The U.S. Postal Service will have its turn commemorating the life of John H. Johnson, a Chicago entrepreneur who made an indelible mark on African-American history.With a loan from his mother, Johnson founded Ebony and Jet magazines.
The Chicago area is bracing for cutbacks to the U.S. Mail service, following news of proposed cuts from the cash strapped U.S. Postal Service.Illinois U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin said proposed cuts to the U.S.
The U.S. Postal Service announced Tuesday that it will be evaluating whether to close 14 Chicago-area post offices over the next few months because of a lack of revenue. More than 200 offices in Illinois are on a list that includes 3,700 locations nationwide.