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A Portland mailman's last stop is the most rewarding (video): Tom Hallman at large
United States Postal Service mail carrier David Burgeson's arrival is eagerly anticipated each day by the residents of The Heights, a retirement community in NE Portland.
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
Anchorage Daily News
USPS to roll back price hike for rural Alaska packages
A man delivers boxes of Wonder Bread at the landing strip at Newtok, Alaska, June 30, 2009.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Turner Classic Movies, USPS to HonorCharlton Heston with Postage Stamp
Turner Classic Movies and the United States Postal Service are honoring acting legend and former NRA President Charlton Heston with "a commemorative Forever postage stamp."
If You Want Loyal Customers, Find Your 'Inverted Jenny' First
Late last year, the United States Postal Service recreated one of their most famous failures: a 1918 blunder on a sheet of stamps, any one of which is worth a fortune today.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
USPS Mail Truck Catches Fire On 57 Freeway
Thousands of pieces of mail went up in flames early Tuesday morning after a United States Postal Service truck caught fire in Orange County.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Postal Workers to Protest Staples Outsourcing of USPS
Members of the American Postal Workers Union and community activists will picket an Atlanta Staples store during the lunch hour on Tuesday, March 4. Atlanta is serving as a test market for a scheme to move postal services into Staples stores which could lead to the closure of neighborhood post offices.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Greenfield and the Surronding Communities Help Stamp Out Hunger
Every second Saturday in May, letter carriers across America deliver much more than mail when they walk and drive along their postal routes.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
PostSecret Live visits SVSU as students share secrets
And while, technically, the postcards are Warren's after they were sent to him through the United States Postal Service, the secrets are not technically his.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Postal Delivery Concerns After Carrier Returns Mail
Officials with the United States Postal Service say they have fired a North Texas mail carrier for skipping part of his route and not delivering a significant amount of mail by simply marking the letters and packages 'return to sender.'
KZIM-AM Cape Girardeau
USPS postpones closure of Cape mail-processing center
Southeast Missourian Two years ago on Feb. 23, the United States Postal Service confirmed it intended to close Cape Girardeau's Richard G. Wilson Processing and Distribution Facility, saving the agency about $3.8 million annually and eliminating about 100 positions.
'Solar System' on Leaked List of US Postage Stamp Subjects for 2014
The "Solar System" is among the "approved subjects" for United States Postal Service stamps in 2014, according to a list leaked to the press.
Pioneering Tuskegee Airmen trainer to be commemorated on postal stamp
Charles Alfred "Chief" Anderson, an aviation pioneer and instructor in the Tuskegee Airmen, will be honored with his own stamp issued by the United States Postal Service.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
National Review Online
John Berlau: Postal Service Banking
Warren wants to bestow banking privileges upon the United States Postal Service , an organization with executives living high on the hog even as, by Warren's own admission, its "financial footing" is in doubt.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
The Huffington Post
Return to Lender: Postal Banking Can Bring Equity to Communities
Your friendly local post office may have an honorable history, but it's facing tough times, including a fiscal crisis and, more generally, a struggle to keep pace with growing digital communication technologies.
Jimi, Janis And John Lennon To Appear On Stamps on JamBase
Generally, the United States Postal Service keeps the list of stamps they are planning and designing close to the vest.
The Motley Fool
The Incredible Change That Could Save the Postal Service
The Postal Service may be preparing for a fundamental change that could affect the lives and wallets of millions of Americans.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
United States Postal Service Plans to Issue a Steve Jobs Stamp in 2015
The Washington Post has released a Citizens' Stamps Advisory Committee planning sheet from the United States Postal Service which includes a list of upcoming collectible stamps , reprints, and rate changes.
Return to Lender: Why Saving the Post Office Can Help Save Communities
Representatives of the American Postal Workers Union, pictured here at a 2011 protest, have rallied in support of a postal banking system.
During these cold and snowy days when so much has been cancelled or postponed, I am impressed and cheered by the United States Postal Service.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
In These Times
Return to Lender
But now that big banks have devastated the global economy and driven millions of Americans into financial ruin, it's a good time to resurrect postal banking as a more socially responsible alternative.