Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson partnered up with Kohl’s and Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin to host a fun, interactive home safety event at Kohl’s – Southridge Mall on Friday.
Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson partnered up with Kohl’s and Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin to host a fun, interactive home safety event at Kohl’s – Southridge Mall on Friday. Kohl’s Cares: The Great Safety Adventure introduced local families to Rover, the Home Safety Hound, and his Safety Rangers as they explored a retrofitted semitrailer designed to represent a 1,200-square-foot home. This tour is dedicated to educating parents and children about the five leading safety risks found inside and outside the home. Kohl’s Cares is funding the effort through a $725,000 donation to Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin.
Two major companies announce the anticipated hiring of thousands of part-time workers.
With unemployment rates mostly murky, and the holiday shopping season just around the corner, job-seekers got a bit of good news about the temporary employment market in recent days. On Tuesday, Kohl's announced it was adding 40,000 seasonal jobs, very similar to what the company did a year ago. According to AOL.com, Kohl's hired an average of 35 employees at each department store across the country in 2011. There are three Kohl's stores just outside of Greenfield: Southridge Mall; 2601 S. 108th Street, West Allis; and 3737 S. 27th Street, Milwaukee. The AOL story said Kohl's is the latest in a string of retailers to announce hiring plans for the holiday season. Last month, Macy's and Toys R Us said they each planned to hire tens of …