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Tuesday | BellaOnline

First Day Covers Grace Period

A first-day cover is supposed to be cancelled on its first day of being issued. The chances are great that any modern first-day cover you have in your collection may not have been cancelled on the first day of its issuance.

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Related Topix: Transportation, United States Postal Service

Tuesday | The Daily Record

Fighting to save Ohio postal service jobs

In 2015, the United States Postal Service plans to close and consolidate up to 82 mail processing facilities across the country including ones in Akron, Dayton, Toledo and Youngstown putting 15,000 jobs at risk.

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Related Topix: Ohio, Transportation, United States Postal Service, Opinion

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Art Daily

Thomas Moran's Grand Canyon one of four works included in Forever Stamp series

A painting in the collection of The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art will be included in a new series of Forever stamps.

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Related Topix: Transportation, United States Postal Service

YourErie

Casey, Bipartisan Group of Senators Push to Keep Post Offices Open

U.S. Senator Bob Casey along with a bipartisan group of 48 other senators, called on Senate Appropriators to prevent the United States Postal Service from consolidating up to 82 mail processing facilities nation-wide, which would eliminate up to 15,000 more jobs in 2015.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Robert Casey, Democrat, Senator Bob Casey, The Postal Service, Indie, Transportation, United States Postal Service, Pennsylvania

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Red Bluff Daily News

Vina post office may have hours cut; meeting scheduled Tuesday

The Vina post office could have its hours of operation cut. United States Postal Service officials will hold a meeting to gather public input on the topic at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Vina grammar school.

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Related Topix: Transportation, United States Postal Service

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Toledo Blade

Suburban crime log: 8-16

United States Postal Service, 3000 block of Dustin, mail from mailbox in 1900 block of North Stadium, mail was later recovered.

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Related Topix: Transportation, United States Postal Service

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Southwest Times

Left hands on the right side

Four mail carriers working for the United States Postal Service in Pulaski have a disadvantage that most of their coworkers don't have - they are left-handed.

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Related Topix: Transportation, United States Postal Service, Pulaski, VA

Fri Aug 08, 2014

News Journal

Ohio postal worker accused of trashing mailOhio postal worker accused ...

Ohio postal worker accused of trashing mail An Ohio postal worker is on unpaid leave after allegations she threw out mail Check out this story on mansfieldnewsjournal.com: http://ohne.ws/1nzqz7q An Ohio postal worker has been placed on unpaid leave while the United States Postal Service investigates allegations she threw out mail.

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Related Topix: Transportation, United States Postal Service, Cincinnati, OH, Norwood, OH

Thu Aug 07, 2014

WLWT-TV Cincinnati

Bond Hill postal worker under fire accused of dumping mail in dumpster

The man who caught it all on camera wants to remain anonymous but also wants everyone to know what he recorded on his phone from his apartment in the 4800 block of Paddock Road in Bond Hill.

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Related Topix: Transportation, United States Postal Service

Tue Aug 05, 2014

KAUZ

Stamping Out Hours

The Scotland Post Office will not close, but there will possibly be a reduction of post office hours.

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Related Topix: Transportation, United States Postal Service

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Myrtle Beach Online

Myrtle Beach postal carrier Art Ray celebrates 50 years with USPS

Every morning at 7:30, Arthur Ray sorts mail into small, vertical slots labeled with addresses.

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Related Topix: Myrtle Beach, SC, Transportation, United States Postal Service, Patrick, SC

Fri Aug 01, 2014

Grayson News Gazette

Millwood Post Office's hours to be cut

On Tuesday, July 29, representatives from the United States Postal Service held a community meeting in Millwood to discuss the reasons for the upcoming reduction of post office hours.

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Related Topix: Transportation, United States Postal Service, Millwood, KY, Caneyville, KY, Munfordville, KY

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Digital Photography Review

Lens Rentals Canada halts service citing 'serious issues' with Canada Post

Lens Rentals Canada has announced that it is temporarily not accepting new orders.

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Related Topix: Transportation, Canada Post

AmericanBankingNews.com

Stamps.com Stock Price Down 8.8% After Earnings Miss

Stamps.com shares fell 8.8% during trading on Thursday after the company announced weaker than expected quarterly earnings, American Banking and Market News reports.

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Related Topix: Transportation, Retail, Stampscom

Seeking Alpha

Stamps.com's (STMP) CEO Ken McBride on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results Call.

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Related Topix: Transportation, Retail, Stampscom, Corporate / Securities Law, Law, Internet, Science / Technology

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Wahkiakum County Eagle

Postal service outlines plans for Skamokawa, Rosburg

Mike McGuire, who oversees all the post offices in the 986-- zip code area for the United States Postal Service, spoke to residents this week in Rosburg and Skamokawa about the USPS plan to keep their local post offices open by reducing the number of hours the window at each post office will remain open.

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Related Topix: Skamokawa, WA, Rosburg, WA, Transportation, United States Postal Service, Naselle, WA, Cathlamet, WA

Inside Bay Area

Berkeley: Nader talk supports post office activists

Anti-corporatist consumer advocate Ralph Nader, 80, stood on the steps of the city's historic downtown post office July 29 and praised efforts of the more than 150 people gathered there for their two-year fight to save the landmark building, which the U.S. Postal Service wants to sell.

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Related Topix: Berkeley, CA, Startups, Collaborate, Transportation, United States Postal Service, Pension, Personal Finance

Freshnews

Stamps.com Announces Second Quarter 2014 Results

During the second quarter, Stamps.com acquired ShipStation , a leading provider of subscription based online shipping solutions that allow online retailers and e-commerce merchants to organize, process, fulfill and ship their orders quickly and easily.

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Related Topix: Transportation, Retail, Stampscom, Internet, Science / Technology, Marketing

Miami Today

Profile: Enrique Suarez

How many delivery points are there in Miami to mail a letter to? North of 700,000.

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Related Topix: Transportation, United States Postal Service

Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Messenger

More post office cutbacks looming for area towns

Residents of the Kossuth County community of Titonka learned Tuesday evening that the customer service window at their local post office will be open four hours a day on weekdays, starting in October.

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Related Topix: Titonka, IA, Kossuth County, IA, Transportation, United States Postal Service, Barnum, IA, Duncombe, IA, Clare, IA

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