by Paul Bass & Stephanie Addenbrooke | May 20, 2015 7:59 am | Comments (8)
A new team swept into power as Officer Craig Miller (pictured) trounced incumbent Louis Cavaliere Jr. 210 to 66 in an election for police union president.
by Markeshia Ricks | May 19, 2015 7:41 am | Comments (2)
Frontier Communications is looking for more employees like Maria Alcantara, who can converse in English and Spanish with customers.
by Alison Leigh Cowan | May 8, 2015 8:10 am | Comments (5)
As Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy talks up a “second chance society” for ex-cons, he could learn from a political nemesis about how to help former offenders land jobs by “banning the box.”
by Aliyya Swaby | May 5, 2015 5:08 pm | Comments (21)
Hundreds of Yale grad students and union members marched to the university provost’s office to deliver a 200-foot-long petition demanding the right to negotiate on mental health benefits, racial and gender equity and funding security.
by Markeshia Ricks | May 1, 2015 6:20 pm | Comments (5)
Hundreds of people gathered on the Green to reclaim May Day, the original Labor Day for workers, but also to join others fighting for justice on several fronts.
by David Sepulveda | May 1, 2015 4:05 pm | Comments (4)
State Street’s mobster-themed Goodfellas Restaurant was hit Friday with a federal lawsuit by five former employees who accused them of continued wage theft and harassment.
by Staff | Apr 30, 2015 8:38 am | Comments (3)
Citing fears for the future of medical-related jobs, Yale’s clerical and technical workers union voted to approve a 14-cent-an hour increase in dues.
by Markeshia Ricks | Apr 21, 2015 11:54 am | Comments (20)
The leaders of the Board of Alders Black and Hispanic Caucus called on the city’s employers to “open the pipeline” and hire local people.
by Aliyya Swaby | Apr 14, 2015 8:08 am | Comments (5)
With a few quick flourishes, Mayor Toni Harp signed off on a city resolution that urges the state to pass laws protecting its 40,000 domestic workers.
by Markeshia Ricks | Mar 10, 2015 8:28 am | Comments (22)
Latasha Ransome told a packed City Hall crowd that she has “lived in New Haven all my life. But I’ve never worked in New Haven.”
Ransome (at left) and others delivered a message at a Monday night forum: New Haven has plenty of workers, but too few full-time jobs with a steady income and benefits.