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Your Holiday Shopping Guide

I know the title of this post sounds like we’re about to spotlight a bunch of our merchandise, but I want to actually use this space to not just encourage you to shop with small artisans this holiday season, but to offer some advice on how to do it wisely. 706 more words

Postal Service Truck Overturns In Millbrae, Driver Seriously Injured

MILLBRAE (CBS SF) – A driver of a United States Postal Service truck suffered major injuries when the truck overturned Friday morning in Millbrae, a California Highway Patrol spokesman said. 128 more words

News

USPS Takes In More Revenue, Needs To Spend More On Workers And Vehicles

Here’s the problem that the U.S. Postal Service has with making money: it’s delivering more packages to quench our thirst for online shopping, but carrying more packages means that the service needs more and… 166 more words

Government Policy

Video Shows USPS Worker Dumping Bins Of Mail In A Ditch

Yet another United States Postal Service employee is joining The Mail Carrier Hall Of Shame, after being accused of dumping hundreds of pieces of mail into a ditch — while a local filmed the whole thing. 546 more words

Crime & Fraud

'Neither Snow nor Sleet, nor Aging of the Fleet...'

I am a huge fan of the US Postal Service, so their recent years on the Republicans’ Ten Most Wanted list of government agencies has been painful to watch. 458 more words

Dada's Massive Stamp Collection and USPS' First-Ever Diwali Forever Stamp

My grandfather was an avid stamp collector. He’d cringe every time my younger brother and I would go anywhere near his massive stamp collection. We were told not to remove stamps from their original condition or leave any fingerprints behind. 602 more words

The Mail Carrier Hall Of Shame Inducts A New Member Accused Of Interfering With Mail

Are we shocked to hear that a Florida mail carrier was accused of unloading hundreds of pieces of mail into a pizzeria’s trash bin? Not so much, because we’ve seen this happen enough to induct this latest suspect into the Mail Carrier Hall Of Shame, which is a thing we just made up. 388 more words