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Unemployment and Layoffs

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  • 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%...
  • Jobless rates increase in Burbank, Glendale

    Jobless rates in Burbank and Glendale didn’t follow the statewide trend downward last month, according to figures released Thursday. The unemployment rate in Glendale rose to 8.9% from 8% in May, and Burbank came in at 8%, up from 7.5%,...
  • Glendale teachers to avoid furlough days

    Glendale teachers will not face any furlough days during the current school year under a tentative agreement reached this week. The agreement, reached Aug. 22, between Glendale Unified officials and the Glendale Teachers Assn. leadership, must still...
  • Unemployment rates rise in Burbank, Glendale

    Jobless rates in Burbank and Glendale followed a statewide trend upward  last month, according to figures released Friday. The unemployment rate in Glendale rose to 9.4% from 8.9% in June, and Burbank came in at 8.8%, up from 8%, according to data...
  • Glendale Unified could rescind furlough days for current school year

    Glendale Unified announced Friday that there could be no furlough days taken by employees during the current school year after district officials came to a tentative agreement with the Glendale Teachers Assn. on Aug. 22. There were originally five...
  • Local unemployment rates hold steady despite progress statewide

    Jobless rates for the tri-city area largely held steady in May, despite a significant drop statewide, according to figures released Friday. The unemployment rates in Glendale, San Marino and South Pasadena each edged down 0.1%, coming in at 8%, 4.1%...
  • Glendale Memorial is second major local hospital to announce layoffs

    Glendale Memorial is second major local hospital to announce layoffs
    Glendale Memorial Hospital this week announced plans to undergo a round of staff reductions, roughly two months after the city’s other major hospital, Glendale Adventist Medical Center, laid off 21 workers in response to federal healthcare payment...
  • School districts balk at proposed county assessment for ground water run-off program

    School districts balk at proposed county assessment for ground water run-off program
    A Los Angeles County proposal to for the first time assess school districts alongside other property owners for an environmental clean up program has local education officials bristling. County public works officials in recent weeks have been pushing...
  • Glendale Unified awaits word on early retirement takers

    Glendale Unified awaits word on early retirement takers
    Glendale Unified administrators are awaiting word from 350 employees who qualify for early retirement as part of an effort to reduce the number of lay-offs next year, official said this week. The popularity of the early retirement program will be crucial...
  • Year in Review: John Drayman indicted, 'Knock-knock' burglaries, Kim Kardashian's mayoral ambitions and much more

    Year in Review: John Drayman indicted, 'Knock-knock' burglaries, Kim Kardashian's mayoral ambitions and much more
    Glendale got introduced to a whole a new meaning for "knock knock" in 2012, and became the focus of international media coverage after becoming the object of desire for two television stars — Kim Kardashian and a black bear with a taste for...
  • Unemployment rates fall across tri-city region

    Unemployment rates fall across tri-city region
    The unemployment rate for the greater Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena region dropped in November alongside the state figure, according to the data released Friday. The jobless rates for the three largest cities — Glendale, Pasadena and Burbank —...
  • Glendale Adventist lays off 21 workers

    Glendale Adventist lays off 21 workers
    Glendale Adventist Medical Center laid off 21 employees Thursday in response to federal healthcare payment reform and other industry shifts, hospital officials said. The cuts — which primarily affected non-clinical employees, including several...