United States Postal Service

Postal Service Closed Monday, Dec. 26, and Monday, Jan. 2

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

As a result, all Post Offices will be closed for the observation of both federal holidays on Monday, Dec. 26, 2022 and Monday, Jan. 2, 2023.

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  • As a result, all Post Offices will be closed for the observation of both federal holidays on Monday, Dec. 26, 2022 and Monday, Jan. 2, 2023.
  • The Postal Service generally receives no tax dollars for operating expenses and relies on the sale of postage, products and services to fund its operations.
  • Postal Service media resources, including broadcast quality video and audio and photo stills, visit the USPS Newsroom .
  • For reporters interested in speaking with a regional Postal Service public relations professional, please go to about.usps.com/news/media-contacts/usps-local-media-contacts.pdf .

USPS Operation Santa Now Open for Letter Adoption

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Monday, November 28, 2022

WASHINGTON, Nov. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Are you in a position to give a child or family some extra magic this season? If so, you can now adopt a letter written to Santa at USPSOperationSanta.com. 

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  • If so, you can now adopt a letter written to Santa at USPSOperationSanta.com .
  • USPS Operation Santa reliessolely on random acts of kindness and the generosity of strangers.
  • There is only one USPS Operation Santa program, sanctioned by the Postal Service.
  • More USPS holiday news, including shipping deadlines and letters to Santa, can be found at usps.com/holidaynews .

Beam Global Receives $2.9M Order from U.S. Department of Homeland Security for Sustainable EV Charging Infrastructure Products*

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Monday, November 14, 2022

The Beam EV ARC systems are off-grid and powered by renewable energy, generating and storing their own clean electricity.

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  • The Beam EV ARC systems are off-grid and powered by renewable energy, generating and storing their own clean electricity.
  • Our products are perfect for Executive Order (14057) for a Clean Energy Economy: resilient, clean, sustainable and rapidly deployed EV charging infrastructure solutions, said Desmond Wheatley, Beam Global CEO.
  • Core platforms include Beam EV ARC and Solar Tree sustainable EV charging systems, Beam AllCell high-performance energy storage solutions, energy resiliency and disaster preparedness products and a deep patent library.
  • Beam EV ARC EV charging infrastructure systems support any quality brand EV charging service equipment, and Beam AllCell battery solutions power micro-mobility, terrestrial EVs, aviation, maritime and recreational vehicles as well as stationery and energy-security platforms.

Roman Martinez IV Re-Elected Chairman of the Postal Service Board of Governors

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Thursday, November 10, 2022

WASHINGTON, Nov. 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- During today's meeting of the U.S. Postal Service Board of Governors, Roman Martinez IV was unanimously re-elected by his fellow Governors to continue to serve as chairman of the Board of Governors. The Governors also unanimously re-elected Anton G. Hajjar to continue to serve as vice chairman.

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  • Postal Service Board of Governors, Roman Martinez IV was unanimously re-elected by his fellow Governors to continue to serve as chairman of the Board of Governors.
  • The Governors also unanimously re-elected Anton G. Hajjar to continue to serve as vice chairman.
  • Martinez has served on the Board of Governors since August 2019, following his confirmation by the U.S. Senate to serve the remainder of a seven-year term that expires Dec. 8, 2024.
  • On Jan. 12, 2022, Martinez was elected to serve as the 25th chairman of the Board.

Postal Realty Trust, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2022 Results

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Tuesday, November 1, 2022

Postal Realty completed acquisitions towards the midpoint of our stated cap rate range while maintaining conservative leverage metrics.

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  • Postal Realty completed acquisitions towards the midpoint of our stated cap rate range while maintaining conservative leverage metrics.
  • Postal Realty is well-positioned to continue creating value and deliver shareholder returns.
  • The Company will host a webcast and conference call to discuss the third quarter 2022 financial results on Wednesday, November 2, 2022, at 8:30 A.M. Eastern Time.
  • Postal Realty Trust, Inc. is an internally managed real estate investment trust that owns and manages over 1,600 properties leased primarily to the USPS.

