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Dog Attack Suspends Mail Delivery To Some New Jersey Homes

The U.S. Postal Service has suspended delivery to four Rochelle Park homes after a dog attacked a mail carrier.

06/19/2014

Cocaine seized from Fun World Childcare in the Bronx. (Credit Handout)

Officials: Leader Of Puerto Rico-New York City Drug Ring Arrested

Juan Valdez is accused of smuggling large quantities of cocaine and oxycodone from Puerto Rico to New York using the U.S. Postal Service.

04/10/2014

Susan Heifetz was shocked to receive letters sent to her by her mother, an old boyfriend, and her brother over 4 decades ago. (Credit: CBS 2)

Brooklyn Woman Shocked To Receive Letters From Loved Ones 45 Years Later

The term ‘snail mail’ has taken on a new meaning for a Brooklyn woman who recently received a birthday card that was 45 years too late.

04/08/2014

The mail hasn't been delivered consistently in one Long Island town, prompting outrage from residents. (Photo: CBS 2)

Long Island Community Not Alone In Quest For Regular Mail Deliveries

New Hyde Park residents are apparently not alone in their quest for their mail deliveries. Several zip codes across Long Island and the country are seeing inconsistent U.S. mail service.

03/05/2014

The mail hasn't been delivered consistently in one Long Island town, prompting outrage from residents. (Photo: CBS 2)

Exclusive: Long Island Residents Blast Postal Service Over Lack Of Deliveries

Some Long Island residents think the U.S. Postal Service’s motto needs to be revised. That’s because snow, rain and gloom of night have been getting in the way of their mail deliveries.

02/24/2014

Lorraine Trivone And Father Nicholas

Staten Island Woman Furious After Postal Service Loses Track Of Her Father’ Ashes

A Staten Island woman was waiting Friday evening for a very meaningful package that appeared to have been lost in the mail.

02/21/2014

A postal worker delivers mail in the Bronx. (credit: CBS 2)

Officials Meet To Discuss Skipped Mail Deliveries In The Bronx

What began as complaints about missed mail deliveries in a few Bronx apartment buildings has now blossomed into a large issue affecting an entire ZIP code.

02/19/2014

A U.S. Postal worker in the Bronx. (Photo: CBS 2)

Apparently, ‘Neither Rain Nor Snow’ Means Little At One Bronx Post Office

The empty black hole in the mailbox has been a recurring disappointment in parts of the Bronx, most notably in Riverdale, Kingsbridge, Marble Hill, and Van Cortlandt Village. And you’ll never believe the reason why.

02/18/2014

A U.S. Postal Service worker drove into flooding from the Shrewsbury River. (Credit: Tracee Carrasco/CBS 2)

Postal Worker Rescued From Ice Water During High Tide Near Shrewsbury River

Crews worked quickly to rescue the postal worker, who got stuck in four feet of ice water on Shrewsbury Drive in Monmouth Beach.

01/03/2014

Surveillance video shows a woman stealing a package from in front of a home in Garden City, N.Y. (credit: CBS 2)

Simple Precautions Can Ward Off Package Thieves

FedEx, UPS and U.S. Postal Service employees are being warned to be on the alert, that thieves might be following them and then grabbing packages from in front of homes.

12/09/2013

A postal supervisor delivers Michael Schecter's cremated ashes to his brother, Ken. (credit: CBS 2)

After 3 Weeks, U.S. Postal Service Finally Delivers Man’s Remains

A Brooklyn man whose brother’s remains were lost by the U.S. Postal Service received some good news Thursday.

12/05/2013

U.S. Postal Service truck. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

U.S. Postal Service Under Fire, Accused Of Losing Man’s Cremated Remains

A Brooklyn man whose brother died in California last month is still waiting for his cremated remains to be sent back to our area. He blames the U.S. Postal Service for losing his loved one.

12/04/2013

Heroin (file/credit: Hassan Ammar/AFP/Getty Images)

Seen At 11: Shop Online … For Heroin? It Could Be Happening In Your Home

Among the usual bills and junk mail, one woman found a strange package in her mailbox addressed to her son. The priority mail envelope contained a shocking special delivery, heroin.

07/25/2013

The plaque is unveiled, designating Adm. David Glasgow Farragut's grave site at Woodlawn Cemetery in the Bronx a National Historic Landmark. (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Bronx Grave Site Of Civil War Naval Officer Designated National Historic Landmark

A ceremony was held Thursday at Woodlawn Cemetery in the Bronx to give the rare distinction of National Historic Landmark status to a grave site.

05/23/2013

Canned Food - File / Photo: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

U.S. Postal Service To Collect Food For The Hungry On Long Island

The U.S. Postal Service next Saturday, May 11, will hold the annual Stamp Out Hunger event to aid the hungry and homeless on Long Island.

05/04/2013

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