Inside Long Island Business
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Long Island’s private sector looked pretty strong in October. The sector posted the second-strongest job growth in the state last month, outpaced only by New York City, Labor Department data released Thursday show. And October marked the 41st-consecutive month of year-over-year employment gains in the sector.
The Island’s 2.4 percent job growth last month, nearly matched the City’s 2.5...Read more »
The Salvation Army hopes to beef up the ranks of one of the most telltale symbols of the approaching holiday season: its bell ringers.
The charity will recruit for its Christmas program at the Suffolk County One-Stop Employment Center in Riverhead on Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The group wants to staff eastern Long Island locations.
The job pays $7.50 an hour. Bell ringers...Read more »