“This all started with a newspaper that landed a few feet shy of its intended target. Greg Dailey has delivered several newspapers in Mercer County for almost a quarter century, and while he does his best to get them where his customers want, his right arm is shot from years of heaving them out of his car window.
‘The reality is, it’s tough for me to throw it that far,’ he explained to the 88-year-old woman on the other end of the phone. She wanted her paper tucked against the garage of her East Windsor home because, as she explained to him last week, she isn’t willing to walk down the driveway to pick it up.”
“And that’s when it hit Dailey like a rolled-up Star-Ledger to the forehead. This woman is afraid to walk even a few steps out of her home. How in the world, with the coronavirus crisis leaving many seniors afraid to even open the door to their homes, was she getting groceries? He called her back.
‘I’m at the ShopRite,’ he said. ‘Do you need anything?'”