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No mail delivery and post offices closed on Presidents Day

Post Offices will be closed on Monday, Feb. 17, in observance of Presidents Day. Only Express Mail will be delivered that day. On Tuesday, Feb. 18, normal mail delivery operations will resume and post offices will re-open. Extensive postal information and services are available at USPS.com.

USPS Announces New Strategy to Preserve the Nation’s Smallest Post Offices

The U.S. Postal Service announced a new strategy today that could keep the nation’s smallest Post Offices open for business, while providing a framework to achieve significant cost savings as part of the plan to return the organization to financial stability.

Labor Department seeks damages for former workers at McMenamy’s

Penalties sought for child labor, repeat wage violations at restaurant and banquet facility NILES, Ohio – The U.S. Department of Labor has filed a lawsuit in federal court seeking to recover back wages for 33 current and former workers of McMenamy’s LLC in Niles, Ohio, operated by Kelly Greens Investment Co. Inc., owner Richard Leonard […]

POST OFFICES CLOSED IN OBSERVANCE OF PRESIDENTS DAY

The Postal Service observes the Presidents Day federal holiday on Monday, February 20. All Post Offices will be closed on Monday and there will be no mail delivery, with the exception of Express Mail. For customers needing to mail on the holiday, the Post Office offers 24-hour access to Automated Postal Centers (APC). Using credit […]

Agriculture Secretary Vilsack Announces Funding To Create Jobs, Improve Rural Electric Infrastructure

WASHINGTON — Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced that 27 rural electric cooperative utilities will receive funding for generation and transmission projects, distribution facilities and smart grid technologies. These loans will create jobs and finance rural electric utility improvements benefiting more than 28,000 rural customers in 18 states. “Improving the electric infrastructure in rural areas […]

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