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Unemployment and Layoffs

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  • Time to work ahead

    It appears that 67 Burbank Unified teachers will be spared from layoffs after the district and the teachers union agreed to a schedule of unpaid work furlough days. The union membership still must ratify the plan, but the tentative pact looks promising....
  • 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...
  • 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,...
  • Unemployment rates drop in Glendale, Burbank

    Unemployment rates in Burbank and Glendale dropped 1% last month with leisure and hospitality as well as trade, transportation and utilities adding the most jobs – 5,500 and 2,400, respectively - across Los Angeles County, according to the latest...
  • 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...
  • Local, state jobless rates basically hold steady

    Unemployment figures for October were basically unchanged at the local and state levels, according to the latest report. The jobless rate in Burbank remained at 7.6%, while it edged up 0.1% in Glendale to 8.2%, according to statistics released Friday by...
  • For second consecutive month, local jobless rates hold steady

    For the second  month in a row, local unemployment figures were unchanged in October, according to the latest state report. The jobless rates in Burbank and Glendale remained at 7.6% and 8.2%, respectively, according to statistics released Friday by the...
  • 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 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...
  • Jobless rate falls in Burbank, Glendale

    Jobless rate falls in Burbank, Glendale
    Jobless rates in Burbank and Glendale didn’t follow the statewide trend last month, falling despite an overall increase in the unemployment rate in California, according to figures released Friday. The unemployment rate in Glendale fell to 8.9%...