The Institute of Food Technologists and Seeding The Future Foundation Announce Seed Grant Winners, Finalists for Growth Grants and Grand Prizes for Seeding The Future Global Food System Challenge

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Monday, October 31, 2022

The Institute of Food Technologists (IFT) and Seeding The Future Foundation today announced the Seed Grant winners and finalists for Growth Grants and Grand Prizes of the Seeding The Future Global Food System Challenge.

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  • The Institute of Food Technologists (IFT) and Seeding The Future Foundation today announced the Seed Grant winners and finalists for Growth Grants and Grand Prizes of the Seeding The Future Global Food System Challenge.
  • Out of over 600 application submissions from 75 countries, eight organizations were selected to receive Seed Grants and 11 finalists were identified for Growth Grants and Seeding The Future Grand Prizes.
  • Thank you to everyone whos participated, and congratulations to our Seed Grant winners and Growth Grant and Seeding The Future Grand Prize finalists.
  • Winners of the Growth Grants and Seeding The Future Grand Prizes awards will be announced in December.

U.S. Postal Service Board of Governors to Meet Nov. 10

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Monday, October 31, 2022

Registration for the public comment period, either in person or via teleconference, will end on Nov. 8 at noon ET.

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  • Registration for the public comment period, either in person or via teleconference, will end on Nov. 8 at noon ET.
  • Open session meetings of the Board of Governors are available on live audio webcasts at https://about.usps.com/who/leadership/board-governors/#sessions .
  • Postal Service media resources, including broadcast quality video and audio and photo stills, visit the USPS Newsroom .
  • For more information about the Postal Service, visit usps.com and facts.usps.com .

California Alcohol Legislation Roundup: Defending Against Deregulation; In the AJ Doghouse: The Migrant Worker Graves Beneath Budweiser's 2022 World Cup Push; TAKE ACTION NOW: Tell Congress - the U.S. Postal Service is Not a Tool of Big Alcohol

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Thursday, October 27, 2022

The quick-read eNews highlights current interesting stories about alcohol industry shenanigans and public health and safety advocates' responses.

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  • The quick-read eNews highlights current interesting stories about alcohol industry shenanigans and public health and safety advocates' responses.
  • 2022 CA Alcohol Legislation Roundup: Defending Against Deregulationand killing the 4 A.M. Bar Bill again, again, again
    "Senator Wiener's gut & amend bar bill died so that Californians won't," statedCruz Avila, Executive Director, Alcohol Justice.
  • "The conjunction of sports, alcohol, and money lead to underwriting violations of human liberty that shock the conscience, said Carson Benowitz-Fredericks, Research Director, Alcohol Justice.
  • Postal Service is a terrible public policy change," stated Michael Scippa, Public Affairs Director, Alcohol Justice.

Postal Realty Trust Declares Third Quarter 2022 Dividend

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Wednesday, October 26, 2022

This represents a 4.4% increase from the third quarter 2021 dividend.

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  • This represents a 4.4% increase from the third quarter 2021 dividend.
  • The dividend will be payable on November 28, 2022 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on November 7, 2022.
  • Postal Realty Trust, Inc. is an internally managed real estate investment trust that owns and manages over 1,600 properties leased primarily to the USPS.
  • As a result, the Companys actual results may differ materially from those contemplated by the forward-looking statements.

Postal Realty Trust, Inc. to Report Third Quarter 2022 Financial Results on November 1, 2022

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Wednesday, October 19, 2022

Postal Realty Trust will host a webcast and conference call to discuss the third quarter 2022 financial results on Wednesday, November 2, 2022, at 8:30 A.M. Eastern Time.

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  • Postal Realty Trust will host a webcast and conference call to discuss the third quarter 2022 financial results on Wednesday, November 2, 2022, at 8:30 A.M. Eastern Time.
  • A live audio webcast of the conference call will be available on the Companys investor website at https://investor.postalrealtytrust.com/Investors/events-and-presentation... .
  • To participate in the conference call, callers from the United States and Canada should dial-in ten minutes prior to the scheduled call time at 1-877-407-9208. International callers should dial 1-201-493-6784.
  • Postal Realty Trust, Inc. is an internally managed real estate investment trust that owns and manages over 1,600 properties leased primarily to the USPS.