USPS National and Illinois News

News from USPS National and USPS Great Lakes Area.
Self Service Kiosk available at select Post Offices, mail will be collected
Illinois and Wisconsin Post Offices to Close in observance of Presidents’ Day
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WASHINGTON -- Excluding the effects of a $1.7 billion change in its workers' compensation liability due to fluctuations in interest rates, the U.S. Postal Service posted a net loss of approximately $200 million for the first quarter of fiscal year 2017 (October 1, 2016 - December 31, 2016).
USPS FY 2017 first quarter results
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ROCHELLE, IL — Are you receiving emails from the Postal Service about missing a package delivery?
Stay On Guard!
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WASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service today kicked off this year’s Black History Month observances by dedicating the Dorothy Height Forever stamp during a ceremony at Howard University.
Women’s, civil rights legend Dorothy Height honored with Forever stamp
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WASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service dedicated a new U.S. Flag stamp today at the Southeastern Stamp Expo in Norcross, GA, continuing the organization’s tradition of celebrating patriotism through stamps that feature one of our nation’s most recognizable symbols. The stamp features a detail from a photograph of the billowing Stars and Stripes.
USPS releases U.S. flag stamp
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INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Yesterday, the U.S. Postal Service dedicated the Year of the Rooster Forever stamp, the 10th of 12 stamps in the Celebrating Lunar New Year series during a First-Day-of-Issue ceremony at the Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience.
Lunar New Year Stamp Rings in 2017
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WASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service will commemorate the centennial of President John F. Kennedy’s birth by dedicating a Forever stamp in his honor at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum in Boston.
JFK Forever Stamp to be Dedicated on Presidents Day
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WASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service’s new Love Skywriting Forever stamp image will be replicated – weather permitting – by a skywriting pilot linked to iconic aviator Charles Lindbergh at noon tomorrow following the 10 a.m. PT/1 p.m. ET First-Day-of-Issue ceremony that takes place at the Planes of Fame Air Museum in Chino, CA. A test flight is also scheduled to fill the skies over Chino with the giant word “Love” today.
Love Takes to the Air Tomorrow on New Love Skywriting Forever Stamp
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ROCKFORD, IL — The Rockford Post Office will be open Christmas Eve, Saturday, December 24.
Rockford Post Office Open Christmas Eve, New Year’s Eve
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CHICAGO — Because Christmas Day and New Year’s Day fall on Sunday this year, Post Offices will be closed on Monday, December 26th and Monday January 2nd, the observed federal holidays.
Area Post Offices Closed Monday December 26th and January 2nd
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