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SeaLab February 2003
SeaLab January 2003
March everyone. Winter is almost over and Spring is on the
horizon. Before we welcome the arrival of Spring there are
some "housekeeping" issues that need to be address.
In exchange for offering the government
rate, hotels are beginning to charge extra fees. "Early
Departure Fee" is one of the newest fees hotels have
started charging recently. If you leave before your
scheduled departure date you will be charged for one additional
full day. In addition, hotels are requiring that
cancellations are made 24 hours in advance. If you attempt
cancel your reservation on the scheduled day of your arrival,
regardless of time of day, you will be charged for a full
day. So, please make sure your travel plans are firm
when you request travel arrangements. If you should have to
make changes, please give us as much notice as possible.
Only a few FOA employees are authorized to
work overtime. Those that are authorized to work overtime
are limited in the amount of overtime hours that they can
work. We will keep you informed as to your overtime status,
eligibility and the amount of overtime hours
available. You cannot exceed your allotted overtime hours. If
you are unsure of your status, or you have question about your
overtime status, please contact me.
It's Oscar Time. The following films have been
nominated for the Academy's "Best Picture"
Vote on the movie you think should win the Oscar.
of New York"
Lord of The Rings: Two Towers"
Mariner Expectations Low
Last month we
asked everyone to predict how well the Mariners will perform
If our poll is any indication of how all Mariner Fans feel,
then first year Mariner Manager, Bob Melvin should have a good year. Expectations
are low of what the Mariners will achieve this season. Most
of the people who responded to our poll believe that the
Mariners will have a winning season, but miss the playoffs.