The St. James Park post office in downtown San Jose was reopened Tuesday after an evacuation prompted by a mystery powder in a package that sickened three employees.
With less customers sending paper correspondence, post offices throughout the Bay Area are announcing shortened store hours set to take effect next month.
Those hoping to get packages to friends and loved ones by the weekend need to spring into action, as time runs out for Christmas mail delivery.
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.