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  • Postal Service Releases Dog Attack National RankingsBROOKLYN, NY — The number of postal employees attacked by dogs nationwide fell to 5,714 in 2018 — more than 500 fewer than in 2017 and more than 1,000 fewer since 2016. Postal Service (USPS) highlights technology that likely helps to reduce potential attacks while releasing its annual list of cities with the most recorded dog attacks. The dog may view the letter carrier handing mail to a family member as a threatening gesture. 2018 Dog Attack R
    USPS releases dog attack national rankings

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    Postal Service Honors Post Office Lobby Artwork with Stamps Stamps Highlight Five Post Office MuralsPIGGOTT, AR — Post Office lobby artwork painted in the 1930s and 1940s was celebrated today with the issuance of the Post Office Murals Forever stamps. Postal Service dedicated the stamps today during a first-day-of-issue ceremony at the Piggott Main Post Office in Piggott, AR. “Scores of wonderful murals illuminate Post Office lobbies across the nation and these stamps help celebrate them as Amer
    New stamps feature Post Office murals

  • Postal Service Reveals New Forever Stamp Design Honoring Former President George H.W. Postal Service today announced it will issue a commemorative Forever stamp honoring former President George H.W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum, 1000 George Bush Drive West, College Station, TX. The stamp is being issued as a Forever stamp, which will always be equal in value to the current First-Class Mail 1-ounce price. The Postal Service receives no tax dollars for operating expenses and relies on the
    U.S. Postal Service Reveals New Forever Stamp Design Honoring Former President George H.W. Bush

  • Dates and Locations for Next Round of 2019 Stamp DedicationsName of Stamp Issuance FDOI Date City ST Frogs July 9 Boise ID 1969: Moon Landing July 19 Cape Canaveral FL State and County Fairs July 25 Minot ND Military Working Dogs Aug 1 Omaha NEAdditional information about the availability of these stamps and first-day-of-issue events will be provided at a later date. The Postal Service receives no tax dollars for operating expenses and relies on the sale of postage, products and services to fund

  • Postal Service Issues New Postcard StampsWASHINGTON — Celebrate the beauty and wonder of coral reefs with four new postcard stamps from the U.S. Postal Service. The Coral Reefs stamps will be available nationwide March 29 in Post Offices and online at the Postal Store. Polyps make stony corals, the foundation for most coral reefs, by secreting protective skeletons of calcium carbonate or limestone. Coral reefs are some of the world’s most marvelous ecosystems, sheltering and sustaining about a q

  • Postal Service Issues New Patriotic Stamp Star Ribbon Forever Stamp on Sale Nationwide TodayOAKBROOK TERRACE, IL — The U.S. Postal Service today dedicated the Star Ribbon Forever stamp during a first-day-of-issue ceremony at the American Stamp Dealers Association, Inc., (ASDA) Midwest Postage Stamp Show. Postal Service Board of Governors and the stamp ceremony’s dedicating official. Postal Service. The Star Ribbon stamp features a digital illustration of a star made from a single red, white and
    U.S. Postal Service Issues New Patriotic Stamp

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    Postal Service honors the legacy of the extraordinary tennis champion Maureen Connolly Brinker (1934–1969) with the issuance of the “Little Mo” Forever stamp. In the early 1950s, extraordinary tennis champion Maureen Connolly Brinker dominated her sport. Nicknamed “Little Mo,” the 5-foot-4-inch dynamo used powerful groundstrokes to become the first woman to win all four major tennis tournaments in a calendar year. After her playing career, Connolly Brinker coached tennis and wrote articles about
    USPS to issue “Little Mo” stamp to honor 1950s tennis champ

  • Dates and Locations for Upcoming 2019 Stamp DedicationsName of Stamp Issuance FDOI Date City ST Wild and Scenic Rivers May 21, 2019 Bend OR Ellsworth Kelly May 31, 2019 Spencertown NY USS Missouri June 11, 2019 Honolulu HI Tyrannosaurus Rex June 28, 2019 Washington DCAdditional information about the availability of these stamps and first-day-of-issue events will be provided at a later date. The Postal Service receives no tax dollars for operating expenses and relies on the sale of postage, produ

  • Postal Service Reveals Additional Stamps for 2019 Sesame Street, Tyrannosaurus Rex and Spooky Silhouettes Coming SoonWASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service today announced three additional stamp subjects for 2019. Sesame StreetThe Postal Service honors Sesame Street as one of the most influential and beloved children’s television shows. Tyrannosaurus RexWith this pane of 16 stamps, the Postal Service brings Tyrannosaurus rex to life — some 66 million years after its demise. With the approach of au
    USPS reveals additional stamps for 2019

