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  • LinkedIn stock slips in second trading session

     
    LinkedIn Corp.'s shares closed slightly lower Friday, one day after the professional-networking firm's spectacular market debut. The stock lost $1.16, or 1.2%, to $93.09 after rocketing 109% on Thursday from its initial public offering price of $45. The...
  • Two Million Dishwashers Recalled Over Fire Hazard

    Two Million Dishwashers Recalled Over Fire Hazard
    WASHINGTON -- Whirlpool Corp.'s Maytag unit is recalling about 1.7 million dishwashers because of a fire hazard. The Consumer Product Safety Commission, which announced the recall Thursday, says the company, part of Whirlpool Corp., has received 12...
  • Michigan Companies Split Money for Green Tech Development

    Michigan Companies Split Money for Green Tech Development
    Four Michigan companies--including one in Ottawa County's West Olive--will split $6.6 million in federal funds to spur the development of energy-efficient technologies. Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act...
  • State business-incentive program falling short of promised job creation

    State business-incentive program falling short of promised job creation
    About five years ago, John B. Sanfilippo & Son Inc., the producer of Fisher nuts and trail mixes, agreed to build a headquarters and state-of-the-art processing facility in Elgin rather than head out of state. In exchange for $5 million in state tax...
  • Senior PGA opens office in B.H.

    BENTON HARBOR — The PGA of America has opened a Championship office that will serve as the home for the staff of the 73rd and 75th Senior PGA Championships to be contested at The Golf Club at Harbor Shores next year and in 2014. The Championship...
  • Whirlpool Corp. to pay State back $800K for tax credits, incentives

    Whirlpool Corp. to pay State back $800K for tax credits, incentives
    The Indiana Economic Development Corporation and Whirlpool Corporation announced Tuesday that Whirlpool will honor its commitment and pay the state of Indiana $800,000 to resolve all tax credits and incentives associated with the loss of employment in the...
  • Whirlpool to pay for moving jobs out of Indiana

    Whirlpool to pay for moving jobs out of Indiana
    On Tuesday morning Indiana's Economic Development Corporation announced Benton Harbor-based Whirlpool Corporation will pay Indiana $800,000 for moving jobs out of the state. This is to resolve tax credits and incentives associated with the loss of...
  • Habitat for Humanity RESTORES

    Gayle Anderson was live in Norwalk AND Gardena to visit the Habitat for Humanity's RESTORES. In these harsh economic times, the non-profit Habitat for Humanity (HFHI) is bucking economic trends with its more than 750 ReStore outlets, which have estimated...
  • Whirlpool To Slash 5,000 Jobs

    Whirlpool To Slash 5,000 Jobs
    Whirlpool Corporation, based in Benton Harbor, announced staff reductions totaling around 5,000 jobs, most of them in North America. The company makes Whirlpool, Maytag, and KitchenAid appliances. The announcement came in a release of Whirlpool's...
  • Cleaning house: Whirlpool to cut 5,000 from workforce

    Cleaning house: Whirlpool to cut 5,000 from workforce
    BENTON HARBOR – While sales and profits are up this quarter for Benton Harbor-based Whirlpool Corp. The company announced 5,000 people will lose their job worldwide – 10 percent of the workforce. A company spokeswoman would not say how many...
  • Pfeil Center director working to develop area's competency in innovation

    Pfeil Center director working to develop area's competency in innovation
    Matt Krathwohl, who grew up in South Bend and graduated from Riley High School in 1984, remembered a vibrant home community as he graduated from Purdue University and pursued a career in Indianapolis and Chicago. His father and grandfather had worked...