Labor Day 2011 Holiday Info

Labor Day 2011 arrives on Monday, September 4th, 2011.  The idea for the Labor Day holiday was copied from a celebration parade that was founded in Canada. The federal holiday which is now known as Labor Day was first introduced as legislation by President Grover Cleveland and then it was passed by the United States Congress in 1894. Labor Day is a way of recognizing the labor unions and the workers for their contributions to the American economy by giving them a paid holiday as a way to celebrate these accomplishments. [Read more…]

Which Holidays is the Post Office Closed in 2011?

Wondering which holidays is the Post Office closed in 2011?  With holidays occurring monthly, it’s important to know which days you can expect mail delivery, or for your local post office to be open.  The list here will give you the 2011 USPS Holiday list, so you’re prepared for those days when mail service is not available! [Read more…]