  • Postal Service is saluting the legendary Marvin Gaye with a Forever stamp — the newest addition to the Music Icons series. The artwork for this stamp features a portrait of Marvin Gaye inspired by historic photographs. The stamp pane is designed to resemble a vintage 45 rpm record sleeve. Another portrait of Gaye, also inspired by historic photographs, appears on the reverse along with the Music Icons series logo. Art director Derry Noyes worked on the stamp pane with artist Kadir Nelson.
    U.S. Postal Service Honoring the “Prince of Soul”

  • The Postal Service will celebrate its Post Office lobby government-commissioned artworks from the 1930’s and 1940’s by featuring five lobby paintings on stamps. During this era, President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s administration commissioned artwork in Post Offices across the nation to provide jobs to artists and illustrate the history and culture of local communities across America. In the 1930s and 1940s, murals brought a touch of beauty to Post Offices across the United States. These works of a
    New stamps will feature Post Office murals

  • Alabama Statehood Stamp Honors its Bicentennial U.S. Postal Service Issues Forever Stamp at Alabama200 EventHUNTSVILLE, AL — The U.S. Postal Service today commemorated Alabama’s bicentennial and entry as the 22nd state in the union with the unveiling of the Alabama Statehood Forever stamp during the Alabama200 ceremony at the EarlyWorks Children’s Museum in Huntsville, AL. The Alabama Statehood Forever stamp features an existing photograph taken at sunset in Cheaha State Park. Customers may purc
    USPS issues Forever stamp celebrating Alabama’s bicentennial

  • Postal Service to Dedicate Star Ribbon Forever StampWhat: The Postal Service is issuing a Star Ribbon Forever stamp. The stamp features a digital illustration of a star made from a single red, white and blue ribbon. Background: The tri-colored ribbon, folded into a patriotic symbol, is intended to evoke the connectedness of the American people. Customers may purchase stamps and other philatelic products through the Postal Store at usps.com/shop, by calling 800-STAMP24 (800-782-6724), by mail thr
    USPS to dedicate Star Ribbon Forever stamp

  • Cactus Flowers Forever U.S. Postal Service Stamps Explore Unexpected BeautyMESA, AZ — The U.S. Postal Service showcases hidden beauty with the release of Cactus Flowers Forever stamps. Cactus flowers generally occur singly, although many separate blossoms might appear on a plant at the same time. Most cactus flowers are large and flamboyant, with colors of white, red, pink, orange or yellow.

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    Postal Service Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2019 ResultsRevenue of $19.7 billion, up 2.9 percent over the same quarter last yearNet loss of $1.5 billionReturn to financial stability requires legislative and regulatory changes, along with aggressive management actionsWASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service reported total revenue of $19.7 billion for the first quarter of fiscal 2019 (October 1, 2018 – December 31, 2018), an increase of $553 million, or 2.9 percent, compared to the same quarter last y

  • Postmaster General and CFO Host Media Call on U.S. Postal Service FY 2019 Quarter 1 Financial ResultsWhat: Media Call on U.S. Postal Service FY 2019 Quarter 1 Financial Results Who: Postmaster General and CEO Megan J. BrennanCFO and Executive Vice President Joseph Corbett When: Friday, Feb. 8, 201911:30 a.m. ET Background: Postmaster General & CEO Megan Brennan and Chief Financial Officer Joseph Corbett will host a media conference call to discuss the FY2019 Quarter 1 financial results that will

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    Postal Service Celebrates Dancer/Actor Gregory Hines As Honoree on New Forever Stamp Newest Addition to Black Heritage Stamp SeriesNEW YORK — The U.S. “Gregory Hines was an extraordinary artist in every sense of the word,” said Acting Chief Postal Inspector Gary Barksdale, who dedicated the stamp. Today Hines’s legacy is perhaps most evident in the increasing popularity of tap dancing as an art form that is still advancing through new creative influences. Customers may purchase the Gregory Hines
    New Forever stamp features dancer, actor Gregory Hines

  • Postal Service Celebrates Lunar New Year with Year of the Boar Forever StampHOUSTON — Bright pink peach blossoms highlight the 2019 Year of the Boar Forever stamp, the 12th and final stamp in the Celebrating Lunar New Year series . “The Postal Service has long celebrated our nation’s rich heritage through our stamp program. The boar, also referred to as a pig, is one of 12 zodiac animal signs associated with the Chinese lunar calendar. The Year of the Boar is being issued as a souvenir sheet of
    USPS celebrates Lunar New Year with Year of the Boar Forever stamp

  • HEARTS BLOSSOM FOREVER U.S. Postal Service celebrates the joys of love with the latest stamp in the popular Love series, the Hearts Blossom Forever stamp. “The Love stamp is traditionally released in time for Valentine’s Day, but it can be used to deliver love for any reason in any season,” said U.S. “In the coming months, the Hearts Blossom stamp will be used to send expressions of love in the mail. The Postal Service has captured the essence of love on stamp artwork ever since issuing the firs
    Celebrate love with the Hearts Blossom Forever stamp

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