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Oldest Retired U.S. Mailman From Swampscott Turning 105

The oldest retired mailman in the U.S. lives in Swampscott. He turns 105 years old next week.

12/16/2011

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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.

10/04/2011

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Somerville Postal Employees Indicted On Drug Trafficking Charges

The indictment alleged two men sold cocaine while on duty at the Somerville Post Office. Two other men were also charged.

10/03/2011

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USPS May Close 7 Mass. Facilities; 3,200 Jobs Could Be Lost

The Post Master General announced that he will be consolidating more than 250 mail processing facilities across the country, because the USPS lost $8 billion last year.

09/15/2011

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Not All Kids Asking Santa For Toys This Year

When you see a mall Santa taking pictures and laughing with happy children on his lap, you tend to assume he’s getting hit up for the usual toys these days — items like iPods, E – readers, or X-Boxes.

12/16/2010

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Packages Stolen Off Doorsteps In Charlestown

A Grinch is stealing packages in Charlestown.

12/13/2010

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