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Santa Claus – in about five weeks – is coming to town. And for the first time ever, we know exactly “Sharing Santa ’s official mailing address will allow letters to reach the North Pole faster than in So it ’ s important that people in those cities and surrounding areas send their letters as soon as possible
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Santa Claus – in about five weeks – is coming to town.
And for the first time ever, we know exactly where he will be coming from.
Thehas a scoop on the fluffy, scruffy mystery man who shimmies down chimneys in a red coat once a year: his street address, including his ZIP code.
For decades, kids have sent their Christmas dispatches to the vague “Santa, North Pole.”, the USPS program launching Monday that fulfills wish lists for needy little ones, decided that texting tykes might get their tinsel in a tangle when it comes to taking pencil to paper.
Santa Claus back at work in Germany answering Christmas mail
Santa Claus is at it again, answering thousands of Christmas letters from children around the world at a special post office in the northern German town of Himmelpfort. As part of the annual event organized by Germany’s Deutsche Post, Santa and 20 helpers last year responded to 277,200 letters from 64 countries.
Yes , it ' s in the North Pole . Operation Santa , the 107-year-old USPS program that fulfills wish lists for needy kids, has released an exact street address for Santa this year. NORTH POLE — Santa Claus is imaginary? Insert the response letter into an envelope and address it to the child. •
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In an effort to make kids better scribes, the Postal Service createdthat include templates (from a “holly” letter to a “ho, ho, ho” letter), letter tips (tell Santa your size) and a primer on envelope technique.
Operation Santa goes digital:
And how do you execute the perfect signed/sealed/delivered? With the correct postal address: 123 Elf Road, North Pole, 88888.
An official address means a quicker beeline to St. Nick, said Kim Frum, a spokeswoman for the Postal Service. “Sharing Santa’s official mailing address will allow letters to reach the North Pole faster than in years past because with an actual street number and ZIP code, our machines can sort them – unlike being sorted by hand, which is how letters simply labeled Santa, North Pole, are handled,” she said.
Santa Clarita, California, school shooting leaves multiple injured, suspect dead
"This is an active shooter situation," the sheriff's office said before the suspect was found. "If you live in neighborhoods anywhere near Saugus High, PLEASE LOCK DOORS and stay inside."About an hour and a half after the shooting was reported at about 8 a.m. at Saugus High School in Santa Clarita, sources said the suspect was dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
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The Postal Service hopes more young ones can soon be letter perfect. “The other benefit for kids is that it can also generate excitement about writing letters and sending mail,” she said. “They can take the Santa letter writing skills and apply it to writing letters to Grandma and Grandpa or other family members.”
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Beyond sharpening old-school strengths, Operation Santa, in its 107th year, has a foothold on the future. USPS is pushing forward in 2019 with a digital program to let people browse and.
After a successful test in New York and an expansion last year, there are– from Sacramento, California, to Boston to San Juan, Puerto Rico – where you can don your digital elf hat to adopt a letter through Dec. 20.
Christmas on a different day:
PG&E shutting off power to 450,000 people in Northern California
About 450,000 people will be without power starting at 7 a.m. Wednesday as dry weather and strong winds roll through Northern California, increasing the risk of fires. The number of affected customers was cut in half from Pacific Gas & Electric’s original estimates, affecting 18 counties. The shutoffs will begin with Lake, Mendocino, Napa, Solano and portions of Sonoma and Yolo counties, the utility giant said.
For decades, Santa ' s home at the North Pole lived solely in Nast' s cartoons and the fantasies of children. But in 1949, it took physical form for the first time, 13 miles from Lake Placid. While trying to keep his daughter occupied during a long drive, Julian Reiss, a New York businessman, reportedly
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“The letters we receive from the 15 participating cities are the ones which will populate the USPS Operation Santa website. So it’s important that people in those cities and surrounding areas send their letters as soon as possible,” Frum said.
The Postal Service maintains a legacy program in New York and Chicago where letters can be adopted in person from Dec. 2 through 22. Those who adopt digitally must still go to the designated post office to ship the gifts, Frum said. Strict privacy guidelines are always in place
Operation Santa has a magical history.
The first Santa missives surfaced more than 100 years ago. In 1912,authorized postmasters to allow postal employees and regular folks to respond to the letters. By the 1940s, Santa mail had hit blizzard status, and USPS invited charities and businesses to join postal workers in providing written answers and small gifts.
Now, everyone from schools to community groups to corporations helps USPS play Santa’s helpers.
Though most letters are from children, adults sometimes offer pleas that can melt hearts, Frum said.
Tacoma Woman Charged In 7-Year Fraud Scheme
Tacoma Woman Charged In 7-Year Fraud SchemeProsecutors said Lauofo used several stolen identities to claim benefits and open credit accounts, including one opened in the name of an ex-husband. She is also accused of cashing two checks stolen from mail she was meant to deliver while she worked for the U.S. Postal Service.
The most famous legend is that Santa Claus lives in a cosy residence at the North Pole . It ’ s long been imagined Santa and Mrs Claus share a home here, and Santa has his workshop Because he’s a busy man, Santa has a separate postal address where his lovely little elves sort through his many
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“Last year, thedevastated so many communities,” she said. “There were adults who lost everything, but all they wanted was to replace their kids’/grandkids’ books, clothes or favorite stuffed animal, which were destroyed in the fire.”
But the most powerful and poignant prose comes from the smallest of voices.
”I don’t want anything for Christmas but my mom to be happy,” wrote Riley last year.
Deana asked for a laptop, a German shepherd puppy “and for my mom to find love.”
Lily, who likes baking, fashion, dancing and “staring at the stars and the moon,” said she had saved $175 of her allowance, but it wasn’t enough to buy her photo-loving mom a camera, a dream gift her mother couldn’t afford because she “pays all the bills alone.”
“If you can’t help me, it’s OK,” she told Santa. “Just smile when you see the moon out. Most likely I’m looking at it and smiling, too.”
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Barbara Hillary, 1st black woman at North, South Poles, dies .
NEW YORK (AP) — Barbara Hillary, who was in her 70s when she became the first black woman to officially make it to the North and South Poles, has died at 88. Her death was announced Saturday on her Twitter account, which said she had gone through “significant health decline in recent months.” It was also announced on her website. Hillary reached the North Pole in 2007 at the age of 75, and the South Pole in 2011 at age 79. She had retired from aHer death was announced Saturday on her Twitter account, which said she had gone through “significant health decline in recent months.” It was also announced on her website.