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Putting People Back To Work

The statewide call to bring opportunity back #momiracle

Have you ever sat in a three-legged stool that wobbled? I cannot recall ever having done so. People much smarter than me, and with a bunch of letters behind their names, say that a three-legged stool is sturdy because three points of contact form a plane and provide stability in all three dimensions.  304 more words

Blog Posts

Pray for the leadership of For the Love of Missions as we travel to Guatemala tomorrow. We are excited to celebrate all God has already done and to explore the next steps He has for us.

Guatemala

Calvert County Sees Boost in Tourism

According to a recent report by the Maryland Office of Tourism Development, Calvert County saw an increase in tourist in 2015.

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County News

Saskatchewan Manufacturing Sales Growth Leads Nation | News and Media | Government of Saskatchewan

November manufacturing sales in Saskatchewan were up 12.2 per cent over last year (seasonally adjusted), the highest percentage increase among the provinces, according to Statistics Canada. 131 more words

Saskatchewan

Our view: Build under your own risk

A lot of big changes are coming to a small piece of the Columbia Basin.

The tree farm alongside Interstate 84 that long hypnotized travelers is in the process of being removed and roughly one-third of it renovated into what could become Oregon’s second-largest dairy. 61 more words

Opinion

Cecil Secures Deal for Amazon Distribution Center

A new 1.2 million-square-foot Amazon distribution center is coming to Cecil County and anticipated to create 700 jobs.

The Baltimore Sun reports:

Akash Chauhan, Amazon’s vice president of North America operations, said the state-of-the-art warehouse just off Interstate 95 in North East would create hundreds of full-time jobs that pay wages 30 percent higher than traditional retail stores and include benefits, bonuses and stock awards.

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County News

The top in-demand workforce skills for 2017

What are the top in-demand workforce skills for the coming year?

Analysts with the most well-known learning and recruitment platforms have been focusing on the key skill sets that make candidates successful. 44 more words

Education