HARRIMAN, Tenn. (WVLT) — One is sick; the other elderly. Both rely on the mail for their medication. But about two weeks ago, they said it stopped.
The U.S. Postal Service said Briggs Drive in Harriman is not safe for a mail carrier to turn around.
“It’s terribly frustrating because no one else has a problem getting in or out of here,” said Mike Crow, who lives in one of the homes not getting mail, he said, adding UPS and FedEx have no trouble getting to the homes.
“The street hasn’t changed in over 56 years. The only thing that’s changed has been the postal carrier,” Crow said.
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Customers wait for hours every day at the Flatbush Station post office in Brooklyn, and some call it the worst post office in all of New York City. As CBS2’s Ali Bauman reported, customers Monday were demanding answers about the delays.
Things can get heated inside the Church Avenue post office. Patience is tested as customers often wait for more than an hour for a package.
“Everybody’s waiting on line just to get their package,” a customer said.One man even brought his own chair for his stay.
“I went for an hour – just stood in for an hour,” said Jet Jeudine.“Most times, maybe an hour plus,” said Joy O’Connor.
SAN ANTONIO – About a week ago, Philip Smisek noticed one of the outgoing mail slots on his set of mailboxes was bent, so he fixed it.”Next morning, this whole door was busted open,” he said of the next cluster of mailboxes over, which included his own. “Everybody’s stuff was completely cleaned out.
Smisek’s mailbox on Farber Dale was one of several that have been damaged recently in the Steubing Ranch area. The coordinator of the local Citizens on Patrol said about 10 locations have been damaged since June 1. A KSAT 12 News crew found four damaged mailboxes during a drive through the neighborhood Friday morning. Continue reading →
CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -A Charlotte woman is on the hunt for packages she says never showed up at her front door, but were delivered according to the Post Office.
Angela Riggsbee called WBTV because she said she’s not getting any answers from USPS. “This is outrageous. Ridiculous. It’s crazy,” Riggsbee said.
Three weeks ago, Riggsbee said she was anxiously awaiting two separate deliveries – a custom-made bracelet and a make-up order from the Home Shopping Network. “I saw that the tracking number said that both of these items had been delivered,” she said.
HENRICO COUNTY, Va. — Craig Lewis picked up his paycheck on July 28th at a postal distribution center in Sandston. He was last seen the next day leaving his Caroline County home for his shift with the U.S. Postal Service in Richmond, VA.
The 57-year-old has now vanished and deputies say they can’t rule out foul play. Continue reading →
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Two local United States Postal Service workers went above and beyond to send some happiness and relief to a woman in Texas.
The woman on the receiving end is so thankful that she reached out to 10 On Your Side to recognize the woman who performed the good deed. Although they don’t want the recognition, we’ve decided to give it to them.
The story starts last Tuesday in Newport News. It was just another day on the job for Audrey Cole, who has been working with USPS for more than a decade. Cole picks up and delivers mail, day in and day out.
QUEENSBURY – A postal carrier from Warren County is credited with saving the lives of two motorists, who narrowly missed being crushed by a falling tree limb.
NewsChannel 13’s media partners at the Post-Star newspaper report John Richichi was delivering mail in Queensbury Tuesday when he heard a cracking sound.He realized it was coming from a tree right next to him.
So he ran into the middle of the road and stopped a car just as the huge limb fell to the ground.