Post Office

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Monday Expected To Be Busiest Day Of The Year At Post Offices

If you haven’t sent out your cards and packages yet, you’re not alone.


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Post Office Makes Last-Minute Plea For Help Answering Letters To Santa

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.


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Blizzard 2013: US Postal Service Suspends Mail Delivery In Mass.

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.


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Keller @ Large: Time For Postal Service Makeover

Given the perilous state of our finances in general, it’s pretty clear the postal service as we know it is no longer affordable.


The U.S. post office in Norwell.

Smoke Bombs Ignite Inside Norwell Post Office

Several smoke bombs sent in the mail went off at a local post office on Friday.


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Postal Workers Say Closing Boston-Area Facilities Will Be Devastating

Postal workers and community leaders say plans to close hundreds of facilities around the country will have a devastating impact on local communities.


Mail distribution centers in Wareham, Waltham and Shrewsbury are in danger of closing.

3 Local Mail Distribution Centers In Danger Of Closing

Three major mail-processing centers in Wareham, Waltham and Shrewsbury are all in danger of closing.


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Keller @ Large: Is Technology Pushing Away Social Venues And Interactions?

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 30 years.

Mass. Woman Gets Mail Addressed To Dog For Almost 30 Years

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.


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Local Startups Could Hurt U.S. Postal Service

More than a few Boston-area startups offer products whose success would come at the expense of the traditional postal mail.




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