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Vol. 2 of the 2016 Scott Standard eCatalogue is now available
The second volume of the 2016 Scott Standard Postage Stamp Catalogue is now available to (Read more...)

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Breaking Stamp News

Fake stamp for gyrocopter pilot riles Washington Fake stamp for gyrocopter pilot riles Washington
When first-day cover collector Rollin Berger saw the announcement of a new United States forever stamp on what seemed like the website of a congressional committee that oversees the U.S. Postal Service, he was immediately skeptical. (Read more...)

U.S. Stamps and Postal History

Midwest Stamp Dealers Association announces new location for postage stamp show
The following is a release from the Midwest Stamp Dealers Association:  (Read more...)

On This Date

Born May 28: Jim Thorpe Born May 28: Jim Thorpe
Jim Thorpe, a remarkable athlete whose skill and talent spanned several sports in both amateur and professional venues, was born May 28, 1886 or 1887, on American Indian land near Prague, Okla (Read more...)

Stamp Market Insights

Harmers International to conduct spring auction June 6 at Collectors Club in New York City
Harmers International will present its spring auction June 6 at the Collectors Club, 22 E. 35th St. in New York City. (Read more...)

International Stamps and Postal History

Stunning array of Haiti shown to Royal Philatelic Society London Stunning array of Haiti shown to Royal Philatelic Society London
The following is a release from The Royal Philatelic Society London: (Read more...)

Postal News

USPS halts 2015 mail processing plant closures
In what one commentator has called "an early sign of enlightened leadership" by new Postmaster General Megan Brennan, the United States Postal Service has halted plans to close upwards of 82 mail processing plants this year. (Read more...)

Editorial Insights

Head of USPS stamp services Penner keen to help get the news out quickly Head of USPS stamp services Penner keen to help get the news out quickly
On May 18, Mary-Anne Penner, acting director of stamp services for the United States Postal Service, held her first teleconference with members of the philatelic media. (Read more...)

Morning Report

Which Royal Mail stamps were put out the year you were born?: Morning Report Which Royal Mail stamps were put out the year you were born?: Morning Report
Linn's Stamp News gives you a quick look at what's going on in the world of stamp-collecting. (Read more...)