February 27, 2017

NEW YORK — The flu season has slammed many small businesses, weakening already thin staffing levels and forcing some owners to scramble to cover shifts or get the work done.

All but five of the 26 staffers at BusBank, a transportation booking service, have been sick at some point this season.…

Photographer receives elite membership in professional organization

February 27, 2017

Angela Blankenship of AB Photography in Nashville has been named to receive an Elite membership from Professional Photographers of America.

Blankenship is one of few to earn the Elite membership — yet another milestone in her illustrious career behind the camera.

“We are encouraging…

Social Security: Know more than the basics before you retire

February 27, 2017

When it comes to Social Security, many people know the basics. They understand that they can collect early or wait until full retirement age (FRA), but they may not know the intricacies of Social Security — and may make a decision prematurely without all the details.

The truth is, Social…

Lidl begins hiring for North Carolina stores

February 26, 2017

Global retailer Lidl announced that it has begun hiring 800 store associates in North Carolina.

Over the next four months, Lidl will hire store associates in 13 North Carolina cities, including Charlotte, Gastonia, Greenville, Havelock, Kinston, Morehead City, Rockingham, RockyMount,…