| Mar 22, 2013
| 3:33 PM
Facing dwindling mail volume, seven post offices in Orange County are shrinking their hours of operation starting April 1.
The Costa Mesa Post Office at 1590 Adams Ave., the Irvine Harvest Station at 17192 Murphy Ave. and the Irvine Post Office at...
| Apr 7, 2013
Helping companies save money on postage can bring in the big bucks.
Baltimore-based Three Dog Logistics picks up mail from clients with high volumes, "commingles" it with other client mail going to the same ZIP code and delivers it closer to the end...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 5:52 PM
A former postal worker admitted Friday that she stole mail and the money inside those envelopes at a Linthicum postal facility, victimizing more than 250 people, according to the U.S. attorney's office in Baltimore.
Dorothy Jean Gibson, 56, of Windsor...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 2:38 PM
Cyclist Christian Vande Velde of Lemont is among the 11 former Lance Armstrong teammates who admitted to doping during testimony under oath in the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency investigation of Armstrong.
Vande Velde said in an affidavit he had doped from 1999...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 2:04 PM
About six weeks ago, a few readers sent emails complaining because the Tribune had given no coverage to local cyclist Christian Vande Velde’s victory in the U.S. Pro Challenge stage race in Colorado.
My response was to say we felt leery of writing...
| Jun 17, 2012
| 5:17 AM
Kimberly L. Hunter, 41, of Dundee, had worked as a distribution clerk at a Winter Haven post office, reports The Ledger in Lakeland.
Hunter stole approximately 122 pieces of mail and took gift cards worth $5,147 from inside this mail, the Justice...
| Jul 7, 2012
| 5:50 PM
The scaling back of operations at a Northwest Pasadena mail distribution center started Saturday, just days after more than 100 U.S. Postal Service workers and three members of Congress gathered on the steps of Pasadena City Hall to protest the move....
| Nov 5, 2012
| 4:09 AM
The Bay County Sheriff’s deputies, working with the United States Postal Inspectors Office, said a package shipped from New York to Florida contained cocaine and heroin, according to a news release from the Bay County Sheriff's Office.
| Dec 3, 2012
| 5:41 PM
James A. Buck gladly accepted the package at his Parkville office from the deliveryman wearing a UPS uniform.
But minutes later, police swooped in to arrest Buck, 54, and seized the parcel, which had contained three pounds of marijuana he sent to himself...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 3:43 PM
| Mar 13, 2012
| 10:23 AM
The only way to reach Supai, Ariz. (population 208), is to hike or helicopter eight miles to the bottom of the Grand Canyon. TheU.S. Postal Servicedelivers mail and supplies there three days a week — by mule.
Although the country's steepest...