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Layoffs and Closings August 2013

I know we’re still a couple of days away from the end of the month but I’m posting this months layoffs and closings up through the 29th.

From Daily Job Cuts

LAYOFFS

August 29 , 2013

Employment Development Dept CA – Layoffs?

St. Louis ConnectCare – 88

Baptist Memorial Health Care – 61

Detroit Medical Center – More Layoffs Coming?

Sony Online Entertainment – up to 200 Reported?


August 28 , 2013

Cortland Regional Medical Center – 49

Okeechobee County FL – 38

NC Biotechnology Center – 7

Gannett – Some Layoffs at Local Papers


 

August 27 , 2013

PeaceHealth – 500 Jobs

Sprint Corp – 800

KSP – 20

Covenant Medical Center – 49

Rhode Island Housing – 30

American Homes 4 Rent – 15% of Workforce?

Dell Inc – Reports of Layoffs

Scicom Data Services – 118 Layoffs Possible

Mission Hospital – 70

NorthShore University HealthSystem – 130


August 26 , 2013

Western Sky Financial – Layoffs Reported

Web18 – 50 to 70 Reported Layoffs?


August 25 , 2013

FLSmidth ( International ) – 1,100


August 24 , 2013

Electric Boat – Expect 450 to 500

Maine Military Authority – 140

Munro & Company – 85

Update: Saint Josephs Hospital – 83


August 23 , 2013

Bethesda Health hospital system – 35

Citi Group Fort Mill SC – 150

Vical – 47

Penn West Petroleum ( International ) – 300


August 22 , 2013

Bath Iron Works – 40

Fresno Heart & Surgical Hospital – 25

Asheville Citizen- Times – 8

Cayuga Community College – 2

FL Power/Lights + NextEra Energy – 1,000 Positions

Felman Production, LLC – About 100

Heinz ( Britain / Ireland ) – up to 250 Poss.

Update: Wells Fargo – 2,300 Total Mortgage Jobs


August 21 , 2013

Big Fish Games – 49

Disney  – ABC TV Group – 175


August 20 , 2013

Sears Head Office ( Canada ) – 245

Hearst’s digital division – Some Layoffs Reported

Blackberry ( International ) – Another 100

Barrington IL – 20 Firefighters

American Platinum (Amplats) ( International ) – 7,000

Sequenom – Plans 75 Layoffs


August 19 , 2013


August 18 , 2013

Digital Risk Boca Raton Office – 112


August 17 , 2013

SF’s Exploratorium – 80?

Update: Crestwood Medical Center AL – 13


August 16 , 2013

Thomas Jefferson School of Law – 12

Chattanooga Payday Lender – 400

Update: Baptist Memorial Health Care – 23

General Dynamics Springboro Plant – 31

Millersville University – 8

Update: AOL Patches – 500

Canadian Pacific – Jobs Cuts in Thief River Falls


August 15 , 2013

Park View Federal Savings Bank – 57

King’s Daughters Health Systems – 148 Positions

Acxiom Corp – Confirms 20 Layoffs

Lowell General Hospital – 34 Positions?

Citigroup Armonk – 36


August 14 , 2013

Cisco – 4,000

Jackson City Michigan – 15

Carrier Corp – 102

Dunaferr ( International ) – 1,500


August 13 , 2013

Maine Medical Center – 225 Positions, 175 are Vacant

Pratt & Whitney – 400

Northrop Grumman CT – More Job Cuts

Update: HP Conway Service Center – 500

H.J. Heinz Co – 600 Across US/Canada

Cimarron Group – Some Layoffs Reported

Appeal-Democrat – 19 over Past Month

CSC Worldwide – 94

Blount International, Inc – 200

Crystal Dynamics – About 12

Iredell-Statesville Schools – 52 More Layoffs Poss.


