Labor secretary meets with companies to bolster job quality as a record number of Americans quit

Labor secretary meets with companies to bolster job quality as a record number of Americans quit

Walsh met with a handful of companies across different industries to highlight how they are creating jobs and sustaining their workforce through investment in training, higher wages, benefits and flexibility, according to the Department of Labor. Friday’s panel included representatives from the American Sustainable Business Network, global shipping company UPS and retailer Eileen Fisher, as … Read more

Towering figure in educational leadership leaves lasting legacy | Breaking

Towering figure in educational leadership leaves lasting legacy |  Breaking

Louis Wildman had a ritual of clipping out newspaper articles every time one of his former students took on a leadership role as vice principal, principal – even superintendent. Over his 30 years as a standout professor at CSUB, he learned to keep the scissors handy. “He would put the newspaper article on his door … Read more

Lumber Heritage Region announces 2022 mini-grant program | Lifestyle

Lumber Heritage Region announces 2022 mini-grant program |  Lifestyle

The Lumber Heritage Region of Pennsylvania Inc. (LHR) is pleased to announce the region’s 2022 Mini-Grant Program. Funding for the Lumber Heritage Region 2022 Mini-Grant Program is provided through the PA Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) Bureau of Recreation and Conservation (BRC) and therefore must adhere to all statewide rules and regulations. Eligible … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Wednesday, May 11

5 things to know before the stock market opens Wednesday, May 11

Here are the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Futures turn lower after consumer prices remain at four decade highs Traders on the floor of the NYSE, May 10, 2022. Source: NYSE US stock futures turned lower Wednesday after the first of two key April inflation … Read more

The WEF conspiracy theory is in the Conservative leadership race, and Canada’s main streets

The WEF conspiracy theory is in the Conservative leadership race, and Canada’s main streets

Klaus Schwab, founder and executive chairman of the World Economic Forum, sits on a panel during the 2019 WEF at the King Hussein Convention Center at the Dead Sea, Jordan, on April 6, 2019.KHALIL MAZRAAWI / AFP / Getty Images After a lunchtime Pierre Poilievre rally in Fergus, Ont., A woman named Ava had a … Read more

Campaign finance complaint filed in Rome state House race |

Campaign finance complaint filed in Rome state House race |

Another local candidate running for a Georgia General Assembly seat is facing a complaint connected with campaign finances. The state ethics commission was already looking into a complaint against state Senate District 52 candidate Jeff Lewis. It contends he has failed since 2012 to file required reports for his state House committee, which still has … Read more