It was November 14 1991 when Thomas McIlvane walked into the Royal Oak Post Office and shot eight people, killing four before turning the gun on himself.
Postal officials and employees will remember the 20th anniversary of a shooting at the Royal Oak Post Office that left five people dead and four wounded .
There is controversy surrounding the upcoming 20 year anniversary of the Royal Oak Post Office shooting.
The Post Office is holding a community meeting in Ferndale next week regarding the possible closure of the city’s Post Office.
The Postal Service plans to close 17 post offices in the Detroit district; 12 of them on Detroit’s west side.
Ten post offices in Detroit along with post offices in Ferndale, Highland Park and Pontiac are on a study list as the U.S. Postal Service looks to close offices across the country.
Some U.S. Post Offices, including two in Southeast Michigan, will be closing up shop, because fewer people use the services.
The local post office is not staying open until midnight as it has in years past to help those who are getting their tax returns into the mail last minute.
Time is running out to get your taxes done this year. We’ve put together this guide with local information, preparation services, post office hours, links and phone number to get help.
Whether the sign’s continued presence more than 12 hours after the 11th hour compromise plan was reached is an indication that not everyone is confident U.S. lawmakers have truly reached an agreement or simply an oversight — is anyone’s guess.