USPS National and Illinois News

News from USPS National and USPS Great Lakes Area.
07/23/2021 09:40
ABILENE, TX — The U.S. Postal Service celebrates the enduring legacy of Western wear with four fun new Forever stamps. Inspired by the clothing and gear used by working ranchers, the iconic garments and accessories of the American West comprise a unique fashion style
American West Motif Gives Stamps a Tooled Leather Look
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07/22/2021 09:46
WASHINGTON, DC — The U.S. Postal Service reported fourth-quarter service delivery performance data through the first half of July that showed ongoing improvement across all First-Class, Marketing and Periodical mail categories from the third quarter ended June 30.
USPS Reports Ongoing Service Performance Improvements Across All Mail Categories
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07/15/2021 11:37
WASHINGTON, DC — The U.S. Postal Service reported initial fourth-quarter service delivery performance data that showed continued improvement from the third quarter across all First-Class, Marketing and Periodical mail categories.
USPS 4th quarter begins with continued service performance improvements
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07/14/2021 09:11
WASHINGTON, DC — The new Mystery Message Forever stamp from the U.S. Postal Service puts your sleuthing skills to the test! Featuring bright colors and interesting shapes, the new stamp was dedicated today in a ceremony at the International Spy Museum in Washington, DC.
USPS issues Mystery Message Forever stamps
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07/10/2021 10:46
NEW YORK — The U.S. Postal Service issued the Tap Dance stamps today during the Tap It Out — Tap City, New York City Tap Festival in Times Square. The Forever stamps are now for sale at Post Offices nationwide. News of the stamps is being shared with the hashtags #TapDance and #TapDancestamps.
U.S. Postal Service Delivers Tap Dancing Back to Broadway
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07/01/2021 10:35
CHICAGO, IL — Chicago area Post Offices will be closed on Monday, July 5, 2021, in observance of Independence Day. There will be no mail delivery, caller service or Post Office Box service. All services resume on Tuesday, July 6. Post Offices will be open regularly scheduled hours on Saturday, July 3.
Chicago Area Post Offices Will Close July 5TH in Observance of Independence Day
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06/30/2021 12:41
CHICAGO IL — The U.S. Postal Service is hiring employees to work at various Chicago locations as a City Carrier Assistant (CCA). The positions are open now through July 4, 2021.
USPS is Hiring City Carrier Assistants
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06/24/2021 11:33
Bedford Park, IL (604, 605, 609, 612-620, 622- 629) — School’s out for summer. That means more children playing, riding bikes, running through the neighborhood, and possibly playing sports on sidewalks and streets.
Stay Alert While School is Out for Summer
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06/23/2021 14:15
CHICAGO IL — The U.S. Postal Service is hiring employees to work at various Chicago locations as a City Carrier Assistant (CCA). The positions are open now through June 26, 2021.
USPS is Hiring City Carrier Assistants
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06/21/2021 14:33
Bedford Park, IL (604, 605, 609, 612-620, 622-629) — The U.S. Postal Service issued the Sun Science stamps today. The Forever stamps were dedicated during a ceremony at the Greenbelt Main Post Office and are now for sale at Post Offices nationwide. News of the stamps is being shared with the hashtags #NASASunScience and #SunSciencestamps.
Postal Service Makes the Sun Shine Bright With Forever Stamps
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