Klein Tools examines how to attract young workers to skilled trade jobs

FWBP Staff, Fort Worth Business Press


Klein Tools annual “State of the Industry” survey – with input from more than 800 union and non-union electricians – highlights when and why millennials are entering the industry. The results also explore how employers can attract the next generation to the trades to end the labor shortage facing the United States.

Klein, […]

By |May 22nd, 2018|

Mansfield Hawaiian Falls will change management again, plans new attractions

NICHOLAS SAKELARIS, Mansfield News Mirror

New management will be taking over Hawaiian Falls this summer with plans to add new attractions to the Mansfield water park in the future.

ProParks Management will sublease the 14-acre water park as it enters its 10th year of operation. Like Big League Dreams, FieldHouseUSA and the StarCenter, the city owns the […]

By |May 9th, 2018|

Church Breaks Ground For Affordable Housing in Mansfield

ROBERT FRANCIS, Fort Worth Business Press


Bethlehem Baptist Church, the oldest predominantly African-American church in Tarrant County, broke ground April 29 in Mansfield for a $20 million affordable housing development with units renting for as low as $400 a month.

The 113,500-square-foot complex is under construction on 5.5 acres at 1197 W. Broad St. The project will […]

By |May 7th, 2018|

Need a job? This Mansfield electronics company wants to hire 150 people

GORDON DICKSON, Mansfield News Mirror

One of Mansfield’s biggest employers is hiring.

Mouser Electronics Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway company, wants to hire 150 people as part of its ongoing expansion. The company distributes semiconductors and electronic components.

The jobs, all full-time, will be at the company’s global headquarters and distribution center in Mansfield.

“The electronic component industry as a […]

By |April 12th, 2018|

Fast-casual Char’d adds fusion flair to Mansfield’s dining scene

ANDREW MARTON, Mansfield News Mirror

Asian fusion cuisine continues to blossom in Mansfield, and Char’d is the newest place to find it. Flavors from Vietnam, Thailand, Korea, and Japan comingle in an atmosphere of jovial, family ownership.

Opened March 16 in a previously unoccupied space in a strip center dominated by a Life Time Fitness center, Char’d: […]

By |April 11th, 2018|