Last month's weak gain came after employers had added a blockbuster 311,000 jobs in January, the most in nearly a year. Over the past three months, job growth has averaged a solid 186,000, enough to lower the unemployment rate over time.
City leaders are asking residents to "walk the plank " this Saturday. The community walk and ride tour is to encourage residents and business owners who live along Plank Road to tell officials what the future should look for the road.
As Walmart moves to phase out its familiar blue-vested “greeters” at some 1,000 stores nationwide, disabled workers who fill many of those jobs say they’re being ill-treated by a chain that styles itself as community-minded and inclusive.