From Business Today:
The Summer Jobs Express program is offering $21 million in subsidized wages to help businesses hire young people for the summer. Businesses who hire underprivileged youth ages 14 to 21 for at least five weeks from June 13 through Sept. 30 are eligible. Interested employers should call 1-877-226-5724. Job seekers should contact a One Stop Career Center. The program is funded by the U.S. Deparment of Labor and the state Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance.
AT&T's $39 billion purchase of T-Mobile USA and being able to stretch out over the expanded wireless spectrum would provide customers with better, faster broadband service, AT&T executives say. Critics say a merger would be a recipe for higher prices, stifled competition and limited choice. They are asking federal regulators to stop the deal.
Rocco R. Termini purchased the former Hotel Lafayette Monday for $500,000 from New York City investor group Alphonse Hotel Corp. Termini has a $40 million redevelopment planned for the landmark building.
Who is getting hired, promoted and honored?