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Job search rule for unemployment benefits returning in June


Job search rule for unemployment benefits returning in June

By Associated Press | Published Apr. 21, 2021 7:05 a.m. RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Jobless workers collecting unemployment benefits will be required to report looking for […]

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Shenandoah Valley Regional Virtual Hiring Event

no responses. October 26, 2020 Janet Michael

Shenandoah Valley Regional Virtual Hiring Event


Shenandoah Valley Regional Virtual Hiring Event

We pre-recorded our conversation via Zoom with Ashley Moslak, Veteran Employment Services Manager with Virginia Career Works. Ashley gave us the details for the Shenandoah Valley […]

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VEC offers 3 day online hiring fair


VEC offers 3 day online hiring fair

Both employers and job seekers are invited to register for a 3 day virtual job fair and hiring event. Set for Mar. 9 through the 11 […]

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VEC extends benefits for pandemic compensation


VEC extends benefits for pandemic compensation

The Virginia Employment Commission (VEC) announced the Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation (PEUC) extension. The VEC’s press release has two groups for tomorrow’s extension which include. Group […]

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Extended Benefits Program ends Saturday


Extended Benefits Program ends Saturday

The Virginia Employment Commission (VEC) announced Wednesday it has been notified by the U. S. Department of Labor that the Extended Benefits (EB) Program in Virginia […]

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Virtual hiring event set for Oct. 29


Virtual hiring event set for Oct. 29

Virginia Career Works and the Virginia Employment Commission will host a virtual hiring event for the Shenandoah Valley region on Oct. 29. The hiring event is […]

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Virtual hiring event coming to Shenandoah Valley region


Virtual hiring event coming to Shenandoah Valley region

A virtual hiring event for the Shenandoah Valley region will be held on Oct. 29 from 1 to 6 p.m. The event is sponsored by the […]

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VEC launches application portal for extension of unemployment benefits


VEC launches application portal for extension of unemployment benefits

The Virginia Employment Commission (VEC) launched an application portal for its third unemployment assistance program in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation (PEUC) […]

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Virginia announces changes to unemployment insurance program


Virginia announces changes to unemployment insurance program

The CARES Act provides increased benefits for workers collecting unemployment insurance by $600 for claims effective March 29-July 31. Increased benefits for eligible claimants under traditional unemployment […]

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extended benefits program

no responses. August 9, 2019 Janet Michael

VEC to Celebrate Winchester Migrant Farm Workers


VEC to Celebrate Winchester Migrant Farm Workers

The Virginia Employment Commission has announced plans to celebrate migrant farm workers in Frederick County. The VEC will host Farmwork Appreciation Day on September 15, 2019, […]

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extended benefits program

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Virginia Unemployment Rate Drops to 2.9%


Virginia Unemployment Rate Drops to 2.9%

Governor Northam announced Friday that Virginia’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate decreased by 0.1 percentage point, making it the lowest among the Southeast states. In June, the […]

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Shenandoah Valley unemployment numbers for June 2016


Shenandoah Valley unemployment numbers for June 2016

Frederick County 3.4% (up from 3.1%) Winchester City 3.8% (up from 3.4%) Clarke County 3.3.% (up from 3.1%) Warren County 3.8% (up from 3.6) Shenandoah County […]

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