Local business aims at helping seniors help their peers | News

GRANGER – A business has opened in Granger with the goal of helping seniors locally. Terry Cuzzocrea, co-owner of Seniors Helping Seniors Northern Indiana, said the idea began developing about a year and a half ago, after his father passed away. He and his wife, co-owner Becky Cuzzocrea, would travel every other weekend to Columbus, … Read more

Banks job fair features 2,300 jobs | Heraldrepublican

FORT WAYNE – US Rep. Jim Banks, R-3rd., In conjunction with Purdue University Fort Wayne and WorkOne Northeast, will host a job fair from noon to 3 pm Wednesday in the university’s Walb Student Union International Ballroom. “I’m looking forward to partnering with WorkOne Northeast and Purdue Fort Wayne for my sixth consecutive northeast Indiana … Read more

Community celebrates three decades of life-saving leadership | Local News Stories

At 5 years old, David Cosgrave scrawled “I want to be a firefighter when I grow up” in crayon for his kindergarten teacher. His five-year-old proclamation became a prophecy. During his senior year at Carlmont High School, Cosgrave would leave school at noon each day to train with firefighters at the San Mateo County firefighting … Read more

Retirements transform state finance agencies | Govt-and-politics

A wave of retirements is rearranging Virginia’s public finance agencies, taking decades of institutional knowledge from one of the most stable, least conspicuous operating arms of state government. Last week, Treasurer Manju Ganeriwala retired after more than 13 years in the job under five governors – overseeing investment of public funds and managing debt – … Read more

Hess Industries: Faith, family and innovation keeps the company moving forward | Business News

MANSFIELD – What started as an idea in Mark Hess’ garage in 1999 has turned into a company that leads the pack in In-Die Clinching. It’s a process only five companies across the world handle at an expertise level. As the only US who completes the process, Hess Industries has shown the endless potential for … Read more

Hess Industries: Faith, family and innovation keeps the company moving forward | Business News

MANSFIELD – What started as an idea in Mark Hess’ garage in 1999 has turned into a company that leads the pack in In-Die Clinching. It’s a process only five companies across the world handle at an expertise level. As the only US who completes the process, Hess Industries has shown the endless potential for … Read more

Watch now: Folks turn out for Saturday job fair, loyalty cards at soon-to-open Bristol casino | Education

BRISTOL, Va. -On one end of the almost open temporary Bristol Casino, would-be employees lined up for a job fair on Saturday. Elsewhere on the casino property future customers lined up for free loyalty cards, free food truck fare and a free bag of swag. As the countdown moves toward the July 8 launch of … Read more

UNI’s John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center supports innovators, startups | Businessmonthly

FOR BUSINESS MONTHLY The University of Northern Iowa John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center (JPEC) offers support to Iowa’s entrepreneurs amid a changing workforce With changing workforce trends across the state, Iowa’s entrepreneurs work in more diverse spaces than ever before. The newly-reorganized University of Northern Iowa John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center (UNI JPEC) has extended its services … Read more

Children learn the science behind sound | Lifestyle & Youth

Children gathered in the Gering Public Library on Thursday, June 16, to learn all about the power of sound waves. The library’s summer reading program hosted representatives Nicole Havlik and Journey Noyes from the Edgerton Explorit Center in Aurora. Around 20 children and their parents or guardians attended the event. “Sometimes we think science has … Read more

New hires at The Water Institute, Breazeale, Sachse & Wilson | Business

Baton Rouge Jessica Renee Henkel has joined The Water Institute as deputy director to the chief scientist. Henkel was science adviser and coordinator for the Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council (RESTORE Council), Her work included developing guidance on how RESTORE funded activities should be monitored, the design and development of databases to support the council … Read more