Neither Snow Nor Rain Nor Polar Chill...The mail carrier's creed doesn't mention anything about subzero temperatures, but it might as well, since Wednesday's Arctic conditions weren't staying Chicago area couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds.
Pair Charged After Postal Service Intercepts Package Stuffed With PotA package containing more than 19 pounds of marijuana addressed to 20-year-old Mark A. Sudds was intercepted by the U.S. Postal Service, according to a statement from the DuPage County sheriff’s office. Undercover detectives from the the sheriff’s office then arrested Sudds and another man, 26-year-old Michael Grassman.
Monday To Be Busiest Mailing Day Of The YearAccording to Postal Service spokeswoman Maureen Marion, more than 640 million pieces of mail will be dropped off at post offices, or put in mailboxes on Monday.
Officials Conducting Arson Investigation After Post Office Vans BurnedFederal authorities were reviewing surveillance camera footage as part of an arson investigation, after to U.S. Postal Service vans were set ablaze Monday night.
Hundreds Of Pieces Of Mail Found Dumped In TrashThe inspector general’s office for the U.S. Postal Service said a resident found the undelivered mail in a trash bin on Thursday near the intersection of Drake and Thorndale.
Postal Workers Demonstrate Against USPS Partnership With StaplesRoughly 200 postal workers and supporters picketed Saturday afternoon in front of a suburban Staples store, demonstrating against the postal service partnership with the office supply chain to provide some mail services.
Some Residents Haven't Seen Mail Delivery Since Last WeekIf you haven't gotten any mail since Saturday -- you're not alone.
Postal Workers Worried About Safety After DarkChicago area letter carriers said assaults, robberies, and gunfire have them worried about safety at night.
Post Office Suspends Service To Area After Carrier Is AttackedAn attack on a Chicago postal carrier has stopped mail delivery in one area of the Logan Square neighborhood.
Postal Workers Protest Plan To End Saturday Mail DeliveryMore than 200 irate postal workers attended a hastily-arranged rally on Wednesday in Bronzeville, and put their stamp of disapproval on Postmaster General Patrick Donohoe's plan to eliminate Saturday mail deliveries.
Postal Service Will Halt Saturday Delivery It's the end of an era at the post office.
Ex-Postal Carrier Gets 2 1/2 Years For Stealing $275K In Charity DonationsA former mailman who figured he needed the money more than "The Servants of Mary" was sentenced to 2 ½ years in prison on Tuesday, for stealing mail containing more than $275,000 in charity donations.
Post Office Sees Its Busiest Day Of The YearIf you’re headed to the post office today, you could be greeted with some pretty long lines.
Time Running Out For Post Office's Letters To Santa ProgramTime is growing short for people who want to play Santa under a program run by the U.S. Postal Service.
What's The Cheapest Way To Ship Your Holiday Gifts?'Tis the season, and we're all in a rush to get our holiday gifts bought and shipped. That means things are running full speed at shipping facilities like UPS, FedEx and the U.S. Postal Service.