JCPenney announces 250 jobs

JCPenney stores in the Tampa Bay area, including Pasco County, are taking applications for 250 jobs, according to an email announcement from the national department store chain. Many jobs are part-time, but company officials say most positions can be stepping stones to longtime careers with Penney’s. Stores are hiring now as they gear up for back-to-school shoppers, according to the company … [Read more...]

Expect some lane closures on Veterans, Suncoast

For the first time in weeks, drivers along the Veterans Expressway won't have to worry about lane closures between Linebaugh Avenue and Gunn Highway. But go a little further south, and construction crews will need a little extra space. Waters Avenue, in the area underneath the Veterans overpass there, will be closed completely between 9 p.m. and 5 a.m. beginning Sept. 14, and running through … [Read more...]