August 12 , 2013

Micron Technology, Inc – 1,500

Vermont Castings Group – 100 this Month


August 11 , 2013

Wichita City Kansas – Considers Layoffs


August 10 , 2013

AOL Patch Sites – Layoffs Coming, Check back

Career Education Corp. – 480 Additional

Alameda Health System – 40+

UNCG , N.C. A&T – 50 Possible


August 9 , 2013

Ormet Corp Hannibal Plant – 200+ Layoffs Possible

DesignLine USA – Layoffs, No Number Yet

Mela Sciences – Layoff 25% of Staff

Pacifica Radio WBAI NYC – Layoffs Reported

Navistar International Corp. – 140

Day Pitney – up to 40

Update: JPMorgan Chase in Chatsworth – 300


August 8 , 2013

JP Morgan Chase in Florence SC – 450

AOL – 250 to 500 Patch Editors

Purdue University Calumet faculty – 7

Manlius Pebble Hill school in DeWitt – 12 Positions

The Florida Virtual School – 177 FT and 625 PT

FirstEnergy Corp. – 250 Companywide

Array Biopharma – About 50


August 7 , 2013

Wells Fargo Home Mortgage Division – 763

Samaritan Medical Center NY – 27 

Dynasplint Systems Inc – 500+ Worldwide

Nokia Siemens – Considers 8,500 Layoffs

Integrated Oncology – 157

Update: Bausch + Lomb in NY – 400+


August 6 , 2013

Allsup – 65

Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant – 160

Canyon County Animal Shelter – Layoffs Poss.


August 5 , 2013

Caterpillar of Lafayette – 125

Craven County Schools – 36 Teacher Assistants

Utica United Cerebral Palsy – 26


August 4 , 2013

Army Fleet Support –  About 70

Update: Orlando Health – 2nd Round of Layoffs


August 3 , 2013

Fruit of the Loom – Reduces Staff, No Number

Fliemaker Inc – 20

Rideout Health – 16

AOL – Reports of Some Layoffs

Umatilla Chemical Agent Disposal Facility – 100


August 2 , 2013

Naval Station Newport RI – 145 Layoff Notices

Update: Lockheed Martin – 114 in Salina

Zila, Inc – 60

Carpenter Technology Corp – 43

Northside Medical Center Ohio? – 77 Poss.

Kellogg – 37 More At Memphis Plant

Humana Health Plans of Puerto Rico – 329

EMQ FamiliesFirst – Announces Layoffs

Hancock Medical Center – up to 40

Felt Bicycles – 6

Merck & Co. Inc Kenilworth Facility – 113

Lockheed Martin Owego – 25

Gannett Newspapers – Some Layoffs Reported

Update: Burlington Free Press VT – 13

Update: Trane plant in Tyler – Confirms 500 Seasonal


August 1 , 2013

Walden Media – Some Layoffs Reported

Smith Micro Software Inc – 83

Symantec Corp – 75

Air France ( International ) – up to 2,600


July 31 , 2013

RF Micro Devices – 120

Update: The Cleveland Plain Dealer – 50

Alabama Court System – Layoffs Possible

BizLab Inc.- 34 at Menomonee Falls HQ

Coach Inc – 200

EverBank in Jacksonville – 48

Blue Mountain Health System – 16

Center Partners – 600


July 30 , 2013

Entergy Corp. – 800

Fab – 100

Camp Rays program Yonkers – 38

XanGo – Some Layoffs at HQ

City of Brandon Miss. – Layoffs Likely

Alstom – 40 in Chattanooga

Out North Contemporary Art House – 6

Regional Hospital of Scranton PA – Some Layoffs

 


CLOSINGS

August 29 , 2013

Save-A-lot location in Wyandotte MI

BOMAG Americas in Kewanee

Cobb Movies 4 theater in Jasper Ala.

Bertucci’s Restaurant in Highwood Park IL

Carla’s in Delano

 


 

August 28 , 2013

Update: Gullifty’s restaurant in Squirrel Hill PA

Waffle House in Bloomington Indiana

Toys N’ Joys on Waialae Avenue in Honolulu HI

Accent Marketing’s call center in Monroe will shut down on Oct. 19 – 60 Jobs Lost

The Green Monkey restaurant in Portsmouth NH

Seven Flags family entertainment center in Dickson Tenn.

Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station will Close by end of 2014

Denver’s Robinson Dairy – 40 Jobs Lost

 


 

August 27 , 2013

Wakefield Valley Golf Club MD

Mount Washington College Closing 2 Campuses in Portsmouth and Concord

 


 

August 26 , 2013

Martin’s Food Markets is closing its store Gayton Crossing Shopping Center in W. Henrico County.

Wolf Automotive in IL?

The Blockbuster store in Plattsburgh NY

Update: Rainbow Pizza’s North Elm St. location in Torrington CT

 


 

August 25 , 2013

Restaurant Chili’s Closing San Ramon Location CA

Stop&Shop Store at the Dixwell Avenue in Hamden

The Shoe Company store on Walker Road in Windsor ( International )

 


 

August 24 , 2013

The Silver Dollar Pawn Shop in Grand Forks ND

Connell Hardware in Reynoldsburg Ohio

Steak and Catfish Barn in OK.

