Trib Total Media Cuts 153 Jobs, Merging Metro PapersTrib Total Media will lay off more than 150 employees at year's end and consolidate its three main daily newspapers in the Pittsburgh metro area as part of an ongoing reorganization intended to bolster its digital delivery of news, the company announced Tuesday.
U.S. Steel Lays Off 165 In Mon ValleyU.S. Steel employs nearly four-thousand workers in the Mon Valley.
Cal U's $850K Renovation On President's Residence Draws CriticismThousands of dollars for a tub, tens of thousands for draperies and a few thousand more for Italian marble tile.
Slowdown In Natural Gas Production Bringing About Significant LayoffsFalling natural gas prices have been a boon to consumers, especially here in western Pennsylvania where Marcellus natural gas is plentiful and cheap.
Post-Gazette To Lay Off 136 EmployeesThe Pittsburgh Post-Gazette is reportedly laying off 136 employees according to the Pittsburgh Business Times.
US Steel To Layoff Some Pittsburgh EmployeesU.S. Steel Corp. is laying off an undisclosed number of Pittsburgh employees to cut costs.
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.
J.C. Penney To Cut 2,000 Jobs, Close Washington County Store, 32 OthersDepartment-store operator J.C. Penney says it will cut 2,000 jobs and close 33 stores as it tries to turn around results.
Lady Luck Casino Laying Off 15% Of EmployeesPennsylvania'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.
Clarion Faculty Cutbacks May Signal More ElsewhereClarion University will lay off 40 employees campus-wide, including 22 faculty members, about ten percent of its educators.
Education Advocates Protest Funding Cuts In HarrisburgHundreds of teachers and public school supporters rallied in Harrisburg Tuesday afternoon hoping to stall school closings and layoffs this fall.
Plum School Board Votes To Move Ahead With Proposed Budget CutsThe 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.