Diana Nelson http://nhpr.org en A Meeting To Help Fill 255 Jobs At Berlin's Federal Prison http://nhpr.org/post/meeting-help-fill-255-jobs-berlins-federal-prison <p>The new federal prison in Berlin still has plenty of jobs to fill and there&rsquo;s a chance next Tuesday to learn more about them.</p><p>NHPR&rsquo;s Chris Jensen reports.</p><p></p><p>With 255 jobs at the new federal prison still available a job fair is planned next Tuesday in Berlin.</p><p>Officials from the Bureau of Prisons will be answering questions,&nbsp; says Diana Nelson, with New Hampshire Employment Security.</p> Wed, 11 Jul 2012 15:03:57 +0000 Chris Jensen 8555 at http://nhpr.org The City That Trees Built Loses Its "Little Trees" Plant And More Jobs http://nhpr.org/post/city-trees-built-loses-its-little-trees-plant-and-more-jobs <p>&nbsp;</p><p>After about 25 years the Car-Freshner plant in Berlin is closing.</p><p>Judy Piarulli, an official at Car-Freshner&rsquo;s headquarters in Watertown, N.Y., &nbsp;declined to say how many workers are losing their jobs.</p><p>But Diana Nelson, an official with New Hampshire Employment Security office in Berlin, said 46 workers were laid off.</p><p>She said another 24 part-time workers lost their jobs in February.</p><p>The plant makes the <a href="http://www.little-trees.com/">Little Trees</a> brand of air fresheners typically seen hanging from rear-view mirrors.</p> Wed, 18 Apr 2012 18:49:22 +0000 Chris Jensen 3207 at http://nhpr.org The City That Trees Built Loses Its "Little Trees" Plant And More Jobs