A masked man’s recent visit to a San Jose post office led to a response by the bomb squad. But the student at the center of Tuesday’s bomb scare has an explanation for his attire.
Police responded to reports of a suspicious package in a mail collection box near a U.S. Postal Service mail processing facility in San Jose Tuesday afternoon.
The jobs of more than 1,000 Northern California postal workers are in jeopardy, now that 5 processing facilities have been targeted for closure, including one in Burlingame and one in Petaluma.
Thirteen Bay Area post offices, including five in San Francisco, have been notified they are being eyed for closure, a U.S. Postal Service representative said Tuesday.
A man whose body was found in the water at the harbor near San Francisco’s Fort Mason on Tuesday morning has been identified by the medical examiner’s office as Dennis Knowlton.
The U.S. Postal Service was bracing for a crowd on Monday – dubbed the busiest mailing day of the year.
The San Francisco Postal District is hosting its annual Letters to Santa Program this year in which community members can respond to letters written by kids and even offer small gifts.
Putting a stamp on a letter bound across the Pacific costs only a little more than it did when the China Clipper took off from Alameda Naval Air Station 75 years ago.
Politicians and voters weren’t the only ones who stood to relax in the Bay Area after election day. Local postal carriers expected to see their loads lighten significantly come Nov. 3.
The San Anselmo Police Department is investigating two recent mail thefts that both occurred on the same block near the San Rafael border, once in August and once this week.