78°F
weather icon Clear

Thousands turn out for Super Hiring Event at Boulevard Mall

Workforce Connections’ One-Stop Career Center, in partnership with the Las Vegas Review Journal, drew a huge crowd for its Nevada Day Super Hiring Event on Wednesday at the Boulevard Mall.

More than 70 employers with open jobs in career fields such as health care, IT, manufacturing and hospitality were present.

An organizer for the event estimated about 2,000 people attended.

Don't miss the big stories. Like us on Facebook.
THE LATEST
1.3M apply for jobless aid as layoffs remain high

More than 1.3 million Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week, a historically high pace that shows that many employers are still laying people off in the face of a resurgent coronavirus.

Gaming boards back Eldorado-Caesars deal

The state Gaming Control Board on Wednesday unanimously backed Reno-based Eldorado Resorts Inc.’s $17.3 billion bid to acquire Caesars Entertainment Corp. and build the world’s largest casino operation.