ConcertThe 2018 Electric Forest headliners include two weekends of host band The String Cheese Incident, Bassnectar, GRiZ Live Band, RÜFÜS DU SOL, and Zhu. Galantis will join the bill for weekend one, and Marshmello and Testpilot (Deadmau5‘s live mixed techno project) will be added for weekend two. Other weekend one-only acts include Lil Dicky, Green Velvet, Jauz, Keys N Krates, Washed Out, A Tribe Called Red, Andy Frasco & The U.N., Devin The Dude, Maddy O’Neal, Shook Twins, and a DJ set from Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs. Other Second weekend-only additions include Datsik, Get Real, Rezz, SuperDuperKyle, Fruition, and many more.The rest of the two-weekend acts include Bonobo (Live), Chromeo, Cut Copy, The Glitch Mob, Xavier Rudd, Aqueous, Big Something, Cherub, Desert Dwellers, Cory Henry & The Funk Apostles, Emancipator, Eoto, Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe, Manic Focus, Marvel Years, Muzzy Bearr, Natalie Cressman, Noname, PHO, Sinkane, Sunsquabi, Space Jesus, The Main Squeeze, The Nth Power, The Russ Liquid Test, The Werks, Too Many Zooz, Toubab Krewe, Turkuaz, and a slew of others.Wristbands and Lodging Packages for both weekends will be available to all on December 15, and 2018 Loyalty On Sales begin for returning Forest Family as soon as December 7. For more information on loyalty tickets and more, head here.You can check out the full artist announcement from Electric Forest below. For more information on the 2018 events, head to the Electric Forest website.