Get the latest news and trends on Long Island companies and the people behind them.
New state program seeks jobs for former inmates
Employers who hire former prison inmates, through a new program, are eligible for up to $2,400 in state tax credits per worker, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced this week.
The Work for Success program, unveiled a year ago, partners with not-for-profit groups to provide job training for people recently released from prison. The workers are then sent to prospective employers for interviews...