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Workforce Center workshop schedule

Joliet - The Workforce Center of Will County April schedule. Career Cafe will meet at 9:30 a.m. Tuesdays, April 2 and 16. Career Cafe is a networking event designed to connect people looking for work. In addition to sharing tips ...

The financial storm on the horizon

The Times Weekly - thetimesweekly.com Americans are becoming more pessimistic about what the coming year could hold for them financially, with a Gallup poll reporting that 48 percent say the economy is worsening, up from 45 percent in December and ...

Mobile Workforce Center schedule

Will County - The April schedule for the Mobile Workforce Center of Will County. The mobile unit travels throughout Will County to help residents with resume development, cover letters and job applications. The workforce center contains 11 computer stations, internet ...

Walmart Associates earn more than $7 Million in cash bonuses

thetimesweekly.com More than 912,000 Walmart U.S. associates will receive a share of nearly $207 million in cash bonuses, as the company experienced a strong 4.2 percent fourth quarter comp sales growth. Associates are receiving their bonuses in paychecks received March ...

CUB free guide for lower data cost to consumers

As part of a yearlong 35th anniversary celebration, the Citizens Utility Board (CUB) has released a free guide to help consumers cut down on data costs on their smartphones. Visit CitizensUtilityBoard.org to order a free copy of the six-page publication, ...

Workforce Center, Village, Romeoville to host job fair

The Workforce Center of Will County, Village of Romeoville and the Romeoville Area Chamber of Commerce will host a job fair at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 6. The two-hour job fair will be held at the Edward Hospital Athletic and ...

Romeoville Job Fair and Workshops

The Village of Romeoville, in partnership with the Workforce Center of Will County and the Romeoville Area Chamber of Commerce, will be holding a job fair on Wednesday, March 6 from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Edward Hospital ...

Park Dist. president elected trustee of Assoc. for Parks

Mary Kay Ludemann, President of the Plainfield Park District, was recently elected to the Illinois Association of Park Districts' (IAPD) Board of Trustees.

Auto loan delinquencies climbed to $9 billion in 2018

In recent months, many economists and lawmakers have frequently touted how the nation's economy is performing really well. Often citing historically low unemployment rates, I've always felt that such pronouncements failed to consider the untold millions of Americans who are ...

Should you borrow from your 401(k Pros and Cons

It’s nice to have a 401(k), but how helpful or damaging is it to dip into your retirement savings to cover an unexpected expense, to pay down a deluge of debt, or to make a major purchase? Some people borrow ...

Workforce to host weekly job fair

Area job seekers are invited to attend a weekly job fair from 9 to 11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 14, at the Workforce Center of Will County. Among the positions available are flex officers, security officers, direct support professional, customer service ...

Myths that rob millions of financial success

Thetimesweekly.com When it comes to achieving personal success or accumulating wealth in America, there is no one "set-in-stone" path. But the most accepted formula still seems to be: make excellent grades, earn a college degree, and climb the corporate ladder ...

“AARP Income Tax Prep for Seniors” program

The White Oak Library District, Lockport Branch Library, 121 E. 8th Street, Lockport, IL 60441, is once again serving as an AARP Income Tax Preparation site for seniors and/or low-income citizens. This tax preparation service is available at our Lockport ...

Ways your retirement plan can survive a volatile market

A volatile stock market is raising the anxiety level of some investors – especially those nearing retirement. In the wake of last year’s closing tumble – the S&P 500 lost 6.2 percent in 2018, its worst showing since the 2008 ...

Midland States Bank expands Community Development Team

Midland States Bank announced the addition of Cornell D. Lurry, Sr. as the Regional Community Development Relationship Manager (RCDRM) for the Northeastern Illinois Region. In this new role, Lurry will assist in the development and execution of Midland’s Community Development ...

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