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Post-Gazette To Lay Off 136 Employees

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette is reportedly laying off 136 employees according to the Pittsburgh Business Times.

06/03/2014

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US Steel To Layoff Some Pittsburgh Employees

U.S. Steel Corp. is laying off an undisclosed number of Pittsburgh employees to cut costs.

05/03/2014

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With J.C. Penney Layoffs, What Is The Future Of Department Stores?

With the closing of an under-performing J.C. Penney store in Washington PA, it’s easy to question the future of big box department stores.

01/16/2014

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J.C. Penney To Cut 2,000 Jobs, Close Washington County Store, 32 Others

Department-store operator J.C. Penney says it will cut 2,000 jobs and close 33 stores as it tries to turn around results.

01/15/2014

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Lady Luck Casino Laying Off 15% Of Employees

Pennsylvania’s newest casino is laying off 15 percent of its 450 employees, citing “slower than expected” business since the resort casino opened two months ago.

09/10/2013

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Clarion Faculty Cutbacks May Signal More Elsewhere

Clarion University will lay off 40 employees campus-wide, including 22 faculty members, about ten percent of its educators.

08/16/2013

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Education Advocates Protest Funding Cuts In Harrisburg

Hundreds of teachers and public school supporters rallied in Harrisburg Tuesday afternoon hoping to stall school closings and layoffs this fall.

06/25/2013

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Plum School Board Votes To Move Ahead With Proposed Budget Cuts

The Plum School District is facing the same problem other districts are currently dealing with. To balance the budget, the district is laying off employees and cutting back on classes.

05/23/2013

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Jeannette Hopes To Save Money With Rolling Layoffs

The police force now has two less officers per day.

03/11/2013

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Layoffs Likely Unavoidable For Cash Strapped Jeannette

Jeannette City leaders say layoffs will likely be unavoidable as the city struggles to fix its financial problems.

02/18/2013

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Parents Pack School Board Meeting Over Faculty Cuts

More than 100 people packed a school board meeting Monday night, pleading with members to reconsider controversial staff cuts.

01/21/2013

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Pittsburgh Public Schools Board Furloughs 180 Teachers

The Pittsburgh Public Schools Board voted to furlough 280 employees. Officials say 180 of them are teachers. The furloughs were decided based on seniority and certification.

07/25/2012

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Provisional Layoff Notices Go Out In Pittsburgh School District

Retirements, resignations and buyouts made for a shorter furlough list, but what was announced today could still end up being the largest number of teacher layoffs in the history of the Pittsburgh Public Schools District.

05/31/2012

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Proposed Port Authority Cuts Prompt Protest

Protestors took to the streets of Pittsburgh today to speak out against the Port Authority of Allegheny County’s proposed service cuts and layoffs.

01/27/2012

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Layoffs Looming For Pennsylvania State Police?

Budget issues could prompt hundreds of layoffs at the Pennsylvania State Police.

12/12/2011

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