Plans to shelter homeless individuals in hotels could help hoteliers stay afloat

Sacramento County plans to temporarily lease up to 800 hotel beds, which could be good news for some hoteliers......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 26th, 2020

The San Francisco Bay Area"s 28,200 homeless are left in limbo as officials order residents to stay indoors for 3 weeks in an effort to contain the coronavirus

Melia Robinson/Business Insider The San Francisco Bay Area will be directed to "shelter in place" at 12:01 a.m. on Tuesday until April 7 in.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 16th, 2020

Pier 1 reportedly plans to fire hundreds of employees and cancel orders as the company struggles to stay afloat

Shoshy Ciment/Business Insider Pier 1 is planning to lay off about 40% of its headquarters staff, or roughly 300 people, according to a Bloomberg report. The troubled home goods retailer ha.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 6th, 2020

City ditches South Austin homeless shelter, looks to buy hotels instead

The city of Austin will no longer turn an office building on Ben White Boulevard into a homeless shelter, an idea that had home some neighbors up in arms. Instead, it's looking at buying hotels to house the homeless and provide them with support services......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 12th, 2019

Center City hotels invest millions into renovations

With more than 2,000 new rooms on the horizon, existing hoteliers are trying to stay competitive......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 14th, 2019

How one yoga studio plans to stay afloat in a crowded fitness market (PHOTOS)

After opening its Folsom studio about five years ago, the locally owned Spotted Dog Yoga has adjusted its business model amid heightened competition on the local fitness scene. "We had to re-create ourselves so that we stood out," said co-owner Nick .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 7th, 2019

How Hovnanian Plans to Stay Afloat in the NYSE

Hovnanian Enterprises is doing everything it can to stay listed on the New York Stock Exchange. It has executed the dreaded reverse stock split to keep its shares afloat on the index......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 29th, 2019

As frustration over homelessness mounts, Durkan announces plans for new shelter beds

Faced with growing frustration over the city's homeless crisis, Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan on Wednesday announced a new plan to increase the number of bridge housing and shelter units in the next 90 days by 25 percent to serve an additional 522 peopl.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 30th, 2018

Supportive housing key in the fight against homelessness

In late 2017, it was reported that Columbus’ annual tally of homeless individuals had declined from the year before — but thousands of men, women and children are still without permanent housing. Emergency shelter is essential, but what comes ne.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 1st, 2018

MoviePass Plans to Raise $1.2 Billion Despite Questions About Sustainability

The controversial company makes another bid to stay alive. In an effort to keep its money-losing business afloat, MoviePass’ parent company, Helios and Matheson Analytics, plans to raise $1.2 billion by selling more shares. The pla.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 2nd, 2018

The future of suburban homelessness? As malls empty, an old Macy"s becomes a homeless shelter.

Kanisha Williams needed a place to stay with her baby and his father. She ended up in a new homeless shelter — at the very same Macy's where she had worked in 2014......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJul 6th, 2018

Stabbert Group plans to stay afloat with debt reorganization and ship sales

Creditors will meet next month to review Stabbert's financial reorganization plan. Until then, two Stabbert vessels are up for sale......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 20th, 2018

Firehouse Ministries plans December groundbreaking after $1M city commitment

Firehouse Ministries will break ground on an emergency shelter downtown for the homeless in December, thanks to a financial commitment from the city of Birmingham. On Tuesday, the Birmingham City Council authorized a $1 million investment from city co.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 28th, 2018

80 more Sears, Kmart stores reportedly set to close

Sears Holdings Corp. reportedly plans to close an additional 80 stores in March as the struggling retailer tries to stay afloat. The 125-year-old Illinois-based company filed for bankruptcy protection in October and announced that it would be closin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 28th, 2018

Sears reportedly closing 80 more stores, including a local Kmart

Sears Holdings Corp. reportedly plans to close an additional 80 stores in March as the struggling retailer tries to stay afloat. The 125-year-old Illinois-based company filed for bankruptcy protection in October and announced that it would be closing.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 28th, 2018

Deutsche Bank To Spend About $2 Billion On Bonuses, Despite "Cuts"

Distressed Deutsche Bank plans on cutting the company's bonus pool by about 10% this year as the bank struggles to stay afloat, while at the same time trying to retain employees, according to a new Bloomberg repo.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 10th, 2019

City of Houston leasing hotels to quarantine first responders, city employees and the homeless

This story excerpt is courtesy of our partners at KHOU 11. Click here for KHOU's full story, and click here for more coronavirus coverage from KHOU. HOUSTON — The city of Houston will soon have two hotels set up as COVID-19 quarantine sites, Mayor.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals18 hr. 50 min. ago

Tampa Bay Wave to launch emergency loan program to help startups during coronavirus pandemic

The Tampa Bay Wave is creating a fund to help their startups stay afloat during a time when many industries is struggling. The Wave announced it is looking to launch an "emergency fund" to offer a lifeline to startups while they are awaiting financial.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 1st, 2020

I"m a pet sitter whose business has been decimated by COVID-19 — here"s what I"m doing to protect myself and stay afloat financially

Courtesy of Sarah Bence Sarah Bence is a pet sitter, travel writer.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 1st, 2020

Stimulus may come too late for some businesses

The economic peril from the coronavirus is growing more stark every day, and the $2 trillion stimulus may not deliver a rescue in time for the many small businesses and families who lack the cash to stay afloat for more than a week or two......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 1st, 2020

Las Vegas moved hundreds of homeless people to sleep 6 feet from each other in a parking lot after their shelter was hit by the coronavirus

Steve Marcus/Reuters A homeless shelter in Las Vegas closed after a man livin.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 31st, 2020