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  • U.S. Postal Service issues stamped envelope with illustration by Md. artist

    The U.S. Postal Service issued an illustration of a bank swallow by Maryland artist Matt Frey Friday as a stamped envelope, the second in a four-part series of swallows by Frey commissioned by the organization. The bird is the smallest swallow in North...
  • Baltimore man, 81, loses his home following lottery fraud

    Baltimore man, 81, loses his home following lottery fraud
    The first caller told Norman Breidenbaugh he had won $2.5 million in a foreign sweepstakes, but there was a catch: Breidenbaugh needed to send $2,000 in fees before collecting his earnings. Other calls followed, promising Breidenbaugh millions more...
  • Government favors big corporations

    We average people vote but we don't get much respect from our government these days nor from some of our representatives. The government gives our taxpayer money and tax breaks to big companies and corporations that don't pay taxes and often don't pay...
  • Let Overseas Military Fax Votes Home

    About 40 percent of ballots sent to America's military members stationed abroad are lost or don't make it back in time to be counted, says state Sen. Gayle Slossberg. That surprising level of what amounts to disenfranchisement is unacceptable,...
  • Local post offices to reduce hours

    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...
  • Five questions with ... John Kennedy

    Five questions with ... John Kennedy
    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...
  • 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

    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...
  • Netflix To Close Bloomfield Distribution Center

     Netflix To Close Bloomfield Distribution Center
    Netflix Inc. will close its Bloomfield DVD distribution center on Wednesday amid dwindling demand for mail-order movies as more and more entertainment is streamed online. The company cited the U.S. Postal Service changes and company efficiencies in a...
  • Glendale City Council calls for no sale of historic post office

    Glendale City Council calls for no sale of historic post office
    The City Council on Tuesday called on the U.S. Postal Service to keep open a historic downtown post office that is at risk of closure. In addition, advocates of historic preservation and postal service users rallied in favor of keeping the 80-year-old...
  • Extreme work conditions; some in Ozarks suffer in heat wave while others deal with freezing temps

    Extreme work conditions; some in Ozarks suffer in heat wave while others deal with freezing temps
    After a mild summer, the Ozarks is enduring a late summer heat wave. For those who work in it, that heat can be dangerous but so can working in freezer-like conditions. While it’s hard to imagine working in freezing conditions on a day like today,...