Archive for June, 2017

NY Times newsroom walks out over layoffs

Copy editors at the New York Times usually stay behind the scenes. “There’s a right way to do this and a wrong way”, said Christoph Fuhrmans, who is a senior staff editor at the sports department, Fox News reported. Executive Editor Dean Baquet and …

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Coaches lodge complaints against UC Santa Cruz for athletic department layoffs

SCOTTS VALLEY >> Two head coaches and six assistants filed grievances Friday against UC Santa Cruz in a public move they hope sheds light on their frustration with the university’s relationship with its athletics department. Earlier this week, acting …

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Multiple layoffs at the Saline County Sheriff’s Department

SALINE COUNTY — The Saline County Sheriff’s Office is laying off six of its part-time officers. Letters went out to those officers Thursday, but people in the community are asking, why so many at one time? Thursday, Saline County Sheriff Keith Brown sent …

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Layoffs Hit New Form Digital as Studio Shifts Development Focus (Exclusive)

The studio no longer plans to distribute original videos through its owned-and-operated social platforms as it sets its sights on selling more efficiently to digital and traditional buyers. New Form Digital, the three-year-old studio established by …

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Houston’s Memorial Hermann Hospital Announces More Layoffs

After cutting 112 jobs in January, Memorial Hermann Hospital in Houston announced on Tuesday that they will be letting another 350 employees go. The major hospital isn’t alone in having to make cuts to their staff. Click2Houston.com reports that M.D …

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Layoffs hit Beckman Coulter in Brea, Benchmark Electronics in Anaheim

Brea-based Beckman Coulter has filed paperwork with the state indicating it will cut 90 jobs by Friday, June 30. The laboratory instrument maker has 1,100 employees in Brea. The company did not specify a department for the layoffs, but said affected …

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