While many are still out of employment, some industries are scrambling to find employees to meet the labor demand.
Some Long Islanders had no choice but to spend Labor Day at work. Labor Day, which falls on the first Monday in September, is dedicated to the social and economic achievements of American workers.
The number of Americans seeking unemployment aid fell last week to 498,000, the lowest point since the viral pandemic struck 14 months ago and a sign of the job market's growing strength as businesses reopen and consumers step up spending.
<p>The U.S. Department of Labor says that a McDonald’s franchise owner had to pay nearly $9,000 in fines after child labor violations were found at 11 northern New Jersey locations.</p>
For many, Labor Day means barbecuing and enjoying the end of summer. Bronx resident Amanda Corbette is honoring the birthday of her brother who died several years ago. Other residents say Labor
The Department of Labor is cracking down on Brooklyn poultry markets it says maintain illegal labor practices. According to labor officials, Al-Noor Poultry Market owes its employees $134,696. The market's
<p>The next generation of skilled laborers graduated from vocational programs Monday in Melville.</p>
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