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  • USPS to Honor Maya Angelou With a Forever Stamp

    Feb 24, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *The U.S. Postal Service announced Monday that beloved poet and novelist Maya Angelou will be honored with a Forever Stamp. “Maya Angelou inspired our nation through a life of advocacy and through her many contributions to the written and spoken word,” said Postmaster General Megan J. Brennan. “Her wide-ranging achievements as a playwright, poet, memoirist, […]

  • Russell Simmons to Appear on Postage Stamps in the Name of PETA

    Dec 11, 11 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *Russell Simmons has made history again by becoming the first member of the Hip Hop community to get a postage stamp. On Tuesday, PETA released a series of stamps that feature the 20 most influential vegetarians, including the mogul, a 13-year vegan. Others include Sir Paul McCartney, Ellen DeGeneres, Natalie Portman, Morrissey and historic figures […]

  • USPS: Get Ready for Another Increase in Stamp Prices

    Oct 24, 11 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Stamp prices will rise by one cent – to 45 cents – starting January 22, 2012, the US Postal Service (USPS) announced Tuesday. The proposed first-class stamp – aka the forever stamp – price hike is part of a series of changes that would additionally boost the price of a postcard from 29 cents to […]