New Location For Procurement Office

first_imgGovernment’s procurement office, including the public tenders office, is moving Friday, Aug. 28. The office will open Monday, Aug. 31 in the Centennial Building, 1660 Hollis St., Halifax, Suite 502. Employees will be accessible by phone during the move. Contact information will stay the same after the move. After the move, vendors can pick up or drop off bids and other tender materials at the Centennial Building between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday. -30-last_img

Fox network sports channels go dark for Dish customers

NEW YORK — Fox’s cable sports networks and some local Fox stations have gone dark for customers of satellite TV provider Dish because of a dispute over the networks’ cost.Dish says the broadcast network was pulled in 17 markets, including New York, Los Angeles, Chicago and Houston. Fox News remains on Dish.Customers of the Sling streaming service are also affected.These types of blackouts have become increasingly common as broadcasters seek to charge cable and satellite TV providers more. Those costs eventually show up on customers’ bills.Dish is offering affected customers antennas for the Fox network. It’s also recommending the Locast streaming service. Those won’t work for cable. It suggests watching NFL games using the TV antenna or the NFL app for mobile.The Associated Press read more