George Leighton

Postal Service Says No To Appeal
Postal Service Says No To Appeal
The U-S Postal Service is not backing away from its decision to close the Downtown Post Office on Pleasant St. in New Bedford. Mayor Jon Mitchell had appealed the decision in May, claiming the Post Office was an historic building, named after retired federal Judge George Leighton, who is a New Bedford native, and was an important part of the daily life in the Downtown...