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2014-03-19 12:21:31

Increase is part of the overall plan to preserve postal service for Canadians OTTAWA, March 19, 2014 /CNW/ - As announced in December, Canada Post is introducing a new tiered pricing structure for domestic and international letters. The regulatory process has concluded and documents will soon be published in the Canada Gazette Part II. On March 31, the price of Permanent (or "P") stamps bought in booklets, coils and panes will be $0.85 per stamp, up from $0.63 today. "P" stamps are valid on...

2013-03-07 16:23:37

NEW YORK, March 7, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The influential works of 12 American modern artists were honored today by the United States Postal Service and the Armory Show with the dedication of the Modern Art in America, 1913 -- 1931 stamps. The ceremony took place 100 years after the first Armory Show, a groundbreaking international exhibition which offered many a first look at modern art. Richard Uluski, U.S. Postal Service vice president, Northeast Area Operations, was joined in...

2013-02-22 08:20:22

Limited-Edition Stamps Celebrate High-Performance Cars from the '60s and '70s DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Feb. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Raw power gets a stamp of its own today when seven-time NASCAR National Champion Richard Petty helps dedicate the America on the Move: Muscle Cars Forever stamps. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130222/DC64746) Petty, his son Kyle and Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe will dedicate the limited-edition stamps at the Daytona...

2013-01-16 16:23:33

Early Stamp Issuance Gives Customers Time to Usher in Celebrations with a Bang WASHINGTON , Jan. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the U.S. Postal Service released its 2013 Lunar New Year stamp, featuring firecrackers, paper-cut designs and Chinese calligraphy, to help customers usher in the Year of the Snake. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130116/DC43619) The Lunar New Year is celebrated primarily by people of Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese, Tibetan and...

2012-12-03 20:21:14

WASHINGTON , Dec. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Postal Service celebrates 12 important modern artists and their works on Forever stamps in early March, 100 years after the groundbreaking Armory Show opened in New York City in 1913, giving many Americans their first look at modern art. Customers may pre-order the Modern Art in America Forever stamps at usps.com/stamps or by phone at 800-Stamp24 (800-782-6724) for delivery a few days following the issuance of the stamps. The dozen...

2012-11-28 16:24:26

Sealed with Love -- Forever WASHINGTON , Nov. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Emails may be a quick, efficient, form of communication, but nothing leaves a long-lasting impression than a handwritten love letter -- a treasure that can be saved and passed along to future generations. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121128/DC20589) Come late January the Postal Service will make it easy to make your intentions known through the mail with the issuance of the Sealed with...

2012-11-05 08:27:48

WASHINGTON , Nov. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Congratulations to the Giants for taking the World Series. Willie Stargell fans can also celebrate their own victory. They stepped up to the plate in the Stamps Batted In (SBI) pennant race to position the Pittsburgh Pirate icon as the Most Popular Player (MPP) among four icons immortalized on the Major League Baseball All-Stars Forever stamps last summer. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121105/DC05558) Prior to the stamps...

2012-11-01 11:20:41

OTTAWA, Nov. 1, 2012 /CNW/ - As Canadians turn their attention to the upcoming holiday season and start prepping their holiday cards, Canada Post is again offering an array of stamps sure to meet all holiday needs. Continuing the tradition of holiday-themed PERMANENT domestic, U.S. and international denomination stamps, this year the holidays are as tasty as ever with a depiction of various gingerbread cookies. A fourth PERMANENT stamp offers a more traditional approach with an...

2012-10-22 11:22:49

Nov. 30 Dedication Ceremony Set WASHINGTON, Oct. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Forty-seven years ago today, the "Lady Bird" Bill was signed into law to begin the process of beautifying America's highways. This and other achievements of former First Lady Bird Johnson will be celebrated Nov. 30 in Austin, TX, when the Postal Service dedicates the Lady Bird Johnson souvenir Forever stamps sheet. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121022/DC97277) The dedication ceremony,...

2012-10-12 07:21:34

750 Million Stamps to Deliver a 'Ho, Ho, Ho' lot of Holiday Mail NEW YORK , Oct.12, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- St. Nick begins navigating the nation's mail stream tomorrow to the tune of 750 million Santa and Sleigh Forever stamps. The stamp art was inspired by the 1823 poem by Clement C. Moore, "A Visit from St. Nicholas," also known as "The Night Before Christmas" or "'Twas the Night Before Christmas." (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121012/DC91828) Available...