unemployment

MiraCosta institute steps up to fill manufacturing skills gap

MiraCosta institute steps up to fill manufacturing skills gap

REGION — Despite the hundreds of thousands of people lacking jobs in San Diego County, industry leaders are faced with a shortage of qualified workers to hire for their company’s manufacturing jobs.

Coast cities faring better with unemployment rates

COAST CITIES — Encinitas’ unemployment rate in November was 5.9 percent, the lowest since January 2009, according to the California Employment Development Department.