Some of the letters are heart wrenching; a single mom who has just enough money for heat, food and shelter; the disabled Navy vet who is also the father of two, and the little girl who says she’s been good and would like something for Christmas.
The U.S. Postal Service has suspended mail delivery and will keep post offices closed in all six New England states because of the blizzard that has dumped more than 2 feet of snow throughout the region.
Given the perilous state of our finances in general, it’s pretty clear the postal service as we know it is no longer affordable.
Several smoke bombs sent in the mail went off at a local post office on Friday.
Postal workers and community leaders say plans to close hundreds of facilities around the country will have a devastating impact on local communities.
Three major mail-processing centers in Wareham, Waltham and Shrewsbury are all in danger of closing.
The wonders of Facebook notwithstanding, ask yourself – is our culture becoming friendlier, more closely knit, more personal and human?
Ruth has been getting mail addressed to her dog for almost thirty years. What is stranger is that her dog has been dead for twenty of those years.
More than a few Boston-area startups offer products whose success would come at the expense of the traditional postal mail.
NightSide Weekend Commentary – Snow, Rain, Heat And Gloom Of Night May Not Stop The Post Office, But Budgets Might
The Post Office is in trouble.