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  • Orlando Tech Association invited to White House

    Orlando Tech Association invited to White House
    The Orlando Tech Association has been invited to the White House as part of the Obama Administration’s new technology┬áinitiatives and planned tech meetup. “We were invited to participate in the first ever Tech Meetup at the White House,...
  • Applications for US jobless aid plunge

    The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits dropped significantly last week, a sign of a strong job market despite evidence of tepid economic growth in the opening months of 2015. Weekly applications for jobless aid fell 20,000 to a...
  • Anne Arundel County education briefs

    Students win science fair South River High sophomore Ava Grounds won the grand award at the 48th annual Anne Arundel County Regional Science and Engineering Fair, and schoolmates Ashlee Brennan and Hannah Hall took second with their joint project....
  • Initial jobless claims fall to near post-Great Recession low

    Initial jobless claims fall to near post-Great Recession low
    Initial jobless claims unexpectedly fell sharply last week to near their post-Great Recession low in a sign that the labor market remains healthy. The number of people filing for first-time unemployment benefits dropped to 268,000, down 20,000 from...
  • ADP: Job growth in private sector slows sharply in March

    ADP: Job growth in private sector slows sharply in March
    Hiring by U.S. businesses slowed sharply last month to 189,000, the worst performance in more than a year and another indication of sluggish economic growth over the winter. The private sector added 189,000 net new jobs in March after an upwardly...
  • Survey: US businesses add 189k jobs in March

    U.S. businesses slowed their pace of hiring in March, a private survey found. The slowdown raises questions about how much of an impact falling oil prices, a stronger dollar and harsh winter weather have had on dampening economic growth. Companies...
  • Valley has best post-recession growth in state

    Valley has best post-recession growth in state
    On a day when the state's monthly unemployment report showed the Lehigh Valley's rate had stagnated, a separate survey heralded the region as experiencing the largest post-recession job growth of any other similar-sized area in Pennsylvania. The...
  • Jobless rates fall in all Illinois metro areas

    The Illinois Department of Employment Security says unemployment fell in every Illinois metro area in February. It was the 12th straight month of across-the-board improvement. The department said Tuesday in its monthly report on the state's metro areas...
  • News briefs

    Kerkstra nominated as Blue Ribbon School Kerkstra Elementary School in Oak Forest recently was nominated by the state as a National Blue Ribbon School, according to a press release from Forest Ridge School District 142. The school is one of only 16...
  • US consumer confidence rises in March

    An improving job market drove U.S. consumer confidence higher this month after a dip in February, a promising sign for the economy as it heads into spring. The Conference Board's consumer confidence index rose to 101.3 in March from revised 98.8...
  • Pompano Beach employers hiring

    Pompano Beach employers hiring
    A job fair will be held April 7th for three Pompano Beach employers that are hiring: a manufacturing operation, a call center and a pest control company. The employers at the job fair will be: Guarantee Floridian Pest Control, Randstad Staffing Agency,...