USPS issues Year of the Dog stamp

HONOLULU — The U.S. Postal Service today dedicated the Year of the Dog Forever stamp, the 11th of 12 stamps in the Celebrating Lunar New Year series during a first-day-of-issue ceremony at the Chinatown Cultural Plaza. Considered the most important holiday of the year for many Asian communities around the world, the Lunar New Year […]

USPS to dedicate Lena Horne Forever stamp

Postal Service to Salute Black History Month What: The U.S. Postal Service will honor legendary performer and civil rights activist Lena Horne on the 41st stamp in the Black Heritage stamp series. Please share the news using hashtags #LenaHorneForever and #BlackHeritageStamps. When: Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018, 10:30 a.m., Eastern Standard Time Where: Peter Norton Symphony […]

USPS: Disney Villains take center stage on Forever Stamps

Disney Studio’s Ink & Paint Department to be Celebrated on Forever Stamps Featuring Disney Villains Tomorrow 7/14/17 ANAHEIM, CA — Tomorrow, the U.S. Postal Service will celebrate the rich legacy of the Walt Disney Studio’s Ink & Paint Department by dedicating a sheet of 20 Forever stamps featuring 10 classic Disney Villains. Postmaster General Megan […]

USPS: Artist Andrew Wyeth’s 100th Birthday Commemorated Through Forever Stamps

Stamps Highlight 12 Iconic Paintings CHADDS FORD, PA — Andrew Wyeth, one of the most prominent artists of the 20th-century — whose realistic style defied artistic trends — was commemorated today on his birth centennial with the issuance of 12 Forever stamps highlighting his paintings. The Andrew Wyeth Forever stamps were dedicated in his home […]

USPS: Temple Beth El of Boca Raton FL to host Hanukkah stamp dedication November 1st

National Stamp Event Comes to South Florida 10/27/16 BOCA RATON, FL — The U.S. Postal Service invites the public to its national First-Day-Of-Issue (FDOI) Hanukkah stamp dedication ceremony at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, November 1, at Temple Beth El of Boca Raton, 333 SW 4 Ave, Boca Raton, FL. The public is asked to share […]

Henry James Is 31st Inductee in U.S. Postal Service’s Literary Arts Stamp Series

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service honors Henry James (1843–1916), a towering figure in American literature, with a non-denominated three-ounce-rate stamp. The stamp, issued today and priced at 89 cents, is the 31st entry in the Literary Arts stamp series. In novels and stories that often explored the complex interplay between Americans and Europeans, James […]

USPS: Wonder Woman’s 75th Anniversary to be Celebrated on Forever Stamps

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service, in partnership with Warner Bros. Consumer Products and DC Entertainment, previewed four Forever stamps today that commemorate the 75th anniversary of one of the most iconic Super Heroes of all time — Wonder Woman. The stamp pane will be among other Wonder Woman related items revealed at 3 p.m., […]

Seventh National Parks centennial stamp features Glacier Bay National Park

Stamp Highlights Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve 4/12/16 WASHINGTON — A stunning photograph of Glacier Bay was previewed today as the seventh of 16 Forever Stamp images to be revealed over a three-week period to celebrate the National Park Service’s 100th anniversary. Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, AK The stamp image is a […]

USPS: Carlsbad Caverns is 5th stamp celebrated in National Parks series

Stamp Highlights New Mexico’s Carlsbad Caverns National Park WASHINGTON — A dramatic photograph of the interior of Carlsbad Caverns was previewed today as the fifth of 16 Forever Stamp images to be revealed over a three-week period to celebrate the National Park Service’s 100th anniversary. Carlsbad Caverns National Park, NM The stamp image is a […]