Recession stories: Neighborhood businesses


Continuing to look at the recession and its impact on our communities, today’s articles from The Bridge and Uptown Neighborhood News look at the impact of the recession on neighborhood businesses:

Riding out the recession from The Bridge

Where the thistles grow: The new business landscape Uptown Neighborhood News

Wednesday’s stories focused on teens looking for summer jobs:

stories look at teens seeking summer jobs. Read three perspectives in:

Summer jobs for teens: Difficult but maybe not impossible

Teen job market worst on record

Volunteering can pay off for teens