Federal grants

Local grants help desperate restaurants make ends meet

Restaurants and bars are reopening statewide, but 14 months of rent arrears and other debts incurred during the pandemic have left the industry increasingly desperate for any form of help. Earlier this month, restaurateurs could start applying for a $ 28.6 billion Federal Restaurant Revitalization Fund grant, but in 10 …

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Plymouth Township Trustees Approve Addition of Park

Dogs will be permitted in a Plymouth Township park for the first time in recent memory, but with a catch that will prohibit playing fetch. The Township Board of Directors voted 5-2 (Trustees Chuck Curmi and Mark Clinton cast dissenting votes) on April 27 to officially declare a triangular section …

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Hempstead teachers, along with supporters, rally for raise

Hempstead School District teachers and supporters rallied outside headquarters on Monday to urge Acting Superintendent Regina Armstrong to negotiate a contract that would align teachers’ salaries with those of neighboring districts. Hempstead Classroom Teachers Association president Nicole Brown said her members haven’t had a raise since 2010 and their contracts …

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‘I hope this will be one of the reasons we can stay in business’: the opening of the registration of federal grants to help small businesses affected by the pandemic

MURRELLS INLET, SC (WBTW) – On the one hand, more than 100,000 restaurants across the country have closed since the start of the pandemic, and part of the latest stimulus bill will allow restaurants to ask for up to 5 million dollars each. Restaurant owners can get grants equal to …

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OFCCP Weekly Review: May 2021 | DirectEmployers Association

Monday April 26, 2021: The director of OFCCP prepares the ground for what is to come: the selection methodology for CSALS and OFCCP audits continues OFCCP director Jenny Yang started DEAMcon21 (DirectEmployers Annual Meeting Conference 2021) with a bang! Prior to a record-breaking virtual turnout from DE members, partners, and …

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