Ricin-laced letters leading to a Miss. mystery Of three ricin-laced letters mailed this month to public officials, only one made it into the hands of an intended target, 80-year-old Mississippi judge Sadie Holland. Investigators are working to piece together what motivated someone to send the letters to her, President Barack Obama and U.S. More
Secret Service Cites Suspicious Material in Letter to Obama A letter addressed to President Obama, containing a suspicious substance, was intercepted at a screening facility outside the White House, officials said on Wednesday. The letter was intercepted at a screening facility outside the White House, the Secret Service said. More
Postal Service backs down on cutting Saturday mail The U.S. Postal Service says it will delay plans to cut Saturday mail delivery because Congress isn't allowing the change. The Postal Service said in February that it planned to cut back in August to five-day-a-week deliveries for everything except packages, as a way to hold down losses. More
Harrison postal worker suspended, accused of stealing mail - WLWT ... not been officially charged with a crime, post office officials said. ... United States Postal Service Inspector General's Office at ... 10/17/2014 - 6:39 am | View Link
Renamed post office honors labor leader - Newsday ... children and 14 grandchildren, national postal officials and dozens of ... right to collective bargaining, said Richard Uluski, USPS vice ... 10/16/2014 - 8:48 am | View Link
What’s happening in Central Jersey: Oct. 12 and later - Home News Tribune Northern New Jersey postal officials recommend the Postal Service’s www.usps.com website and 24/7 Self Service Kiosks at select Post Offices... 10/11/2014 - 11:23 am | View Link
International Zing!s 2 days ago - Tallahassee Democrat Letter carrier still delivered. Kudos to the USPS! ... That way, the elected officials would only have a short period to steal and we wouldn't 10/11/2014 - 10:49 am | View Link
State health officials: 2nd Ebola case in Texas FedEx Ground Says Its Drivers Aren't Employees. The Courts Will Decide Batman Stamps: Collectors Say Despicable, USPS Says Brilliant Why Retailers Will Love the Apple Pay Era Why Are Chinese Millionaires Buying Mansions in an L.A. Suburb? Gone in an ... 10/12/2014 - 10:26 am | View Link
USPS officials warn of email scam Scams occur in many forms and the United States Postal Service and the public have become victims lately. USPS is warning the public not to fall prey to a recent scam involving the government agency that involves emails being sent to postal customers that ... 06/17/2014 - 9:00 pm | View Link
USPS records $1.9 billion in loses for fiscal 2014 Q2; Officials again call for Congressional help The Postal Service reported a $1.9 billion loss for the second quarter of fiscal 2014 and again implored Congress to pass legislation to save the floundering agency. That marks the 20th of the last 22 quarters the Postal Service has sustained a loss. 05/8/2014 - 9:00 pm | View Link
USPS officials determining future of Redlands Post Office REDLANDS >> A package containing documents related to the potential closure of the historic Redlands Post Office has been shipped to Washington. There, Postal Service officials will review a study, notes from a public forum and customer comments before ... 11/21/2013 - 12:09 am | View Link
USPS officials respond to complaints about East Falls site's management, appearance and stamp shortage Collecting local complaints After months of rescheduling, Philadelphia Postmaster Howard Sample was present at Monday ... Sample, a Philadelphia native and 29-year USPS veteran who was appointed to his position in September, underscored the problems ... 01/14/2013 - 11:00 am | View Link
eOPF Welcome to eOPF Employee Self Service: Welcome to eOPF Employee Self Service. You may view and print documents in your electronic Official Personnel Folder. 10/21/2014 - 11:02 am | View Website
Access To Your USPS Official Personnel Folder | Access To Your USPS Official Personnel Folder It’s all yours – eOPF: My official personnel folder. Where can employees go — anytime, anywhere — to look at ... 10/21/2014 - 9:50 am | View Website
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Postal Facts A great resource on what we do at USPS and how we do it. From the overall size and scope of the business to the top 10 things you should know about us and everything ... 10/20/2014 - 7:03 pm | View Website
USPS progresses with operational efficiencies WASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service today announced it will move forward with its proposal to change service standards. This action is being taken in ... 10/20/2014 - 6:52 am | View Website
The following is a sampling of reports taken by the Wilmington Police Department and the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office from Oct. 16-22:
THURSDAY, OCT. 16
Shots fired – 3:46 a.m., 200 block of S. 11th St.
Shots fired – 4:01 a.m., 600 block of Bunting Drive.
Property damage – 6:50 a.m., 317 Racine Drive.
Property damage – 8:04 a.m., 1912 Gufford Drive.
Theft of a Magna bicycle – 8:51 a.m., 4930 Pepys Lane.
Auto burglary in which an MP3 player and a day spa gift certificate were stolen – 9:30 a.m., 6305 Old Orchard Drive.
Residential burglary in which $20 was stolen – 10:50 a.m., 416 Cobblestone Drive.
Auto burglary in which $115 was stolen from two vehicles – 11:33 a.m., 113 Alameda Drive.
Theft of four kitchen faucets and a bathroom faucet – 1:21 p.m., 146 Hinton Ave.
Theft of $65 – 2:26 p.m., 415 N.
The Wilmington City Council recently voted to donate 21 vehicles with a combined value of $45,300 to four nonprofits.
Yet the city's largess may have a budgetary consequence. Vehicles or equipment declared surplus would otherwise be sold at auction and the proceeds would return to the city's coffers.
In the past, the number of donated vehicles at one time has been in the single digits, said Dylan Lee, a city spokesman.
The number is higher this time for two reasons, he said.