Postal Carrier Accused Of Trashing 1K Pieces Of Mail Because He Didn’t Feel Like Delivering Them

Postal Carrier Accused Of Trashing 1K Pieces Of Mail Because He Didn’t Feel Like Delivering Them

For someone who doesn’t work for the United States Postal Service, it would be annoying to stop every few feet and drop something off. But when you’re a mailman, that’s your job, annoying or not. One postal carrier is accused of dumping over a thousand letters and packages — just because it was a bother to actually deliver them. [More]

Reminder: Do Not Attack The Mail Carrier If The Check You’re Expecting Hasn’t Arrived Yet

Reminder: Do Not Attack The Mail Carrier If The Check You’re Expecting Hasn’t Arrived Yet

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: Just because the mail carrier is the one who brings you your mail, he or she is not the one sending it. So if you haven’t gotten a check you’ve been expecting, attacking the mailman isn’t going to bring it to you any faster. It just isn’t. [More]

Mailman Retires In Style, Wears A Tuxedo To Celebrate His Final Rounds

Mailman Retires In Style, Wears A Tuxedo To Celebrate His Final Rounds

“I’m 60, and it’s the first time I don’t have to be anywhere.” So sayeth a mailman who decided that he’d retire in style and ditch his usual USPS duds in favor of a tuxedo on his last rounds. He’d been waiting for the big day for a long time, even setting up a countdown clock that’s been ticking off the days for the last six years. [More]

Mail Carrier In Big Trouble Because Stealing Checks Sent To Charities Is Definitely Illegal

Mail Carrier In Big Trouble Because Stealing Checks Sent To Charities Is Definitely Illegal

An ex-mail carrier in suburban Chicago is pleading guilty to pilfering $275,000 in donations that were heading to a charity on his route, after being charged for stealing more than 29,400 pieces of mail in the effort. Perhaps he read his job description as “cash collector” or thought no one would be any the wiser. [More]

Observant Mailman Helps Save Elderly Customer After Noticing His Mail Was Piling Up

Observant Mailman Helps Save Elderly Customer After Noticing His Mail Was Piling Up

It pays to have a good relationship with your mailman — after all, who better to notice when your mail is piling up, or when you haven’t come outside to chat? A mailman in Norfolk, Va. potentially helped save his customer’s life, after realizing he hadn’t stepped out to talk in days and that his mail had just been collecting inside. [More]