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Sweet Occasions/Sweet Thang Employees Still Owed Wages

Just when you were thinking “I haven’t heard a Sweet Occasions update recently,” the Chicago Journal News-Star comes through.

No sweet ending yet
Workers still waiting for wages from bakery
Rodolfo Nava, 53, has seen hard times before, but not like this. Still waiting for the $800 he claims is owed to him by the owners of Sweet Thang Bakery and the Sweet Occasions and More ice cream shops, his face is lined with worry as he sits in a McDonald’s surrounded by his children.
“My landlord has started eviction papers,” said Nava, who came to the United States from Mexico 30 years ago. “When you don’t have a job, you can’t find another place to move.”
Read the entire story at the Chicago Journal News-Star website.

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