-7.1 C
Elmira
Saturday, February 22, 2020

Tag:Jobs

Summer jobs, and what they pay, aren’t created equal

The summer job season on the horizon, boys and girls alike will be searching for employment. Unlike each other, however, will be what they...

The summer employment hunt starts now

The weather hasn’t been overly wintry, but it’s certainly not putting many of us in mind of summer. If you’re an employer planning on...

Conestoga Meat Packers to expand again with help of $5.3 million from the province

Conestoga Meat Packers expects to add 170 new jobs at its Breslau plant thanks in part to $5.3 million from the province. Kitchener Centre MPP...

Elmira egg processor cleared for expansion

An Elmira egg processor got the green light this week for expansion plans that will add another 25 jobs to the operation. Woolwich council’s approval...

Job market showing better signs for young workers

Heading into the prime job-seeking time for young workers, there are some signs of improvement in the Canadian employment market. Statistics Canada’s Labour Force Survey...

Provincial money supports growth at Breslau pork producer

Conestoga Meat Packers to add 100 jobs, boost capacity with assistance of $1.5-million from Southwestern Ontario Development Fund Almost exactly 12 years after local pork...
122
Newspaper Awards

SOCIAL MEDIA

JUST POSTED

U.S. edges out Canada in national para hockey battle

In the natural on-ice rivalry between Canada and the U.S., the American para hockey team has had the...

Federal funding to boost dementia research in Waterloo Region

An aging population and growing number of dementia cases have health researchers working on numerous fronts, from medical...

Judgment day for seven local maple syrup operators

And the winner is ... well, that’s still a secret. The winning entrant vying...

The finance industry always extracts its ounce of flesh

More than half of Canadians won’t be contributing to an RRSP this year, apparently immune to the exhortations...

The View From Here: February 20, 2020

The sap may not be running, but there's plenty of syrup on hand in these parts...