The Phoebe Family Clinic in Ashburn GA

Cone Heads in Oreland PA

 


 

August 23 , 2013

National Guard maintenance facility in Salina Kansas

Ramey Supermarket, 500 E. Cherry Street in Nevada MO

Huntington Bancshares is closing three branch offices in central Ohio

Sproutz Deli Harvard Ave. Tulsa OK

The Value Fair Market, 3951 34th St. S. St Petersburg FL

Heritage Bank will close its Castle Rock and Kalama branches

 


 

August 22 , 2013

Update: Aeropostale Plan on Closing 30-40 Stores vs Previous Announced 15 to 20

Update: Brownlie Chiropractic in La Grange IL

Update: Boehringer Ingelheim is closing manufacturing plant in Ohio

Krik-It and Une Minette in Wilton River Park Plaza CT

Blue Crew Sports Grill in Fishers Indiana

Frankie’s Italian restaurant, located in the Bridgeport Marketplace on Newhall Ranch Road CA

Tilles Interiors in Munster Indiana?

Stifel Financial Corp. plans to begin shutting its operations in Canada ( International )

Lincoln College of Technology Closing Dayton Ohio Location, All Ohio Locations

Update: Pilgrim’s Pride will Shut Down its facility in Batesville Arkansas – 400 Layoffs 

Buckingham Doolittle & Burroughs law firm is closing its Florida operations

 


 

August 21 , 2013

The Shed in Mobile AL

Update: Menasha Corp. is shutting down its Green Lake plant

KISS Coffeehouse in Myrtle Beach SC

TD Bank Closing 2 Branches in Adams / Dalton MA

C & K Market Inc Closing  its Store in Walterville

Dream Home Design, 301 No. Santa Cruz Ave CA

 


 

August 20 , 2013

1-800-East-West Mortgage Co Operations Suspended

Lusty Lady Strip Club in San Francisco CA

LilyRose Cakes, Cupcakes & Confections in Edgewater MD

Little Paws pet store of 456 Payne Road, Scarborough ME

Belk in Crystal River Mall – 33 Layoffs

Cashman’s Tool and Hardware in Clinton CT

McNelis & Sherry Fine Jewelers in Haddonfield NJ

The Lobster Trap restaurant in Pennsauken NJ

 


 

August 19 , 2013

Gallery 21 at 21 SE 2nd Place in Gainesville, Fla

Huston’s Gifts and Dolls Ohio

Cost Cutter on Meridian Street and the one in Sunset Square WA

 


 

August 18 , 2013

Ridge Runner’s Farm on Ridge Road in New Durham NH

 


 

August 17 , 2013

Miami-Dade County Library will Only close 4 Libraries

The Safeway store that anchors the Leetsdale Marketplace Shopping Center in Denver

Lola’s in West Hollywood

Catalano’s Deli in Lynchburg VA

 


 

August 16 , 2013

Bolotin Furniture in Hermitage PA

Lowes Foods LLC Closing 2 Stores in Triangle Area NC

Update: Michael Foods will close the plant in Altura Minn – Move Production to Iowa

Merced’s Orchard Supply Hardware CA

Buy Low Market in Provo Utah

7-11 store at the corner of Boot Road and Phoenixville Pike in West Chester PA

 


 

August 15 , 2013

Pilgrim’s Pride Corp. plans to close a rendering facility in El Dorado, Ark.

Shipyard Brew Pub in Winter Park FL

Boehringer Ingelheim Chemicals Inc Petersburg manufacturing plant will be closing at the end of 2014

The Food Lion at 1104 S. Main St in Lexington NC

Alcoa Inc. said it will close an aluminum smelting line at its Massena East plant in New York

Hooters in Fayetteville  AR

South Dakota Urban Indian Health in Aberdeen SD

The American Medical Association is shutting down the news magazine

 


 

August 14 , 2013

Cafe Buonaro in Naperville IL

Ritchie’s Market at 600 Springmill Road in Mansfield Ohio

Gateway Mattress Factory in Milton WI

Patsy’s Downtown Market in Vicksburg MS

Malibu Grand Prix in Redwood City CA

Tuxedo Junction in Downtown Danbury CT

Artist’s Den on Jefferson in Valpariso Indiana

Bank of America said it is closing its Pendleton Street branch in Downtown Greenville

Cashman’s Hardware in Clinton CT

 


 

August 13 , 2013

The Cimarron Group Closing??

McArthur SuperValu Ohio

Laytner’s Linen & Home will close its Forest Hills store NY

Falbo Bros. Pizzeria will be closing its location at 915 Main St. IA

Hobee’s Los Gatos, 165 Los Gatos Saratoga Rd CA

Brown & Hawkins in Seward AK

La Casa Gutierrez, 520 Orange Ave in Yuma AZ?

