F.N.B. Corp., the parent company of First National Bank of Pennsylvania, announced Wednesday that its board of directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of 12 cents per share on F.N.B. Corp.’s common stock. The dividend is payable March 15 to shareholders of record as of the close of business March 4.
Hostess workers eligible for help
U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Avon, announced Wednesday that more than 860 workers at Hostess Brands Inc. in Ohio are eligible to apply for worker-adjustment assistance through the U.S. Department of Labor. Brown urged the Labor Department to act swiftly to ensure financial support for these workers and their families.
Displaced workers involved in the supply of product cost and business- development services are qualified to apply for assistance.
The Trade Adjustment Assistance program is a federal program that provides aid to workers who lose their jobs or whose work hours and wages are reduced as a result of increased imports.
The program extends benefits including training for employment in another job or career, income support, job-search allowances and relocation allowances. Qualified workers may return to employment quickly through a combination of these services.
Kohl’s to open 9 new stores
Kohl’s Department Stores will open nine new stores this spring, including two in Hermitage and Spring Township, Pa., bringing the total number of Kohl’s stores in the state to 50.
The Hermitage store, 570 S. Hermitage Road, will have its grand opening March 6. Kohl’s will create about 105 local jobs and about 950 jobs nationwide with the opening of all nine stores.
Vindicator staff reports