Former Fitchburg, MA letter carrier, feeling stressed, fails to deliver 758 pieces

Former Fitchburg, MA letter carrier, feeling stressed, fails to deliver 758 pieces

Defendant took mail home rather than delivering it BOSTON – A former Fitchburg postal employee pleaded guilty today in federal court in Worcester to obstruction of mails. Stephen Lehto, 37, pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor count of obstruction of mails. U.S. District Court Magistrate Judge David H. Hennessy scheduled sentencing for April 13, 2018. While […]

USPS celebrates year of the dog

USPS celebrates year of the dog

Lunar New Year Stamp Rings in 2018 Year of the Dog Newest Addition to Stamp Series HONOLULU — 1/11/18 – The U.S. Postal Service today dedicated the Year of the Dog Forever stamp, the 11th of 12 stamps in the Celebrating Lunar New Year series during a first-day-of-issue ceremony at the Chinatown Cultural Plaza. Considered the most […]

USPS Ranks First In Job Performance Poll

USPS Ranks First In Job Performance Poll

St. Louis Letter Carrier Bill Brodtrick delivers mail last week. USPS News Link – 1/8/18 – The Postal Service once again has the best job performance of any government agency, according to respondents in a new Gallup poll. The organization was ranked “excellent” or “good” by 74 percent of consumers surveyed, topping 13 other government agencies, […]

Former Illinois APWU President Sentenced For Embezzlement

Former Illinois APWU President Sentenced For Embezzlement

On December 18, 2017, in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, Lonzell Moore, former President of American Postal Workers Union (APWU) Local 1730 (located in Des Plaines, Ill.), was sentenced to three years of probation and he was ordered to serve 200 hours of community service. He was also ordered […]

Postal Service Issuing Love Flourishes Forever Stamp

Postal Service Issuing Love Flourishes Forever Stamp

What: The U.S. Postal Service celebrates love of all kinds with the Love Flourishes Forever stamp. The event is free and open to the public. Please share the news using the hashtag #LoveStamp. When: Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, 10:00 a.m., Mountain Standard Time Where: CREATIVATION Phoenix Convention Center Ballroom North 120B 100 N. 3rd Street Phoenix, […]

Postal Service to Celebrate 2018 Lunar New Year

Postal Service to Celebrate 2018 Lunar New Year

What: The U.S. Postal Service rings in 2018 with the Year of the Dog Forever stamp. It’s the 11th of 12 stamps in the Celebrating Lunar New Year series. The Year of the Dog begins Feb. 16, 2018, and ends Feb. 4, 2019. The event is free and open to the public. Please share the […]

Postal Service Issues Update To Informed Delivery

Postal Service Issues Update To Informed Delivery

WASHINGTON — Informed Delivery users can now view images of their household’s incoming mail and manage their package deliveries, the Postal Service announced today. More than seven million Informed Delivery users who opt-in to receive email notifications can now view their mail in their daily digest emails and also see tracking information about the expected delivery […]