Wolf To Sign Bill For Temporary Unemployment Claim Processing FixA spokesman says Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf will sign a bill headed for his desk intended to be a short term fix for problems with the state’s unemployment compensation processing system.
State Jobless Center Workers Being Laid Off In Funding FightHundreds of state employees caught in an unemployment compensation program funding dispute between Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf's administration and Senate Republicans spent their last day on the job Monday before they qualify for jobless benefits themselves.
Program Aimed To Help Long-termed Unemployed Returns To Chester County A pilot program aimed at getting long-term unemployed back to work was so successful, officials in Chester County are bringing it back for another round.
Pilot Program Aiming To Get Long-Term Unemployed Back To Work Launches In Chester CountyA unique pilot program in Chester county that’s aimed at getting long-term unemployed workers lined up with potential employers kicked off on Tuesday.
New Jersey Unemployment Rate Drops To Under 6 PercentNew Bureau of Labor Statistics figures released Thursday show the state's the rate has fallen 0.2 percentage points compared with last month.
Pilot Program In Chester County Aims To Get Long-Term Unemployed Back To WorkChester County becomes the 14th community, nationwide to run Platform to Employment.
With The Start Of Summer, Unemployment Help Starting To Take Shape In ACAs the Jersey shore prepares for another summer season, Atlantic City and South Jersey continues to wrestle with massive unemployment in the wake of last year's closure of four casinos.
Atlantic City Mayor Hopes New Federal Program Will Brighten Prospects for UnemployedA number of job training programs are now in place, but they only go so far, according to Atlantic City mayor Don Guardian.
New Study Shows Unemployment For Philadelphia Teens Is Third Highest In NationA new study shows the job market for high school students is sharply dropping, especially for teenagers in Philadelphia.
KYW Flashback: The Unemployment Woes Of 40 Years Ago Cycle Back Through PhiladelphiaIt was 40 years ago this week that we reported the stunning news that Philadelphia unemployment had grown to a staggering 10%.
Report: College Is Worth It, But How Worth It Depends On Your MajorThat’s the takeaway from a new report from Georgetown University’s Center on Education and the Workforce.
Hundreds Of Laid-off Casino Workers Attend Job Fair In Atlantic CityWith the closure of possibly five casinos this year, more than 10,000 workers will or have faced layoffs.
As Atlantic City Grapples With Its Gaming Issues, The Miss America Pageant Comes To TownTourism officials in Atlantic City are hoping for some positive attention and energy as Miss America contestants arrive on the same day the Revel Casino closed.
Mood Is Somber In Atlantic City Going Into Labor Day WeekendThe Showboat will close Sunday followed by the Revel on Monday with the Trump Plaza slated to close in mid-September affecting nearly 6,000 workers.
Pa. Labor Force Experiences 2nd Largest Decline On RecordThe state Department of Labor and Industry reported Friday that June's labor force dropped by 28,000 to 6.4 million.