Archive for July, 2011

Monday, July 25th, 2011 at 1:50pm

Lake Unemployment Trend Reverses Higher

Posted by admin in Lake County

Workers in June found it more difficult to find a job in Lake County, as unemployment increased to 10.7 percent from 10.1 percent in May.  This was the first increase in Lake County’s unemployment in 2011, and it’s a stark reminder the local economy is on very shaky ground.  Likewise, Sumter County’s unemployment rate increased […]

Thursday, July 21st, 2011 at 11:13am

Lake County’s Economy May Be Turning

Posted by admin in Lake County

It seems that Lake County’s economic engines are beginning to fire.  Over the last three years, we’ve all taken nuggets of information and tried to convince ourselves an economic turnaround was at hand.  Frankly, our crystal ball is broken, and our soothsayer got laid off with the janitor, but there are some hard numbers which […]

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