Mueller Plastics on Sprinkle Road in Portage Michigan – About 40 Jobs Lost

Bimbo Bakeries is shutting its bakery outside Easton – 78 Layoffs

Community Shoe Store on Patterson Ave. in Winston-Salem NC

Bearded Lady Records in Flint Michigan

Netflix Inc Closing Bloomfield Distribution Center

Used Book Superstore in Plymouth MA

 


 

August 12 , 2013

Update: JPMorgan Chase Closing Several Business Units in Tampa FL – 208 More Layoffs

Cafe Carolina at 803 E. Friendly Center Road Greensboro NC

Magic Shop in Levittown NY

 


 

August 11 , 2013

 


 

August 10 , 2013

The Park Pet Retreat in Trucker GA

 


 

August 9 , 2013

Boyd & Jenerette Closing Miami FL Office

Fallen Timber Animal Shelter in Elizabeth Township PA

Eric’s Main Street Bakery in Nashua NH

Gusben in Cornelia GA

Update: Cafe Cafe in Soho NY

Wayside Theatre in Middletown VA

Falls Hardware is located at 4008 Minnehaha Ave. S., Minneapolis

Trion Worlds Closing San Diego Office Moving to headquarters in Redwood City

Firenze is located at 45 S. Washington St. in Hinsdale IL

Phillips Hardware is closing its store at 292 Central Ave. in Albany, NY

West Marine Closing its 3 S. Hampton Rd stores Consolidate into Flagship Store in Virginia Beach

 


 

August 8 , 2013

Dean Foods Co plans to close eight to 12 of its factories by the middle of next year

Red Racks Thrift Store in Affton MO

Coos Bay Kmart on Ocean Boulevard

WakeMed Closing 2 Nursing Centers in in Fuquay-Varina and eastern Wake County NC

Update: Bank of America plans to close a mortgage call center in Upper St. Clair – 209 Layoffs

Katcher Vaughn & Bailey Public Relations

Planned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountains is closing two health centers

 


 

August 7 , 2013

Just 4 Kids Shop at 2785 100th St. in Urbandale

Things & Stuff in Garden City NY?

The New Towne postal station, 557 S. New Towne Drive, in Rockford IL

Bolotin Furniture, located at 3056 E. State Street in Hermitage PA

The Ferry House in Princeton NJ

Taylor’s Antique Mall on Ellicott City’s Main Street MD

McDermott International’s oilfield fabrication yard in Amelia – up to 350 Jobs Lost

Achieve Learning Center for Preschool Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children TN

 


 

August 6 , 2013

Stop & Shop closing all 6 NH Stores – 670 Layoffs

Update: Goodman Furniture Co. in Rockingham NC

Food World  in Homewood another store on Allison-Bonnett in Hueytown GA

Lena’s of Hagerstown MD

 


 

August 5 , 2013

Blue Ridge Christian Academy in Landrum SC

Playtown Cafe in West Boca FL

Yankee Shoe Repair Factory Inc. in PA

The Ukazoo Books store near the University of Toledo – Will Sell Online

 


 

August 4 , 2013

Streitenberger’s Garage in Waverly Ohio

 


 

August 3 , 2013

Geek com – Closing Online Shop, Keeping Retail Outlet in CA Open

Work for Pie – Tech Startup

Update: Triangle Shop in Wellesley MA

Lang’s Shoes in Colorado Springs

 


 

August 2 , 2013

Prospect Café in Hartford CT

Forest Moon VT Cancer Support Organization

Cay’s Health Foods in Bakersfield CA

RR Donnelley Closing Jefferson City Operations – 500 Jobs Lost

NCO Financial Systems Inc to close its facility at 7595 Montevideo Road in Jessup – 86 Jobs Lost

Hawaii’s Four former Sizzler restaurants in Kailua, Aiea, Kapalama and Waipahu

Kmart store in Puyallup WA

The Goodnature Store in Garner, Iowa

 


 

August 1 , 2013

Update: House of Raeford Farms Turkey Plant in Hoke County NC

Interfaith Medical Center Plans to Close?

The Vinegar Hill Theatre in Charlottesville VA

Freeman’s Sporting Club at Valencia and 18th Street CA Closing?

Haggen said it will close its stores in Bellevue and Shoreline

Red Squirrel will close its locations in Fairfield, Tri-County and Sharonville Ohio

D.B. Hess in Woodstock – About 130 Jobs Lost

City Delicatessen, located on the corner of Sixth and University avenues CA

 

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