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A U.S. Postal Service tractor-trailer tumbled off a busy South Jersey highway Friday morning, leaving it perched nearly upright off an overpass. Continue reading
ATHENS, Ga. (FOX 5 Atlanta) – The United States Postal Service restored mail delivery to an Athens apartment on Thursday. It had been suspended because of concerns regarding crime. Continue reading
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – After a months-long investigation, Springfield police arrested Eric Encarnacion-Medina outside the Belmont Avenue Post Office this week. Continue reading
TRONA, CA —The Trona Post Office located at 82905 Searless Street, Trona, CA 93562, has been temporarily closed due to earthquake damage to the building structure.
Until further notice, Trona postal customers can retrieve their P.O. Box mail and obtain retail services at Ridgecrest Post Office located at 101 E. Coso Avenue, Ridgecrest, CA 93555. All other mail is being delivered. Hours: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Saturday.
Postal customers can also take advantage of USPS Change of Address for temporary moves if customers are unable to come to the Ridgecrest Post Office to obtain their mail. Information about this service can be found here.
Customers are reminded to bring proper photo ID in order to make mail and package pickups.
We apologize for this inconvenience to our customers and hope to have this office reopened and fully operational again as soon as possible.
The U.S. Postal Service is issuing Woodstock Forever stamps in observance of the 50th anniversary of the most famous rock festival in history.
News of the stamp is being shared on social media using the hashtags #WoodstockStamps and #PeaceForeverStamps.
The first day of issue ceremony will take place Thursday, Aug. 8 at 11 a.m. at the “Play it Loud: Instruments of Rock & Roll” exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, at 1000 5th Ave, New York, NY 10028
The Woodstock Music and Art Fair was held in the small farming community of Bethel, NY, in August 1969. Approximately 500,000 members of the “Woodstock Generation,” a term later used in reference to young people of the time, convened to promote peace and love through music.
Art director Antonio Alcalá designed the stamp artwork which features an image of a dove along with the words “3 Days of Peace and Music,” evocative of the original 1969 promotional poster for the festival.
Jackson, Miss. – Calvin Taylor, 51, of Yazoo City, was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge Carlton W. Reeves to 48 months of supervised probation for embezzling parcels of mail during the course of his employment with the U.S. Postal Service, announced U.S. Attorney Mike Hurst and Special Agent in Charge Christopher Cave with the U.S. Postal Service Office of Inspector General, Southern Area Field Office. Taylor was also ordered to pay a $2,000 fine.
On April 4, 2018, Postal Service Office of Inspector General special agents arrested Taylor after an investigation revealed him purposefully failing to deliver parcels of mail and stealing articles of clothing and shoes from the undelivered parcels.
On January 8, 2019, Taylor was charged in a federal indictment for theft of mail while a postal employee. He pled guilty before Judge Reeves on March 22, 2019.
This case was investigated by the U.S. Postal Service Office of Inspector General. It was prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Bert Carraway.
The global postal industry strengthened its growth figures in 2018, thus clearly indicating that continued diversification and efficiency measures are paying off. Increasing B2C parcels and express volumes – both domestic and cross-border – supported revenue growth for many posts. Continue reading
SHAWNEE, Kan. —
Authorities are investigating after someone blew up a community mailbox over the Fourth of July holiday. Continue reading