De Blasio: Layoffs At Long Island College Hospital Have Been PostponedNew York City Public Advocate and Democratic mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio announced Monday that layoffs of 500 will be postponed at the struggling Long Island College Hospital
Federal Court Rules Against Rowland Administration LayoffsA federal appeals court says former Gov. John Rowland's administration violated state employees' constitutional rights when it laid off 2,800 workers based on their union membership in 2003.
Report: Newark Public Schools Lay Off Over 100 EmployeesMore than 100 employees have been laid off in the Newark Public School system, according to a published report.
Estee Lauder To Shut Down Oakland, N.J. Plant, Lay Off WorkersThe fragrance company, which has been in Oakland since the 1970s, will lay off 85 employees and will offer 31 other workers a transfer to plants on Long Island or in Pennsylvania, according to information the company sent to the New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development.
Star-Ledger Axing 34 Employees In First Major LayoffNew Jersey's largest newspaper has announced it is laying off 34 employees, the first large-scale layoffs in the paper's history.
Report: New York Times Offers Buyouts In Newsroom; Layoffs Could FollowThe New York Times has offered buyout packages to 30 newsroom staffers, and a report Monday said layoffs could follow.
Fact Check Friday: Fox, The President, And Lockheed LayoffsFox News Channel has reported that, "Lockheed-Martin saying that they will not issue layoff warnings before the November election."
Suffolk County Layoffs Hit Department Of Health Especially Hard With the county drowning in red ink and shouldering a projected deficit of more than $500 million, 315 jobs will be axed. The hardest hit agency is the health department, where 123 positions are being cut.
Suffolk County Approves Reduced Layoff ListOriginally the plan called for 464 layoffs but County Executive Steve Bellone had revised the list to reduce the number of those being let go while reaping the same savings.
Suffolk County Exec Revises Layoff List; As Many As 700 Employees Could Be Let GoSuffolk County executive Steve Bellone is revising his layoff list, and a good chunk of cops are grabbing early retirement in financially strapped Suffolk County.
Report: Nassau County To Lay Off 300 Civil Service Employees TodayIt's all part of an effort to close a $310 million budget gap.