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Economic indicators continue to be mixed Posted by on

While Massachusetts was proudly touting the largest monthly increase in jobs added in 17 years, a region-wide economic forecast predicted unemployment has yet to peak and that full recovery of jobs won't happen for some time.

The New England Economic Partnership released it's biannual report today in Boston. The study predicts that unemployment for New England will peak at 9.3%, but not until the start of 2011, according to the Associated Press.

The full study is not yet available on the organization's web site.

Spreading the truth Posted by on

Union Carpenters took to the streets this week to spread a little truth about some unsavory contractors trying to do business in the City of Boston.

Training Posted by on

Approximately 4,500 members in our training facilities each year are experienced carpenters upgrading or expanding their skill sets.