By Kelly Ross

Celebrate National Root Beer Float Day with this punchy take on the classic bubbly treat. This easy drink recipe is the perfect way to cool down and beat the summer heat, with a little kick for fun. Like always, all of our recipes are designed to be prepared with union-made ingredients and support good jobs!

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By Kelly Ross

Throw your diet out the window and indulge a little as you celebrate National Ice Cream Month. In 1984 July was designated National Ice Cream Month by President Ronald Reagan, and quite frankly we can’t think of a better time to consume this classic frozen dessert.  With summer in full effect and temperatures rising Labor 411 has a solution to help you beat the heat. A nice big bowl of, you guessed it, union-made ice cream.

By Kelly Ross

Los Angeles is the “it” place for the next nine days as half a million visitors descend on the City of Angels for the 2015 Special Olympic World Summer Games, set to open tomorrow. After 16 years of being hosted abroad, the LA sporting event marks the first World Summer Games held in the United States. The opening day extravaganza on July 25 promises to be a not-to-be-missed event.