12 min ago
Post office appeal decision should come in 4 weeks
The U.S. Postal Service will follow its standard operating procedure after an appeal is filed of revisiting its decision to close and sell its downtown Topeka Post Office building and should have a final announcement in about four weeks, said regional Postal Service spokesman Brian Sperry said.
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11 hrs ago
Misdirected Mail: White House Budget Proposes Damaging Postal Service Cuts
Among the very worst ideas for "reforming" the United States Postal Service are proposals to end Saturday delivery and to shift from at-the-door delivery of mail to a scheme that would force Americans to go and collect letters and packages from central delivery spots.
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Widely recognized as one of the most creative and influential musicians of the 20th century, Hendrix displayed an innovative style that embraced the influences of rock, R&B, modern jazz and the blues, inspiring musical artists of his era and beyond.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Postal Service: Pot Shipments With Fraudulent Return Addresses On Rise
The U.S. Postal Service says mixups like the one that returned a package of marijuana to a Sacramento family they didn't ship are becoming more common.
Father of Black Aviation to be Immortalized on Stamp
Referred to as the Father of Black Aviation, Chief Flight Instructor of the prestigious Tuskegee Airmen C. Alfred "Chief" Anderson, will immortalized on a stamp tomorrow, March 13. The 1 p.m. dedication ceremony, free and open to the public, will take place at Bryn Mawr College's McPherson Auditorium, 101 North Merion Ave. Anderson also has been ... (more)
West Coast Video Site Is Now a Possibility For Post Office Move
Palmer Square Management has decided not to lease a storefront on Hulfish Street to the Princeton post office, as previously planned.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Jimi Hendrix's legacy gets stamp of approval
Generations later, artists still hear the howl of Jimi Hendrix's guitar. Now, anyone who still gets mail may also experience his legacy.
14,000 federal jobs added in President Obama's 2015 budget but...
As the Department of Defense looks to shed uniformed personnel and civilian workers, other federal agencies would see a boost in hiring under President Barack Obama's budget released last week.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Sun Kil Moon released 'Benji,' touring
Sun Kil Moon , the current project of Mark Kozelek , released his newest album, Benji , last month via Mark's own Caldo Verde Records.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
U.S. Postal Service pays $180,000 for unopened post office
The U.S. Postal Service has spent about $180,000 since June 1, 2008, to lease space for a Chinchilla Post Office that's yet to open.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
The Daily Caller
Top ten reasons your post office shouldn't be your bank
As the Obama administration continues its full-on assault on aspects of the private sector lending industry, Americans are now supposed to believe it's purely a coincidence that the beleaguered U.S. Postal Service suddenly wants to offer financial products.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Hearing on sale of Union Square Post Office
Somerville will host a public meeting Thursday to discuss the impending sale of the historic Somerville Main Post Office in Union Square.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Decision to close downtown Post Office is appealed
Topeka Mayor Larry Wolgast said he won't appeal the U.S. Postal Service's decision to close and sell its building at 424 S. Kansas Avenue.
Northwest Music Scene
Musicians to Salute new Jimi Hendrix Stamp in Free Concert at SXSW
Jimi Hendrix, the Seattle rock god who turned the National Anthem inside out with his blistering performance of "The Star-Spangled Banner" at Woodstock will become the latest musician to be honored by the U.S. Postal Service.
USPS Truck Fire Burns 120,000 Letters In Southern California
A United States Postal Service tractor-trailer loaded with mail rear-ended another truck on a freeway in Brea, setting off a fire that burned approximately 120,000 letters , the Orange County Register reports.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Big Time Rush's Kendall Schmidt Forms Record Label, Will Release Solo Album
For the past six years, Kendall Schmidt has starred on Nickelodeon's top-rated show "Big Time Rush."
White House Backs Major Postal Overhaul
President Obama renewed his longstanding call to overhaul the U.S. Postal Service in his fiscal 2015 budget, saying the agency must be reformed to ensure its future viability.
Penn. robbery investigation leads to Goffstown mask maker
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Mon Mar 03, 2014
ABC Action News
5 things you need to know for Monday 1 hour ago
Here are five things you need to know happening in Florida on Monday, March 3, 2014.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Quad/Graphics CEO vows to keep fighting bulk mailing increases
A bill seeking to increase bulk mailing postal rates isn't setting well with commercial and specialty printer Quad/Graphics Inc. , especially at a time when the printing industry is at a tipping point, said CEO Joel Quadracci .