Cost of stamps to rise this month

BLYTHEWOOD – In the largest increase since 1991, according to the National Newspaper Association, United States Postal Service Forever stamps will rise from 50 cents to 55 cents on Sunday, Jan. 27. Metered letters will also increase from 47 cents to 50 cents on the same date.

Blythewood Post Master Richard Jones said, however, that Forever stamps purchased prior to Jan. 27 can be used indefinitely.