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  • Central post office should not be sold

    I am concerned about the potential sale of Glendale’s central post office. I wish to voice my opposition to the sale. This is the main post office in Glendale. It is centrally located, convenient to the business and city government district, and...
  • Postal Service proposes increase in stamp prices

    Postal Service proposes increase in stamp prices
    WASHINGTON — Facing a “precarious financial condition” as fewer customers use its services, the United States Postal Service proposed another round of rate increases Wednesday to go into effect in January — its largest price hike...
  • Forever stamps: U.S. Postal Service releases vintage seed packet designs

    Forever stamps:  U.S. Postal Service releases vintage seed packet designs
    The U.S. Postal Service welcomes spring with the new Vintage Seed Packets Commemorative Forever stamps. These first-class stamps, based on photographs of seed packets from a century ago, were dedicated at the Philadelphia National Stamp Exhibition....
  • When public infrastructure goes private

    Consider some of the things that have bound our nation together: Universal postal service at a flat rate, whether you live in Santa Monica or Sitka, Alaska. Interstate highways, built with taxpayer funds and free of tolls. Regulated phone and electric...
  • Suspicious package at mail center in West Lawn sends 3 to hospitals

    Suspicious package at mail center in West Lawn sends 3 to hospitals
    Three people, including two postal workers and a police officer, were taken to hospitals this morning after a suspicious package spurred a hazardous materials response at a sorting facility in the West Lawn neighborhood, officials said. The incident...
  • Schiff criticizes Burbank post office closure plan

    Schiff criticizes Burbank post office closure plan
    Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) on Tuesday said he would fight any move to close the Glenoaks post office in Burbank to cut costs at the financially-strapped U.S. Postal Service. In a letter to U.S. Postal Service Postmaster Gen. Patrick Donahoe, Schiff...
  • U.S. Postal Service lost $1.9 billion in 2nd quarter

    U.S. Postal Service lost $1.9 billion in 2nd quarter
    The U.S. Postal Service lost $1.9 billion during its second quarter -- and losses will continue mounting if Congress doesn't pass legislation giving the beleaguered mail carrier more flexibility in how it runs its operations, the postmaster general said...
  • State could buy downtown Annapolis post office

    State could buy downtown Annapolis post office
    Top state officials will decide Wednesday whether to buy the Annapolis post office on Church Circle to use it for government offices. The Board of Public Works -- comprised of the governor, comptroller and treasurer -- will vote on spending $3.2 million...
  • Christmas delivery woes stack up for online merchants

    The crush of last-minute online shopping that stymied Christmas deliveries for thousands of people served as a harsh lesson to retailers and shippers: The ever-exploding number of Internet orders is making on-time distribution more difficult. Though...
  • Postal workers' union criticizes Staples-run post offices

    Postal workers' union criticizes Staples-run post offices
    California leaders from a national postal workers' union are criticizing a Staples pilot program that has installed dozens of small post offices in the office-supply stores.  American Postal Workers Union leaders said that opening retail units staffed...