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A U.S. Postal Service delivery van. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Opponents Express Displeasure Over Plans To Sell Post Office Building In Berkeley

The U.S. Postal Service’s plan to sell the building housing downtown Berkeley’s main post office is being met by a great deal of opposition.

09/13/2012

A U.S. Postal Service customer leaves the Bayview Station on July 26, 2011 in San Francisco. The Bayview Station is one of five in San Francisco that is being reviewed for closure. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

New San Francisco Postmaster Sworn In, Wants To Innovate In Digital Age

San Francisco’s new postmaster was just sworn in and is already thinking of ways to keep up with the digital age.

07/26/2012

US Postal Service employee outside delivery truck

Service Cuts May Impact Historic South Bay Post Office

The nearly bankrupt U.S. Postal Service wants to reduce the hours at nearly 17,000 locations, including one historic post office in New Almaden.

05/12/2012

A U.S. Postal Service customer leaves the Bayview Station on July 26, 2011 in San Francisco. The Bayview Station is one of five in San Francisco that is being reviewed for closure. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Post Offices Throughout Bay Area To Shorten Hours

With less customers sending paper correspondence, post offices throughout the Bay Area are announcing shortened store hours set to take effect next month.

01/13/2012

Santa Claus reads letters coming in from around the world (Oliver Morini/AFP/Getty Images)

Help Needed To Answer Bay Area Letters To Santa

The U.S. Postal Service in San Francisco is calling on the community to help with its Letters to Santa campaign. It’s a program that’s been around for roughly 100 years, with many participants being children from in-need families.

12/12/2011

A U.S. Postal Service customer leaves the Bayview Station on July 26, 2011 in San Francisco. The Bayview Station is one of five in San Francisco that is being reviewed for closure. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Proposed Postal Service Cuts May Close Bay Area Mail Facilities

U.S. Postal Service facilities in Burlingame and Petaluma have doubtful futures due to proposed major cuts slated for next year.

12/05/2011

29-year-old Long Hoang said he wore this mask and vest to a post office in San Jose on November 29, 2011. The bomb squad showed up soon after and detonated a package he stuffed into a mailbox, which turned out to be harmless. (CBS)

Masked Man Explains Attire That Caused San Jose Bomb Scare

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.

12/01/2011

(CBS)

Suspicious Package Found Near San Jose Mail Facility

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.

11/29/2011

Apple iPhone 4. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

2 Sacramento-Area Postal Workers Accused Of Stealing iPhones

Two Sacramento-area postal workers are facing the prospect of lengthy prison terms over allegations they stole hundreds of iPhones from the mail.

09/22/2011

(CBS)

Good Question: What Non-Mail Stuff Has Been Found In A Mailbox?

Joe Scheufler of Burlingame asked this Good Question: What kind of strange non-mail stuff has been put into a mailbox?

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–08/19/2011

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