The quick and the late: Testing same-day delivery
NEW YORK (AP) — It was a Friday and I was eagerly awaiting my vegetable spiralizer, red wine and Roku stick. They all arrived as promised.
But where was that book and makeup I ordered? And my pizza?
Same-day delivery offers the tantalizing convenience of online ordering with nearly the same immediacy of store buying. But how well are stores pulling it off? I settled in on my couch and spent a Friday trying several different services, from traditional retailers to online-only merchants.
BRIDGEPORT — A career fair for the formerly incarcerated will be held in the city Thursday morning.
From 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., former offenders can participate in the job fair at the Margaret E. Morton Government Center on Broad Street. The fair is hosted by Career Resources, Inc., in partnership with the city.
What to watch this week: A look at Whitney Houston’s life off the stage
Biopics love nothing more than a young talent with a troubled life.
Witness the cascade of specials about the life and death of Princess Diana.Thursday marks 20 years since the Paris car crash that took her life, and the commemorative looks back haven’t stopped coming; another is due from NBC on Sept. 1.
Bridgeport — No shortage of Democrats willing to serve on the city school board.
Seven have applied for the seat left vacant by State Rep. Andre Baker and six will be interviewed when rest of the school board meets in special session starting at 6 p.m. Monday inr Room 305 of City Hall.