Scranton Local Business
Local business in Scranton, PA
Sunday Jun 28 | via The Times-Tribune
Job-seekers generally don't know what jobs are available in Northeast Pennsylvania, or fail to recognize they may qualify for jobs other than the one they want. That's been the experience of Christie DiPietro, Workforce Investment Act case manager supervisor at CareerLink in Scranton, which tries to bridge that awareness gap by hosting sector-specific job fairs that include keynote speakers and panel discussions. Comment?
Sunday Jun 21 | via The Times-Tribune
A spokesman for the Marcellus Shale Coalition fracked the historical record last week when he complained that the Wolf administration was playing politics with jobs data. The administration verified that the oil and gas industry has indeed become an economic colossus in Pennsylvania, reporting that it is directly and indirectly responsible for more than 89,000 jobs in and around the Marcellus Shale gas field. Comment?
Saturday Jun 20 | via The Times-Tribune
When his first son, Nicholas Joseph, was born in March, Duryea resident Joe Riviello decided to take advantage of a benefit that Geisinger Health System and many employers offer: 12 weeks of paternity leave. "I utilized it for every minute that I possibly could," said Mr. Riviello, 45, who works as a perfusionist operating a heart-lung machine during cardiac surgeries at Geisinger Community Medical Center in Scranton. Comment?
Friday Jun 19 | via The Times-Tribune
One of the most heavily trafficked and visible corners in Northeast Pennsylvania will likely transform as six parcels hit the market on Main Street in Dickson City. All but two properties between Johnson Street and Viewmont Drive are for sale. Comment?
Thursday Jun 18 | via PR Log
In addition to the Skyliners Drum Corps unveiling their 2015 competitive production, "Whatever Lola Wants", they are proud to announce that the New York Skyliners Alumni Drum and Bugle Corps will be performing their 2015 show. Doors open at Noon. Comment?
Thursday Jun 18 | via Business Journal
The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of American City Business Journals. Morning Roundup: Why Safelite is adding hundreds of technicians, new Bibibop opens, Drinkos launches today, D'Angelo Russell's draft status Safelite AutoGlass is hiring about 235 new technicians this summer. Comment?
Wednesday Jun 17 | via The Times-Tribune
Scranton native John McGuire, D.M.D., of Jefferson Twp., will compete on the 17th edition of the CBS reality competition series "Big Brother," which premieres Wednesday, June 24. The 27-year-old has worked for Keystone Dental Center for about a year, said manager Maria Domal, adding the office was under the impression Dr. McGuire was on vacation until they learned of his reality TV gig. Dr. McGuire's mischievousness may come in handy on the show. Comment?
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