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.

Carrier Takes Steps to Ensure Mail is Safe, Secure

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

June 6, 2013 10:28 AM

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

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

April 9, 2013 8:36 AM

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

March 31, 2013 8:42 AM

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

March 20, 2013 11:08 PM

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

February 12, 2013 9:49 AM

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

February 8, 2013 8:36 PM

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

November 16, 2012 4:10 AM

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

November 12, 2012 4:07 AM

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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