Save the dates

Care packages

The Postal Service has issued its recommended holiday mailing and shipping deadlines for domestic, international and military services.

The domestic and international dates are included in a news release USPS issued Oct. 7. Details on shipping supplies are included too.

A second release, also issued Oct. 7, lists the recommended deadlines for mailing and shipping items to people in the military.

Information about a postage discount on Priority Mail Flat Rate Boxes sent to military addresses also is included, along with details on ordering a military care kit offered by USPS.