USPS National and Illinois News

News from USPS National and USPS Great Lakes Area.
01/15/2021 13:26
WASHINGTON, DC — Major League Baseball All-Star Yogi Berra was widely known for his colorful comments. Today, he receives a new distinction as the U.S. Postal Service announces several additional stamps to be issued in 2021 featuring him, science fiction and fantasy author Ursula K. Le Guin and artist Emilio Sanchez.
USPS announces several additional stamps to be issued in 2021
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01/15/2021 10:23
Springfield IL — On Monday, Jan. 18, 2021, the U.S. Postal Service will observe the federal holiday marking the birthday of Martin Luther King Jr. His official birthday is Jan. 15. The holiday is commonly referred to as Martin Luther King Day or MLK Day. All Post Offices in Springfield IL will be closed and there will be no mail delivery or retail service on this day.
Post Offices Will Be Closed For Martin Luther King Day, Springfield IL
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01/14/2021 11:51
WASHINGTON, DC — There are many reasons to say “I love you” and countless ways to show you care. The U.S. Postal Service begins the year with a new Love stamp. Love 2021, the latest stamp in the popular Love series, features a colorful and lighthearted digital illustration. The first stamp in the series was issued in 1973.
Love 2021
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01/14/2021 11:18
CHICAGO IL — Chicago Post Offices will be closed on Monday, January 18, 2021 in observance of the federal holiday marking the birthday of Civil Rights Movement champion Martin Luther King Jr. His official birthday is Jan. 15. The holiday is commonly referred to as Martin Luther King Day. There will not be any mail delivery or retail service on January 18. All services resume on Tuesday, January 19. Post Offices will be open regularly scheduled hours on Saturday, January 16.
Chicago Post Offices Closed January 18 in Observance of Martin Luther King Holiday
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01/13/2021 10:14
The U.S. Postal Service will honor August Wilson with a commemorative Forever stamp in the Black Heritage series
Playwright August Wilson Takes Center Stage on U.S. Postal Service Commemorative Forever Stamp
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01/12/2021 14:04
ILLINOIS/WISCONSIN — On Monday, Jan. 18, 2021, the U.S. Postal Service will observe the federal holiday marking the birthday of Martin Luther King Jr. His official birthday is Jan. 15. The holiday is commonly referred to as Martin Luther King Day or MLK Day. All Post Offices in Illinois and Wisconsin will be closed and there will be no mail delivery or retail service on this day.
Post Offices Will Be Closed For Martin Luther King Day
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01/08/2021 09:09
Springfield IL — The U.S. Postal Service will release three new stamps as part of 2021 price change:
USPS Will Issue New 2021 Stamps for Price Change
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01/05/2021 08:57
WASHINGTON, DC — The U.S. Postal Service will release three new stamps as part of 2021 price change:
USPS Will Issue New 2021 Stamps for Price Change
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01/04/2021 08:40
The U.S. Postal Service continues its popular Love series with a new stamp in 2021. The first stamp in the series was issued in 1973. The latest one features a colorful and lighthearted digital illustration.
New Love series Forever stamps available Jan. 14
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12/30/2020 11:27
CHICAGO IL — With major snow accumulations covering the region, along with frigid temperatures, one tool is expected to make its return at homes and businesses – the shovel.
Chicago Post Office Says Please Clear Snow and Ice
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