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St. Louis Stamp Expo to take place 2015 March 27-29 St. Louis Stamp Expo to take place March 27-29
The St. Louis Stamp Expo will take place the weekend of March 27-29 at the Renaissance St. Louis Airport Hotel, 9801 Natural Bridge Road, St. Louis, Mo. (Read more...)

Born Feb. 25: Enrico Caruso Born Feb. 25: Enrico Caruso
It is unusual when people who were born in other countries are honored on United States stamps, but not entirely uncommon. One such subject is the operatic tenor Enrico Caruso, who was born in Naples, Italy, on Feb. 25, 1873. (Read more...)

Australia Post reforms would increase rates, slow delivery: Morning Report
Linn's Stamp News gives you a quick look at what's going on in the world of stamp-collecting. (Read more...)

Rate change approved by Postal Regulatory Commission
Higher stamp prices proposed by the United States Postal Service have won the endorsement of the Postal Regulatory Commission and will become effective April 26. (Read more...)

Stamp Market Tips: This overprinted Panama stamp is a good buy Stamp Market Tips: This overprinted Panama stamp is a good buy
Panama — The histories of Panama and the United States are closely linked. (Read more...)

Key Asia items sold in Kelleher & Rogers January sale Key Asia items sold in Kelleher & Rogers January sale
The firm of Kelleher & Rogers held a sale Jan. 9-11 in Hong Kong, of Chinese and Asian stamps and postal history. (Read more...)

Make your reservations now for the Symposium on Analytical Methods in Philately
Do you want to find out how the common scanner can be used to distinguish small color variations? How new techniques can determine whether perforations are real or fake? How different types of visible and nonvisible light can identify forgeries? How science can be used to make collecting stamps even more interesting?

The agenda for the (Read more...)


Calculation error gives magazines a break on postal rates
Magazine publishers had been bracing for nearly a 2 percent postal rate increase in April. (Read more...)

Gallipoli remembered on stamps in New Zealand Gallipoli remembered on stamps in New Zealand's World War I series
Like many countries, New Zealand is commemorating the events of World War I (1914-1918) in a multiyear stamp series.  (Read more...)

Will Congress act on Obama plan to rescue USPS?
After President Obama sent his 2016 budget to the Congress on Feb. 2, Stephen Kearney, executive director of the Alliance of Nonprofit Mailers, asked, "[W]ill anyone take him up on it?" (Read more...)

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