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Unemployment and Layoffs

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  • Schools bank on federal boost

    WEST BURBANK — Federal aid to states is expected to provide Burbank Unified with about $2 million, which officials said could offset employee furlough days or ease the deficit. Burbank Unified officials said it was too soon to know whether...
  • Sickening display of benefits for the rich

    I am sure that I have this straight — the Republicans in Congress held the extension of unemployment benefits hostage until President Obama agreed to a two-year extension of the infamous deficit blossoming Bush tax cuts. In other words, in order...
  • Jobless rates rise slightly in Burbank, Glendale

    Unemployment rates in Glendale and Burbank edged up last month with construction and specialty trade contractors reporting the most cutbacks across Los Angeles County, according to the latest labor report. The jobless rates in Glendale and Burbank...
  • LCF's unemployment rate dips slightly

    The jobless rate in La Cañada Flintridge edged down 0.1% to 3.2% in August, according to the latest labor report issued Sept. 19 by the California Employment Development Department. In the neighboring La Crescenta-Montrose area, the jobless rate was...
  • Jobless rates decline slightly in Glendale, Burbank

    Unemployment rates in Glendale and Burbank dipped slightly last month with education and health services adding the most jobs across Los Angeles County, according to the latest labor report. The jobless rate in Glendale declined by 0.2%, to 7.4%, while...
  • Unemployment rates rise slightly in Burbank, Glendale

    Unemployment rates in Burbank and Glendale ticked up last month with educational and health services reporting the largest cutbacks across Los Angeles County, according to the latest labor report. The jobless rates increased by 0.2% in both cities,...
  • Jobless rates rise in Burbank and Glendale

    Jobless rates rise in Burbank and Glendale
    Unemployment rates in Burbank and Glendale rose last month with local government educational services jobs across Los Angeles County taking the biggest hit because of school summer break, according to the latest labor report. The jobless rate in...
  • Top Glendale employers downsized since 2006

    Top Glendale employers downsized since 2006
    While several of Glendale's top employers have downsized since 2006, at least one — Glendale Adventist Medical Center — has added employees. Since 2006, the hospital has jumped its employee base, including full-time and hourly workers, by...
  • Unemployment rates dip in local communities

    Unemployment rates in Burbank and Glendale saw a slight decline last month with professional and business services as well as administrative and support services adding the most jobs – 15,100 and 10,700 positions, respectively, across Los Angeles...
  • Unemployment rates decline slightly in Glendale, Burbank area

    Unemployment rates dipped in Burbank and Glendale last month with educational and health services as well as professional and business services adding  the most jobs – 10,300 and 7,500, respectively, throughout Los Angeles County, according to the...
  • Unemployment numbers rise in Glendale, Burbank area

    January was a month of ups and downs for local unemployment rates as Glendale's figures saw an uptick of nearly a percentage point from the previous month, while Burbank experienced a decrease, according to a new labor report. The jobless rate in...
  • Unemployment rates drop in Burbank, Glendale

    The unemployment rates in Burbank and Glendale declined in December, driven by strong hiring in the retail sector as well as the government and professional/business services, according to the latest report from the state. The jobless rates in Burbank...