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Resources for reentering the workforce

Resources for reentering the workforce

With portfolio in hand and tie tightly knotted, Dave Arnold walked table to table at a job fair held Thursday in Williamsburg.

He wasn't looking for his first job, or even his second.

Arnold just turned 77. He retired in 2014 from a career spent in management, but he's on the hunt for a job as a driver or courier.

"We'd like to have enough money to travel," said Arnold. He and his wife live in Newport News, but he said they'd like to travel to Europe.

Arnold joined others looking to reenter the workforce at Thursday's job fair, presented by Peninsula Agency on Aging, AARP and the Virginia Employment Commission. The event targeted seniors and older...