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Month: October 2023

Stellantis Strikes a Tentative Deal with UAW Workers 

The United Auto Workers and Stellantis have reached a tentative agreement, ending the six week strike just days after Ford and UAW agreed on a new deal.¬† The 25% base wage increase at Stellantis breaks down to an immediate 11%…

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Bloomsburg Arts Department Provides Transportation to NYC for Students

On Friday October 26th, Bloomsburg Arts Department provided a bus to NYC for interested students. The weeks leading up to the 26th, the University hung up flyers advertising this day trip to NYC. The cost was $25 for transportation to…

The New Speaker of the House

Weeks of failure to find a speaker after the ousting of Kevin McCarthy, the US House of Representatives has a new Speaker. Welcome Speaker Mike Johnson from Louisiana. Who is Mike Johnson Representative Johnson is a relatively fresh face in…

Ford Strikes a Deal with Striking UAW Workers

The United Auto Workers announced Wednesday night a tentative deal had been reached with Ford, ending the strike and placing pressure on General Motors and Stellantis to reach a deal. The tentative deal includes a base pay increase of 25%…

The Darkest Nissan Altima Coupe

A blacked out Nissan Altima (except for the wheels) has taken over the streets of Bloomsburg. See it in action with the tinted taillights, good sounding exhaust, and white wheels in contrast to pop in front of students’ vehicles around.

Sip on a Brewski’s Tiramisu White Russian

Brewski’s Coffee and Bar is featuring a special fall menu that is full of diverse options; one of those options is a Tiramisu White Russian. A traditional White Russian contains (roughly): The main bartender at Brewski’s crafted his collection of…

Banana Yellow Mustang at Bloomsburg University

The ripest banana Mustang you’ll ever find! This Mustang has been spotted at the Elwell Tri-Level Parking Garage in close-view. The owner drives his car off from the top level, makes a right turn, and then takes off to get…

The CIA used a cat to spy on the Soviets

The heights of the Cold War saw the innovation of technology to gain an advantage over the USSR. One such innovation was called Acoustic Kitty.  Project Acoustic Kitty, initiated by the Central Intelligence Agency’s Directive of Technology in the 1960s,…

BU “Chalk the Walk” Contest

Take a look at the photo gallery from CU-Bloomsburg’s “Chalk the Walk” Contest on Tuesday, October 10th. The event was held between the Kehr Union and Scranton Commons buildings. Many students came out to the event to draw on the…

Representative Jim Jordan Fails to Secure the Speaker of the House Position on First Vote

The Speaker of the House remains vacant. The current leading nominee for the position, Representative Jim Jordan (R-Ohio), failed to win the gavel on his first attempt. Jordan received 200 votes, coming up short by 17 votes, with 20 Republicans…