Arizona loses nearly 40,000 jobs in June, but sees strong year-over-year gains That's according to new employment data from the Arizona Department of Administration released today. From May to June of this year, the state's unemployment rate climbed to 5.8 percent from 5.6 percent but remains lower than than the 6 percent rate it was ... 07/21/2016 - 7:22 am | View Link
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Icelandic shipping company Eimskip will add four trips to Portland this year – a 13 percent increase in port calls over 2016 – continuing growth at Maine’s sole container terminal.
Eimskip has increased port calls to Portland from 26 in 2013 to 35 planned for this year. The increased visits are being driven by a 20 percent growth in shipping volume, said Larus Isfeld, managing director of Eimskip USA.
The snow sure looked daunting.
It was only about 15 feet of sidewalk, but the snow, already deep, was getting heavy as the sun worked on it. It was even deeper at the corner, where a plow had deposited a big pile at the intersection of Turner and Morning streets on Munjoy Hill in Portland.
That’s where 11-year-old Jonathan McKeever was standing, bundled up in a parka and knit cap.