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Springsteen Audience Treated to Encore

At the 155th performance of Springsteen on Broadway, the Boss, a member of Locals 399 (Asbury Park, NJ) and 47 (Los Angeles, CA) provided an unexpected encore performance of “This Hard Land.” Making reference to his wife, Patti Scialfa, a member of Local 802 (New York City), he said, “This is from Patti ’cause she wasn’t here tonight.” She normally appears onstage to perform “Tougher than the Rest.” Springsteen also encouraged the crowd to take photos, which is normally forbidden.

WestJet’s Encore Pilots Organize

Last month, 500 pilots for WestJet Airlines’ regional carrier, Encore, formally joined the Air Line Pilots Association, selecting the organization as its bargaining representative.

In a statement, WestJet, which once took pride in its nonunion corporate culture, said, “we are disappointed by this outcome.”