New Marshalls store in Bixby to open next week

Marshalls, one of the nation’s largest off-price retailers, will open a new store in the Bixby Knolls Shopping Center, 4450 Atlantic Ave., on Thursday, Aug. 5. The 21,286-square-foot store, which will feature a contemporary design and a single-line checkout for fast service, is expected to add approximately 60 full- and part-time jobs to the area.

Ready-to-work youth still available for small businesses at no cost

Already 325 area employers are receiving no-cost assistance from approximately 1,000 youth as part of the Pacific Gateway Workforce Investment Network’s Summer Youth Employment Training Program, which is made possible through American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funds. The Network pays all salary and worker-compensation costs for up to 180 work hours for each youth. “The…

Hiring event for Class A drivers

CRST trucking company has openings for an additional 100 Class A drivers. CRST has revised its hiring guidelines to enable more drivers to qualify. Interested individuals should register with the Pacific Gateway Workforce Investment Network in order to attend a hiring event on Tuesday, March 9 at 10am at the Harbor WorkSource Center, 1851 N.…

City of SH announces vacancies on commissions

The City of Signal Hill is seeking applications from residents who are interested in serving on the Signal Hill Civil Service, Planning, or Parks and Recreation Commissions. There are three seats available on each commission, and commissioners will serve a four-year term that expires in 2013. A fourth seat on the Planning Commission is also…