Dallas Regional Chamber Commends Supreme Court Decision Protecting LGBTQ WorkersThe court's 6-3 ruling extends the scope of Title VII of the Civil Rights Act.
Fort Worth ISD Employees Will Continue To Be Paid Through The End Of MayAs most Fort Worth Independent School District employees continue working from home during the COVID-19 crisis, administrators announced they will continue to be paid -- at least until the end of the month.
Emmitt Smith Joins Forces With The Dallas Chamber To Help North Texas Workers Find JobsThe Dallas Regional Chamber has started a new initiative to connect workers displaced by the COVID-19 crisis to thousands of available jobs and they've brought on former Dallas Cowboy Emmitt Smith to help.
A Lucky Few Will Receive Extra $600 In Unemployment Benefits Starting As Early As Next WeekSome jobless Americans will start seeing heftier unemployment checks as soon as this week, but it all depends on where you live.
Unemployment Benefits Expanded: Who’s Now Eligible And How To ApplyIn the past 18 days, a record half a million Texans have filed for unemployment.
JCPenney Furloughs Most Workers, Extends Store Closures Due To CoronavirusThe coronavirus crisis continues to impact the economy, with retailer JCPenney announcing Tuesday it will extend the temporary closure of its stores and temporarily furlough the majority of its hourly associates.
New Initiative Employs Temp Workers While Providing Relief To Organizations Affected By COVID-19By next week, Get Shift Done will have paid out more than $400,000 to workers, while providing much-needed relief to organizations that have lost staff and volunteers due to stay home orders.
New Non-Profit Working To Feed ​Furloughed, Unemployed Hospitality WorkersFurlough Kitchen is operating out of Vestals Catering to cook free meals for anyone ​in the hospitality industry out of work.
Dallas To Begin Enforcing Paid Sick Leave OrdinanceThe Dallas City Council adopted the paid sick leave ordinance on April 24, 2019, and it went into effect on August 1, 2019.
Go Kart Racing Fans Left In The Dust, SpeedZone Dallas Closes PermanentlyIt's the end of an era for go-kart racing, miniature golf and arcade loving fans of SpeedZone in Dallas.
Census Bureau Looking To Hire Tens Of Thousands In North TexasStaffers say they're looking to hire workers from every community because they will be most effective in their own communities.