A New York City Councilman said he expects the Council to override Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s veto of a bill that would have prevented employers from shunning out-of-work job-seekers.
If you are unemployed and need an outfit cleaned for a job interview, Alan Greenberg will do so free of charge at any of his five dry cleaning establishments in Bergen County.
This is the largest number of city workers to be laid off at one time since Mayor Bloomberg took office.
Hundreds of job seekers stood in a line that stretched down the block for a minority career fair that’s also been downsized.
Nassau County is hoping a series of job fairs will help some of Long Island’s unemployed get back into the workforce.
Those in the Garden State seeking jobless benefits for the first time will be eligible for up to 26 weeks of aid instead of 99 weeks.