Meiko S. Patton

Meiko S. Patton is a writer for the federal government and the author of the #1 Amazon Best-Selling book, How a Postage Stamp Saved My Life.

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Carrier Takes Steps to Ensure Mail is Safe, Secure

By on June 7, 2013 in Current Events with 0 Comments

Last November, Highway Contract Route Carrier Tim Howard took steps to ensure the mail he was carrying was safe when his car suddenly burst into flames along his route.

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Groveland Employees Honored By PMG Donahoe

By on June 6, 2013 in Current Events with 0 Comments

Two Groveland Post Office employees were recognized by Postmaster General Pat Donahoe for assisting a co-worker in distress.

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Exceptional Service Leads to PMG Recognition and Celebrity Car Tour

By on May 29, 2013 in Current Events with 0 Comments

A positive customer service experience from the Los Angeles District’s Airport Station post office led to the employees being honored by the Postmaster General as well as getting a personal tour of Jay Leno’s car collection.

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Paying It Forward To A Co-Worker And Friend

By on April 9, 2013 in Current Events with 0 Comments

A California letter carrier found a unique way to “pay it forward” to his long time friend and co-worker.

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Longtime Temecula Letter Carrier Honored

By on March 31, 2013 in Current Events with 0 Comments

After more than 31 years of federal service, San Diego District Temecula Letter Carrier Ted “Eddie” Nelson made his last faithful completion of his appointed rounds.

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You Have Chosen Your Current Income

The author says that there are specific actions we all take that get us to our current job and income level. She also says that modifying these in a positive way can help you boost your earning potential in your federal career.

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Irvine Honors a Carrier Hero

By on February 12, 2013 in Current Events with 0 Comments

Letter Carrier Roger Steeber was recently honored for saving the life of an elderly woman whose home was on fire.

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Rosa Parks Stamp Commemorated at NAACP Image Awards

By on February 8, 2013 in Current Events with 0 Comments

Legendary civil rights activist Rosa Parks and the new stamp bearing her name were recognized earlier this month at the NAACP Image Awards in Los Angeles at the Shrine Auditorium.

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It's Not All About Their Bikes

By on November 16, 2012 in Current Events with 0 Comments

Otay Mesa Letter Carrier Joe Callera began biking to work some 20 years ago. Not only does it cut down on the cost of gas, but it has helped him relieve stress and improve his overall health.

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Golf Balls From CA Land In Afghanistan

By on November 12, 2012 in Current Events with 0 Comments

Crescent City Rural Letter Carrier April Marvin has collected donations of over 30 gallons of golf balls in support of her older brother, Sgt. Nathan Bourdlaies, who is currently on his third deployment to Afghanistan. She ships the golf balls to her brother using Priority Mail Flat Rate boxes as a way to support the troops.

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