New Forever stamps celebrate America’s wild and scenic rivers

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May 22nd, 2019 at 2:52 pm

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Stamps Commemorate 150th Transcontinental Railroad Anniversary

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May 16th, 2019 at 9:20 am

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USPS to issue “Little Mo” stamp to honor 1950s tennis champ

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The U.S. Postal Service honors the legacy of the extraordinary tennis champion Maureen Connolly Brinker (1934–1969) with the issuance of the “Little Mo” Forever stamp. The first-day-of-issue event is free and open to the public. News of the stamp is being shared with the hashtags #LittleMoStamp and #TennisStamps.

Source: USPS to issue “Little Mo” stamp to honor 1950s tennis champ – Newsroom – About.usps.com

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March 15th, 2019 at 11:16 am

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United States Postal Service releases ‘Year of the Boar’ stamp

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To celebrate Lunar New Year , the United States Postal Service is releasing a 2019 “Year of the Boar” Forever stamp, the 12th and final stamp in the Celebrating Lunar New Year series .

An important holiday for many Asian communities, Lunar New year is celebrated with parades, parties and other special events enjoyed on New Year’s Day and the days that follow.

The boar, also referred to as a pig, is one of 12 zodiac animal signs associated with the Chinese lunar calendar. The 2019 Year of the Boar begins Feb. 5 and ends Jan. 24, 2020.

Source: United States Postal Service releases ‘Year of the Boar’ stamp | TribLIVE

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February 5th, 2019 at 10:12 am

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USPS DELIVERY ALERT – ARCTIC TEMPARATURES

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USPS DELIVERY ALERT!!!

The Postal Service is suspending delivery tomorrow in the following Areas and Districts due to the forecasted artic temperatures:

Great Lakes Area –The 3-digit ZIP codes impacted are listed below

  • Greater Michigan District: 486 – 491, 493 – 499
  • Greater Indiana District: 460-469, 472-475, 478, 479
  • Chicago District: 606-608
  • Lakeland District: 530 – 532, 534, 535, 537 – 539, 541 – 545, 549, 600, 602, 601, 611
  • Detroit District: 480 – 485, 492
  • Central Illinois District: 601, 603 – 605, 609, 613, 614, 616, 617

 

Eastern Area –The 3-digit ZIP codes impacted are listed below

  • Northern Ohio District (only the Cleveland & Lima areas impacted at this time): 441, 458
  • Ohio Valley District (only the Cincinnati & Columbus areas impacted at this time): 452, 430 – 432
  • Western Pennsylvania District (only Erie & Bradford impacted at this time): 165, 169-177, 188

 

Western Area– The 3-digit ZIP codes impacted are listed below.

  • Northland District: 540, 546-548, 550, 551, 553-564, 566, 565, 567
  • Hawkeye District: 500 – 514, 520 – 528, 612
  • Dakotas District: 580-588, 570-577, 592
  • Portion of Central Plains District (only Eastern Nebraska impacted at this time): 680-689

We will provide additional information when it becomes available.

 

 

 

 

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January 30th, 2019 at 10:12 am

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USPS to dedicate Year of the Boar Forever stamp

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January 2nd, 2019 at 5:43 pm

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USPS Issues “Sparkling Holidays” Stamps and Souvenir Sheet

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August 29th, 2018 at 3:22 pm

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Eastern Kentucky man to serve on Postal Service board

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President Donald Trump’s nomination of an Eastern Kentucky man to serve on the Board of Governors of the United States Postal Service was approved Tuesday.

Source: Eastern Kentucky man to serve on Postal Service board

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August 29th, 2018 at 9:36 am

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Dragons descend on Post Offices Aug. 9

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July 26th, 2018 at 11:54 am

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U.S. Postal Service Honors John Lennon with New Commemorative Forever Stamp

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July 17th, 2018 at 11:12 am

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