Baltimore Sun

The 135 Guild members at the Baltimore Sun have a three-year union contract that protects and preserves many of the benefits gained over the years. The Sun, like virtually all other U.S. dailies has been hit hard in recent years by changing readership habits. But things have been especially dicey in Baltimore, where the parent ownership, the Tribune Company filed for bankruptcy protection in December 2008 and didn’t emerge from bankruptcy until 2012.

Sun Guild Unit Ratifies New CBA

The 135 Guild members at the Baltimore Sun are breathing a little easier than many of their daily newspaper brethren: They have a three-year union contract that protects and preserves many of the benefits gained over the years. The Sun, like virtually all other U.S. dailies has been hit hard in recent years by changing […]

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WBNG History; Sun Newsroom Vet Reflects on Guild’s Depression Roots

It was a cold, late-winter Sunday afternoon, when some 45 newsroom people gathered on March 11, 1934, in a room at the Lord Baltimore Hotel on Baltimore Street, to lay the foundation of what eventually grew into the Baltimore Newspaper Guild. Against the backdrop of the deepening Depression and with business off, Sunpapers’ management cut […]

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Unit Facts - At a Glance

Unit Leadership Chair: Scott Dance
Phone: 443-604-3871


Co-Chair News: Liz Bowie

Co-Chair News: Erica Green
Phone: 443-257-9473


Co-Chair Comm: Dave Wright
Phone: 410-332-6873


Co-Chair Comm: Sheila Washington Cole
Phone: 443-564-6581


Vice Chair Sun Park: Curtis Hale
Phone: 443-690-3447


Mobilizer: Amy Davis
Phone: 443-288-0444


Unit Website Unit Address
501 N. Calvert Street
Baltimore, MD 21278
Local Staff Representative Cet Parks Contracts & Documents Memo of Understanding June 27, 2016 - June 30, 2019 Extension of Contract