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Garfield-Perry unofficial first-day cancel for new 10¢ Red Pears stamp

March 27, 2017 09:00 AM

A new variety of the 10¢ Red Pears definitive stamp was issued March 23 with a first-day ceremony at the March Party stamp show in Cleveland, Ohio.

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U.S. Postal Service pushing PRC to lift 10-year cap on stamp price increases

March 24, 2017 02:30 PM

The price cap has proven not to be enough to keep the nation’s mail system from running huge deficits, the USPS said in a March 20 filing with the PRC.

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Stamp show cancel from Arcadia, Ohio, commemorates Amelia Earhart

March 21, 2017 05:00 PM

The stamp design, based on a black-and-white photograph, shows Earhart standing in front of her Lockheed Electra airplane, the same plane that would disappear without a trace on July 2, 1937.

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‘Informed Delivery’ lets USPS customers see their mail ahead of delivery

March 09, 2017 10:00 AM

Postmaster General Megan J. Brennan says this new test program, which should be nationwide later this year, “puts the power of mail onto digital channels.”

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USPS official investigated; more counterfeits surface: Week’s Most Read

March 03, 2017 07:45 AM

Also this week, we remembered former postmaster general Benjamin Franklin Bailar, and opened a new cartoon caption contest.

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USPS inspector general report details possible giveaways, selling of discontinued stamp products by former Stamp Fulfillment manager

March 02, 2017 12:00 AM

The way U.S. postal inspectors are telling it, Khalid M. Hussain, the longtime manager of the SFS center, ran a rogue operation for years.
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