By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Ten years ago, Cameo Faust, a single mother of seven, was working at an Atlanta-area McDonald’s, struggling to make ends meet and highly motivated to make a better life for herself and her family. Now, she’s the general manager, who is responsible for the operation of the restaurant […]
By Jeanie Summerville What’s up, babies? It pleases me to bring to you this week’s spotlight because when I was invited to attend their second chances art gallery showcase at Artlink, I was intrigued and wanted to know more about the beauty that Blue Jacket is bringing. That beauty not only is apparent in the […]
Andre Marshall Demonstrates Success in Transitioning from Prison By James Wright Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from the Afro American Newspaper Provided to NNPA member newspapers courtesy of Trice Edney News Wire (TriceEdneyWire.com)—One of the best employees of a luxurious District hotel recently finished serving over two decades in federal prison and is […]
FORT WAYNE—Northeast Indiana Works and WorkOne Northeast is scheduled to host a Veterans 1st Hiring Event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., May 8 at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum. Military veterans and their spouses will have a chance to discuss job opportunities with as many as 75 regional employers. Two dozen professionals from […]
The economic hole in which we found ourselves a few years ago took a long time to dig. Is it any wonder that it is taking a while to climb out? US economy adds 192,000 jobs in March The US added 192,000 new jobs in March, in line with economists’ expectations, and the unemployment rate […]
FORT WAYNE—Last week, a group of area business, spiritual and public sector leaders announced a new initiative aimed at helping at-risk male adults secure and maintain long-term employment.