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Worker Passes Out From ‘Syrup-Like’ Smell At NJ Postal Facility

One employee passed out and 11 others felt nauseous after a “syrup-like” odor was detected at a mail distribution center in New Jersey Friday morning, officials said.


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USPS: Houston Leads The Pack In Dog Attacks; Philly 15th

The United States Postal Service released its annual list of cities with the most dog attacks on its employees and this year’s winner (or loser) is … Houston.


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Monday Is The Busiest Mailing Day Of The Year

The United States Postal Service expects to pick up over 34 million packages globally.


Letter carriers loading a truck with Campbell's Soup at their headquarters in Camden. (Credit: David Madden)

National ‘Stamp Out Hunger’ Food Collection Saturday

Donated items go to local organizations like the Food Bank of South Jersey, where it’ll get the agency through some lean months this summer.


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Postal Service Claims Immunity Over Unpaid Red Light Camera Tickets

The US Postal Service is in a spat with American Traffic Solutions, which manages many red light camera programs — including Philadelphia’s. ATS says the USPS is ignoring violations its mail carriers are racking up.


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USPS Releases Dates For Delivery In Time For The Holidays

The United States Postal Service has released its shipping and mailing dates to ensure delivery in time for the holidays.


(Penn grad student and blogger Evan Kalish. Credit: Going Postal Blog)

Local Blogger Had Scoop On Philadelphia Post Office Closures

Evan Kalish, a Penn grad student and creator of the blog ‘Going Postal’, filed a Freedom of Information Act request to get an update on the closures of Philadelphia post offices. The result? News that 13 of 14 post offices considered for closure in the city would be safe.


A two-year-old boy was struck by a mail truck and killed Thursday afternoon in Downingtown, Pa.

Toddler Dies After Being Hit By Postal Truck In Downingtown

A young child has died after being struck by a United States Postal Service truck in Chester County Thursday