Market Basket Workers Can Seek Unemployment BenefitsMarket Basket workers whose hours have been cut to zero can seek unemployment benefits.
Wife Pleads Guilty To Collecting $58K In Unemployment For Jailed HusbandA Somerville woman has pleaded guilty to charges that she collected more than $58,000 in unemployment benefits on her husband’s behalf while he was behind bars.
Mass.-Based Jobs For The Future Gets $4.9M Federal Grant Boston-based Jobs for the Future is the only national program to win a grant from the Youth Career Connect funds.
Report: Mass. Gained 55,000 Jobs In '13, But Jobless Rate RoseMassachusetts gained more than 55,000 jobs in 2013, the largest calendar year increase since 2000, state officials reported Thursday.
Mass. Added 9,000 Jobs In SeptemberThe Massachusetts unemployment rate stood at 7.2 percent in October, up slightly from the previous month, while the state added more than 9,000 jobs, according to the state Office of Labor and Workforce Development.
Advice For Parents Of College Grads With No JobAbout six months have passed since the college commencement season, and many of those new graduates still don’t have good jobs.
Behind The Mic With Joe Mathieu: Unemployment Numbers Real or Not?WBZ NewsRadio 1030's Joe Mathieu says the unemployment rate doen't tell the whole story.
Massachusetts Jobless Rate Drops Slightly To 6.4 PercentThe unemployment rate in Massachusetts dropped to 6.4 percent in March even as the state lost 5,500 jobs during the month.
45,000 Mass Residents About To Lose Portion Of Unemployment BenefitsThe cuts will hit about 45,000 Massachusetts residents who currently receive the benefits.
Opinion: Jobless Numbers And The Newest Right Wing Conspiracy TheoryThere is a new breed of truthers on the right. Joining the paranoid ranks of the advocates of a government role in 9-11 and the birthers fascination with President Obama's birth certificate are conservatives that believe the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) is making up jobs numbers to benefit President Obama.
Mass. Unemployment Rate Ticks Up In October For 4th Straight MonthThe state says the jobless rate is now at 6.6%, still much lower than the national rate of 7.9%.
Mass. Unemployment Rises In October Despite Added JobsThe Massachusetts unemployment rate ticked up to 6.6 percent in October even as the state's economy added nearly 8,000 jobs.
Job Fair For The Visually Impaired Held In BostonAs unemployment hovers around eight percent for the general population, among the visually impaired it is more like 70 percent.
Opinion: Ten Reasons Mitt Romney Lost The ElectionToday, Republicans feel a combination of confusion, disbelief, and anger as to how a slim majority of Americans can possibly want four more years of the Obama administration in the White House. To many, it seems inconceivable that people want to take a chance on more of the same.
Opinion: Obama’s Biggest Failure Has Been On Race RelationsUnfortunately, political poll after political poll reveals that the presidential election of 2012 has much to do – in fact, more to do – with the race of the presidential candidate than most anything else.