The countdown is on — 66 days until Memorial Day, marking the start of the summer season. VIDEO
Should we raise the minimum wage? Rick Karr asks Linda Archer, a low-wage worker, and Heather Briccetti of the Business Council of New York State. Rafael Pi Roman sits down with Stephanie Luce Associate Professor of Labor Studies at the Joseph S. Murphy Institute for Worker Education.VIDEO
Small Business Administration loans bail out shore residents surprised to learn policies paid far less than needed.
The Hudson and Bergen County jails appear to have already felt the impact of the budget sequester. VIDEO
Long Island’s non-profit agencies account for a significant share of the region’s jobs and are one of the fastest growing segments of the Long Island economy. Randi Dresner of Island Harvest discuss the role of non-profits throughout the region and the overall challenges of managing non-profits through difficult economic times.VIDEO