Buffalo man’s identity stolen after mail redirected to new address

11/6/17 BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB)- A North Buffalo man is trying to regain control of his identity. A scammer stole his personal information by manipulating the U.S. Postal Service. He’s warning others to be vigilant and calling on the USPS to change its procedures. When Evan Cominsky got a letter in the mail from the USPS, he […]

USPS Accepting Applications for Casual Mail Handlers in Pittsburgh PA area

Holiday Hiring for Casual Mail Handlers The United States Postal Service is actively seeking applications for temporary positions at the Network Distribution Center (NDC) and at the Pennwood Place – Processing and Distribution Center (P&DC) both located in the Thornhill Industrial Park in Warrendale, PA. Applications are also sought for the Pittsburgh P&DC and Annex […]

NTEU Says Trump Elimination of Labor-Management Councils is Shortsighted

10/2/2017 Washington, D.C – The administration’s decision to dismantle national labor-management councils is a major step backward in the relationship between managers and frontline federal employees and will weaken efforts to make government more efficient and effective, said National Treasury Employees Union (NTEU) National President Tony Reardon. President Trump on Friday revoked two previous executive […]

Video: Hundreds of absentee ballots in Ohio counties missing from the mail

TOLEDO (13abc Action News) – Hundreds of absentee ballots are missing from several counties in Northwest Ohio. Now an investigation is underway to figure out what happened. Those ballots were requested by voters and sent out by county boards of elections in early October. They made it to a sorting center in Pontiac, Michigan but […]

Canada Post Prepared to Submit to Binding Arbitration to Resolve Impasse at Negotiations

  Canada Post issued the following statement last night: Canada Post Prepared to Submit to Binding Arbitration to Resolve Impasse at Negotiations with the Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW-Urban and CUPW-RSMC) On Wednesday, July 6, 2016, the Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour, MaryAnn Mihychuk, asked both Canada Post and the Canadian Union […]

USPS Study: Direct Mail Plays Critical Role in Reaching Millennial Voters

5/2/16 WASHINGTON D.C. — Contrary to common assumptions about digitally connected millennials, a new joint survey demonstrates that young voters pay close attention to political mail and in fact favor it over other forms of political advertising. The survey, conducted by the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) and the American Association of Political Consultants (AAPC), aims […]

Arrest made in letter carrier shooting

2/17/2016 – Louisville, KY – Police have arrested a man they say shot a U.S. Postal Service letter carrier last week as he delivered mail. Eric Bennett, 37, was arrested Tuesday evening by Louisville Metro Police and charged with first-degree assault and attempted murder, according to his arrest citation. Police say the Louisville resident shot the mail carrier […]