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  • Glenoaks Post Office closes in Burbank

    Glenoaks Post Office closes in Burbank
    The Glenoaks Post Office closed its doors last month and its two employees were reassigned to nearby branches after more than two years of hand-wringing by residents. The move will reportedly save the cash-strapped U.S. Postal Service $740,270 in...
  • Mail delivery back on track after weather delays, officials say

    Mail delivery back on track after weather delays, officials say
    A dose of polar cold kept some Chicago-area letter carriers from completing their appointed rounds last week, but the mail was back on schedule this week, a U.S. Postal Service spokesman said. Heavy snows followed by subzero temperatures Jan. 6 and 7...
  • Kevin Hunt: Why Is My Mail Delivered Now At 6 P.M.? (Or Not At All In Snow?)

    Kevin Hunt: Why Is My Mail Delivered Now At 6 P.M.? (Or Not At All In Snow?)
    Untimely mail delivery and the Universal Service Fund are today's entries in this edition of "Is It Just Me?" – where no question is too small for The Bottom Line. Q: "For some months, my mail has been delivered between 5 and 6 in the evening, a...
  • 'Ticking sound' winds up being a clock, not a bomb, in USPS mailbox

    'Ticking sound' winds up being a clock, not a bomb, in USPS mailbox
    A bomb squad called in to investigate a loud ticking sound emanating from a U.S. Postal Service mailbox in Westlake did not find any explosives Monday, instead finding a more obvious explanation -- a clock. Authorities were called just before 7 a.m....
  • Inspector general questions Postal Service property sales, leases

    Inspector general questions Postal Service property sales, leases
    SAN FRANCISCO — The independent watchdog for the U.S. Postal Service has raised new concerns about an exclusive contract with real estate giant CBRE Group Inc. to handle leases and sales of postal properties nationwide, saying the arrangement...
  • John Lennon, Steve Jobs and more to be featured on US stamps

    John Lennon, Steve Jobs and more to be featured on US stamps
    During the next few years the U.S. Postal Service will be releasing several pop culture-related stamps featuring icons like John Lennon, Steve Jobs and even Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, The Washington Post is reporting. None of the stamp designs have...
  • Lance Armstrong, the personification of chutzpah

    There’s nerviness -- that was Lance Armstrong denying for years that he had engaged in doping, aggressively insisting that the public and his sponsors should trust his word over whatever some of his colleagues in the sport were saying about him....
  • More than 750 retailers to take part in Wednesday's Free Shipping Day

    More than 750 retailers to take part in Wednesday's Free Shipping Day
    Fewer than 10 days remain until Christmas, and retailers are trying to make the most of the holiday crunch time by luring online shoppers with free delivery offers. Wednesday is Free Shipping Day, a last-minute consumption craze initiated in 2008 by...
  • Wrigleyville moped driver charged in assault

    Wrigleyville moped driver charged in assault
    A Wrigleyville man was arrested Sunday night after he was accused of assaulting a U.S. Postal Service police officer who suspected the man was driving his moped around Lakeview while intoxicated. The man, Eric Dahl, 33, was charged with aggravated...
  • Christmas delivery woes stack up for online merchants

    Christmas delivery woes stack up for online merchants
    The crush of last-minute online shopping that stymied Christmas deliveries for thousands of people served as a harsh lesson to retailers and shippers: The ever-exploding number of Internet orders is making on-time distribution more difficult. Though...
  • Holiday gift guide: ‘The Hobbit,’ ‘Doctor Who,’ ‘Sherlock’ and more

     
    Stressing out about a last-minute gift idea for the Trekkie, Time Lord or Jedi Padawan in your life? Look no […]...
  • Central post office should not be sold

    I am concerned about the potential sale of Glendale’s central post office. I wish to voice my opposition to the sale. This is the main post office in Glendale. It is centrally located, convenient to the business and city government district, and...