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  • At Road Theatre Company, how the Equity-mandated minimum wage might play out

    At Road Theatre Company, how the Equity-mandated minimum wage might play out
    ACT I. SCENE 1: A small black-box theater with a scuffed black floor. A charcoal gray armchair and matching ottoman sit in the center of the stage. Two long metal benches flank the armchair. Taylor Gilbert (mid-50s) stands stage right staring into the...
  • Eagles roster battles just starting to take shape

    Eagles roster battles just starting to take shape
    PHILADELPHIA — DeMeco Ryans or Mychal Kendricks at inside linebacker? Eric Rowe or Nolan Carroll at cornerback? Randall Evans or Earl Wolff at safety? Matt Barkley or (gulp!) Tim Tebow at third-team quarterback? These are just some of the many...
  • Job search: Be picky about perks

    DEAR JOYCE: As I get serious about finding a new job, I'll want not only higher pay and better benefits, but also more attractive perks. A recruiter tells me that perks are trending like never before. Is there a website that would let me compare the perks...
  • Degrees of difference: College majors make all the difference in pay

    Degrees of difference: College majors make all the difference in pay
    Students headed to college next fall have taken a step toward the American dream, but perhaps not the giant step they imagine. Although many parents indoctrinate their young children to study hard and go to college so they will have financial security...
  • Budgeting 101 for new college grads

     Budgeting 101 for new college grads
    Dear Liz: My son will be graduating from college this June. He is fortunate to have already landed a good job, starting in August, and will be managing his own finances for the first time. His company provides a full benefits package, retirement fund,...
  • If appointed, new Tinley mayor to get $36,000 bonus

    If appointed, new Tinley mayor to get $36,000 bonus
    If Tinley Park Trustee Dave Seaman is voted in as the town's next mayor by the village board, he will receive longevity bonuses worth about $36,000 above his base mayoral salary. But the longevity bonuses, which are part of an unusual compensation...
  • Uniform maker seeks tax incentives

    Uniform maker seeks tax incentives
    A maker and retailer of uniforms will be considered for $250,000 in tax-refund incentives by the Fort Lauderdale City Commission on Tuesday. In a memo, City Manager Lee Feldman asks commissioners to consider incentives for "Project Avery," an...
  • The 7 percent solution to Chicago schools' cash woes

    The 7 percent solution to Chicago schools' cash woes
    "(Chicago Public Schools), which says it is wrestling with a $1.1 billion deficit weighted with pension payments, wants to save millions of dollars by having teachers pay more into their pension fund. The district wants to end a long-standing agreement .....
  • 'Data scientist' is fastest growing Chicago job search

     'Data scientist' is fastest growing Chicago job search
    As the unemployment rate falls, the labor market tightens and employers find themselves in a war for talent among increasingly choosy employees, just what kind of jobs are people seeking? In Chicago, searches for "data scientist" positions grew...
  • Fix retirement by enrolling every worker in a savings plan

    The following editorial was written by Bloomberg View editors: America's middle-class workers have plenty to worry about but for many, the biggest anxiety is what happens when they are workers no longer. Many will reach retirement only to find they...
  • Saucon Valley contract dispute headed to nonbinding arbitration

    Saucon Valley contract dispute headed to nonbinding arbitration
    The Saucon Valley School Board has rejected the latest contract proposal by the teachers union, meaning the two sides will now enter nonbinding arbitration, according to district labor attorney Jeffrey Sultanik. The school board met in executive session...