Category : postal service

#DidYouKnow

November 15th, 2013

#DidYouKnow >
In 2012, more than 5,000 letters were sent to Santa.

Letters can be dropped in the #mailbox starting today through Dec.12.

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The Singing Postie

July 26th, 2013

‪#‎PostalNews‬:

“I started wearing my iPod on my chest and I started singing, and then my pace picked up, and now I am getting faster — loving delivering my mail and singing,”

Full article here: http://tinyurl.com/lp6emqu

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Johnny Cash Stamp

June 7th, 2013

The US Postal Service‘s new Forever postage stamp honoring Johnny Cash is being unveiled today at a special ceremony at the historic Ryman Auditorium in Nashville with a gathering of country music stars! What do you think of the stamp?

http://tinyurl.com/kwhqj2c

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“Neither Rain, Nor Sleet…”

June 7th, 2013

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We love our postal workers!

Tom Vierra | Million Miles Club

May 28th, 2013

After three decades of carrying mail through the streets of Swansea placing it in boxes and dropping it in slots, battling wind, snow, rain and dogs, Tom Vierra parked his postal truck for the last time on Monday.

Vierra, 62, reached a double milestone: his retirement from the US Postal Service’s Swansea branch after 32 years of service. More than that, he was recognized for more than a million miles of safe driving during his career. Congratulations!

 

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USPS Fact!

May 22nd, 2013

Did you know?

The five most common street names in the country are Main, 2nd, Maple, Oak and Park — in that order. Thats a US Postal Service Fact!

 

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Million Mile Club

May 22nd, 2013

If anyone ever goes postal in Mountain View, California, there’s very little chance it will be David Tse.

Tse has been a mail carrier with the United States Postal Service for 31 years. “I love my job,” says Tse. “I like my job so much I can’t quit.”

As a result, he has been honored in San Francisco, California for driving an estimated one million miles each without having a preventable accident, will receive a plaque from the National Safety Council for his accomplishment, and will receive a lifetime membership in the Council’s ‘Million Mile Club.’

 

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Ballet Classes?

May 3rd, 2013

“Your mail should know you at least as well as your spouse does”

Fantastic content via U.S. Postal Service
Watch here: http://tinyurl.com/co4aevw

 

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Postal Outfits

May 2nd, 2013

Today’s cutest Postal Outfits come via Melmammina Blogspot.

Featured is Lucas & Anthony who were dressed for Halloween last year :)

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Postal History

April 24th, 2013

For your browsing pleasure is a grand photo of a Mailman emptying a mailbox, automobile marked “United Mail” at curb. It was made in between 1909 and 1930.

 

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