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USPS celebrates Lunar New Year with Year of the Boar Forever stamp

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

By | 2019-01-16T16:00:00+00:00 January 16th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

Celebrate love with the Hearts Blossom 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

By | 2019-01-09T16:00:00+00:00 January 9th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

New Forever stamp honors legendary entertainer Gregory Hines

The 42nd stamp in the Black Heritage series honors Gregory Hines, whose unique style of tap dancing injected new artistry and excitement into a traditional American form. A versatile performer who danced, acted and sang on Broadway, television and in movies, Hines developed the entertainment traditions of tap into an art form for a younger generation and is credited with renewing interest in tap during the 1990s. The first-day-of-issue event is free and open to the public. News of the stamp is b

By | 2018-12-25T16:00:00+00:00 December 25th, 2018|companies, News|0 Comments

USPS Stamps Offer Convenience for Consumers and Business Mailers

Postal Service announced today the new Priority Mail and Priority Mail Express stamps and new stamps for additional ounce, non-machineable surcharge, and 2- and 3-ounce mailings. Joshua TreeCelebrating the desolate beauty of the Joshua tree (Yucca brevifolia) and its distinct desert environment, this Priority Mail stamp depicts a common scene throughout much of the Mojave and Sonoran Deserts. Bethesda FountainWith this Priority Mail Express stamp, the Postal Service commemorates the Bethesda Fou

By | 2018-12-18T16:00:00+00:00 December 18th, 2018|companies, News|0 Comments

USPS to dedicate Year of the Boar Forever stamp

Bright pink peach blossoms highlight the 2019 Year of the Boar stamp, the 12th and final stamp in the U.S. The Year of the Boar begins Feb. 5, 2019, and ends on Jan. 24, 2020. The stamp design features original artwork by Kam Mak with elements from the previous series of Lunar New Year stamps — Clarence Lee’s intricate cut-paper design of a boar and the Chinese character for “boar” drawn in grass-style calligraphy by Lau Bun. The Year of the Boar stamp is being issued as a Forever stamp in self-

By | 2018-12-13T16:00:00+00:00 December 13th, 2018|companies, News|0 Comments

USPS to dedicate Hearts Blossom Forever stamp

Postal Service to Dedicate the Hearts Blossom Forever StampWhat:Twelve colorful hearts visually expressing love’s joyful, bountiful nature illustrate the first Forever stamp issued in 2019 and will be revealed by the U.S. Postal Service during a first-day-of-issue ceremony. News on the stamp is being shared with the hashtag #LoveStamps. Postal Service’s Facebook page can view the ceremony live at facebook.com/USPS. RSVP:Dedication ceremony attendees are encouraged to RSVP at usps.com/lovestamps/

By | 2018-12-12T16:00:00+00:00 December 12th, 2018|companies, News|0 Comments

USPS announces upcoming 2019 stamp ceremonies

Postal Service Reveals Dates and Locations for Select 2019 First Day of Issue Stamp CeremoniesName of Stamp Issuance FDOI Date City ST Hearts Blossom 1/10/19 San Juan PR Lunar New Year: Year of the Boar 1/17/19 Houston TX Black Heritage: Gregory Hines 1/28/19 New York NY Cactus Flowers 2/15/19 Mesa AZ Alabama Statehood 2/23/19 Huntsville AL###

By | 2018-12-05T16:00:00+00:00 December 5th, 2018|companies, News|0 Comments

Arts, Entertainment, History and Culture Headline the 2019 Forever Stamp Lineup

Postal Service today revealed several of the new Forever stamps and other stamps to be issued in 2019. The stamp art features the word “Love” in cursive script below 12 colorful hearts meant to visually express love’s joyful, bountiful nature. The stamp art depicts Missouri in the disruptive camouflage she wore from her commissioning until a refit in early 1945. US FlagWith this new 2019 stamp, the Postal Service celebrates the American flag, the most recognizable symbol of our nation. The stamp

By | 2018-11-19T16:00:00+00:00 November 19th, 2018|companies, News|0 Comments

USPS and Israel issue Hanukkah stamp

Postal Service and Israel Post Jointly Issue Hanukkah StampsNEWPORT, RI — The U.S. Postal Service and Israel Post today jointly issued a Hanukkah stamp that portrays a papercut menorah that can be used to send holiday messages celebrating this ageless tradition. Postal Service Connecticut Valley District Manager, David D. Mastroianni, Jr., served as the master of ceremonies. The Jewish holiday of Hanukkah celebrates the liberation and reconsecration of the Temple in Jerusalem in the second centu

By | 2018-10-15T17:00:00+00:00 October 15th, 2018|companies, News|0 Comments

Kwanzaa Forever Stamp Dedicated Today

Kwanzaa Forever Stamp Dedicated Today Stamp Depicts a family celebrating Annual HolidayRALEIGH, NC — The U.S. Postal Service continues to commemorate Kwanzaa, which celebrates values and beliefs around African-American heritage, by dedicating a new Kwanzaa Forever stamp today. The ceremony took place at the African American Cultural Center at North Carolina State University (NC State). The Kwanzaa stamps are being issued as Forever stamps in panes of 20. Forever stamp are always equal in value t

By | 2018-10-09T17:00:00+00:00 October 9th, 2018|companies, News|0 Comments