Walmart, Ford partner to test grocery delivery with self-driving cars

Walmart Inc. WMT, -0.47% said Wednesday it was partnering with Ford Motor Co. F, +0.10% to test a grocery delivery service using self-driving vehicles. The pilot program is taking place in Miami-Dade County in Florida. Walmart said Postmates, which is already connected to Ford’s digital platform, serves as its delivery partner in Miami…

https://www.marketwatch.com/story/walmart-ford-partner-to-test-grocery-delivery-with-self-driving-cars-2018-11-14

Wall St. Journal: Facebook Morale Takes a Tumble Along With Stock Price

Facebook Inc.’s difficult year is taking a toll on employee morale, with several key measures of internal sentiment taking a sharp turn for the worse over the past year, according to people familiar with the matter and messages reviewed by The Wall Street Journal…

https://www.wsj.com/articles/facebook-morale-takes-a-tumble-along-with-stock-price-1542200400

New Physical Activity Guidelines Urge Americans: Move More, Sit Less

You’ve likely heard the idea that sitting is the new smoking.

Compared with 1960, workers in the U.S. burn about 140 fewer calories, on average, per day due to our sedentary office jobs. And, while it’s true that sitting for prolonged periods is bad for your health, the good news is that we can offset the damage by adding more physical activity to our days…

https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2018/11/12/666744493/new-physical-activity-guidelines-urge-americans-move-more-sit-less

Community Preservation Act (CPA), receives 8 grant requests

CPC Eligibility Grants  Affordable Housing Trust  Easton Conservation Commission – Tufts Farm  Easton Housing Authority – Elise Circle Roof Replacement  Easton Public Schools Muscato Stadium Turf & Track Resurfacing  Oakes Ames Memorial Hall Fire Alarm Radio Box  Smith Farm at Borderland State Park  South Easton Cemetery Corporation – Historic Fence Restoration  Union Villa Field Pickle Ball Courts

Combined Easton school could eliminate need for $60 million repairs

 …the town is considering three options: renovating the Center School by itself, or combining the three early elementary schools (total kindergarten to second grade enrollment: 750) into one facility, which could be constructed on either the Center School or Parkview School site…

http://www.tauntongazette.com/news/20181109/combined-easton-school-could-eliminate-need-for-60-million-repairs/1