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Time Warner Job Fair, Cloudy and Cold, Las Vegas Implosion

Time Warner job fair. (Source: WOIO) Time Warner job fair. (Source: WOIO)
AKRON, OH (WOIO) -Good news for job seekers: Time Warner Cable is hiring more than 40 people at its Akron operations.
"We are looking to fill a number of full-time, inbound sales representative positions in our Akron office, which provides many employment opportunities for this region of the state," said Joe Pearson, Senior Director of Telesales at Time Warner Cable, "With the roll out of new products and services this year, the increased workforce is needed to assist customers."
According to Time Warner Cable, inbound sales representatives are responsible for selling residential cable, internet, home phone, and home management/security services. This position is required to sell, transfer, provide information, and offer assistance on all aspects of cable services to potential and current customers by telephone.

TWC will host a hiring event Tuesday Feb. 10 from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. at 530 S. Main St. Suite 1751, in Akron.
Job candidates will have the opportunity to meet sales leaders and ask questions about hours, pay, training, and job responsibilities.
All positions offer competitive compensation structures and an extensive benefits package.
Applicants should click here to apply online and complete an assessment prior to the event and use the following code: 163162.
They will also need to bring a copy of their resume to the hiring event.

TUESDAY: Super cold start…slow to warm… Partly cloudy. High: 25

TUESDAY NIGHT: Mostly cloudy LOW: 22

WEDNESDAY: Mostly cloudy to start. Light snow showers…. 1” overnight. High: 37

LAS VEGAS (AP) - With a 4,400-pound explosive punch, a Las Vegas hotel turned into a pile of rubble early Tuesday.
The 12-story Clarion casino-hotel became the 13th hotel to gain implosion infamy in a town that explodes the old to make way for the new.
"Hopefully 13 will be a lucky number," Lorenzo Doumani, the site's new owner and developer, said a few hours before he and his family counted down to the Clarion's final seconds at nearly 3 a.m., flanked by two showgirls and having listened to a pre-implosion soundtrack of Frank Sinatra.
The 200-room casino-hotel opened in 1970 as the Royal Inn and was called the Debbie Reynolds - for its one-time owner - as well as the Greek Isles and the Paddle Wheel.
Amanda Dickerson had never stayed at the Clarion or any of its incarnations, but she reveled in its demise early Tuesday morning after traveling from Ripon, Wisconsin, to check an unlikely item off her life's bucket list: witness a building implosion in person.
"We don't do this in Wisconsin," she said after the dust had almost settled. "It was truly amazing."
Dickerson, 35, her boyfriend Pete Kuhn, 38, and Las Vegas local Cherie DeWilde, who first alerted her friend to the impending implosion, had been scoping out the casino-hotel earlier Monday when they got to talking with the construction crew. After telling their tale, the trio earned an exclusive invite to watch the building crumble from across the street alongside the developer, his family, friends and members of the press.
"It was one of the best experiences of my life," Dickerson said.
Pointing to the leftover rubble, Kuhn joked that it resembled something else.

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