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  • Postal workers protest facility closures

    Postal workers held a rally Tuesday in Pasadena outside the office of Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank), protesting a proposal to end Saturday deliveries and close thousands of postal facilities. The rally was part of a national effort protesting plans to...
  • U.S. Postal Service to hold meetings on office closures

    U.S. Postal Service to hold meetings on office closures
    The U.S. Postal Service plans to hold eight community meetings to solicit public opinion about the proposed closure of 14 Chicago-area post offices, the agency said. The first meeting is scheduled for tonight from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Pui Tak Center,...
  • Take Five: 'Neither snow nor rain nor heat....'

    “Hey, Mary, do you want me to go out and bring in the mail? I just saw the mail truck stop at our box.” Another day of reliable mail service. We residents of La Cañada Flintridge are served faithfully by our letter carriers. We expect our...
  • $25,000 reward offered in Harford post office robbery Wednesday

    The U.S Postal Service is offering a $25,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of a man involved in an armed robbery at the small Benson Post Office between Bel Air and Fallston Wednesday afternoon. The robbery at the post...
  • Indiana Jones and the Mystery of the Lost Journal [UPDATED]

    Indiana Jones and the Mystery of the Lost Journal [UPDATED]
    It's a mystery worthy of an Indiana Jones adventure. Earlier this week, the staff of the University of Chicago revealed that they had received a strange package. It was addressed to "Henry Walton Jones Jr." care of the university, and was processed with...
  • Gifts, Mail Keep Coming To Newtown From All Over U.S. And Beyond

    Gifts, Mail Keep Coming To Newtown From All Over U.S. And Beyond
    — The world has been grieving along with Newtown and the physical manifestation of that grief — a tide of teddy bears and toys, letters and cards, checks and cash, even hams and turkeys — has been delivered by mail and by hand since just...
  • U.S. Postal Service loses $2.4 million an hour in third quarter

    U.S. Postal Service loses $2.4 million an hour in third quarter
    The U.S. Postal Service released a dire financial report for the third quarter, featuring a $5.2-billion loss as first-class mail volume shrinks and the agency continues to default on retiree healthcare benefit payments. For the three months ended June...
  • Former mail carrier pleads guilty to stealing charity donations

    Former mail carrier pleads guilty to stealing charity donations
    A veteran postal carrier admitted Thursday to stealing nearly 30,000 letters containing cash, checks or money orders that he was supposed to deliver to a charity on his mail route in Berwyn, federal authorities said. Frederick L. Taylor stole $275,000...
  • USPS wasted $1.2 million, 682 million stamps on Simpsons run

    USPS wasted $1.2 million, 682 million stamps on Simpsons run
    The U.S. Postal Service didn’t do itself any favors with Homer and the rest of the Simpsons -- less than a third of the 1 billion stamps created to commemorate the cartoon family have been sold. The USPS wasted $1.2 million in printing costs...
  • 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,...
  • Dear Postman, D-liver D-letter D-soon D-better -- especially if there's coke inside

    Dear Postman, D-liver D-letter D-soon D-better -- especially if there's coke inside
    Neither rain, nor snow, nor sleet, nor hail shall keep the postmen from their appointed rounds. -Postal carriers' motto Well, a little snow got in the way of one Florida postal carrier's job. Robert Hunt Jr., a 24-year postal employee was busted...