Custom Fishing Shop in San Pedro, CA

March 28, 2017

Now that spring has officially arrived, amateur and professional fishermen alike are gearing up for the spring and summer angling seasons. Tackle boxes are being filled, lures are getting rigged, spinning reels are being spooled and folks are gassing up their boats in anticipation. However, with gradual wear and tear over time, fishing equipment and accessories does need to be replaced. If you’re in the San Pedro area and are in need of rods, bait or tackle, consider checking out The Rusty Hook, the premier tackle shop for all your fishing needs.

Know Your State’s Notary Fees

February 2, 2017

When you need to get documents notarized, it’s important to know what the fees are for the service you need. Notary fees are usually set by state law, and the charges vary by state. According to the National Notary Association, these are the maximum fees you can expect to pay for notary services in 2017 at the PostalAnnex locations in the states below. Remember, some locations offer mobile notary services, and a mobile notary may charge an additional fee for traveling, which is not regulated by the state.

Your One-Stop Shop For Coffee, Wine, & Gifts in Colorado Springs, CO

January 31, 2017

Life is so much easier when you can visit one store to complete your shopping list. If you are in the Colorado Springs, CO area, The Sweet Elephant at Vino Colorado Winery offers a full coffee bar, wine tastings and sales, and gifts. Whether you are looking for a nice bottle of wine, pottery, soaps, candles, salsa, or homeopathic products, The Sweet Elephant is a great shopping option. Best of all, the shop only carries Colorado-made products, so when you shop at the Sweet Elephant, you are supporting multiple local businesses.

Valentine’s Day Treats Made Locally in Ramona, CA

January 27, 2017

Valentine’s Day is less than three weeks away. If you live in Ramona, CA and want to do something special for your loved ones, consider ordering cupcakes from Cakes by Connie. She is once again offering her Valentine’s Day special, the $20 Dozen Deal, which includes great flavors like Chocolate Peanut Butter Pretzel, Red Velvet Cream Cheese, and French Vanilla Strawberries and Cream. Make sure to book in advance if you want to take advantage of this deal.

Should You Rent A Mailbox?

January 24, 2017

Unless you live outside of the USPS mail delivery area, it may have never occurred to you to rent a mailbox. After all, why would you rent one when you have a mailbox at your home? However, if you’re someone who needs a stable address, or wants extra privacy and security for mail and packages, a private mailbox could be a great option for you. If you answer “yes” to one of the questions below, consider giving your local PostalAnnex a call.

Local Event: Head to the Theatre This Holiday Season in Solana Beach, CA

December 16, 2016

This holiday season, the North Coast Repertory Theatre in Solana Beach, CA is once again featuring the delightful musical stylings of The Girl Singers of the Hit Parade. This talented family of singers performs popular holiday songs from the 1950’s, like Winter Wonderland, Silver Bells, and Santa Baby, along with a selection of Hanukkah songs. The show runs through December 24th, so if you haven’t seen it yet, there is still time. This festive event is family friendly, so if you’re interested in checking out the performance, visit for tickets.

After You Get Your Christmas Tree in Georgetown, TX, Make Sure It Stays Fresh through the Holidays

December 9, 2016

If you choose to display a live Christmas tree this year, you’ll want to make sure it stays fresh through the entire holiday season. The last thing you want is for your tree to look lackluster in your holiday photos. If you aren’t experienced with caring for live trees, The National Christmas Tree Association offers a few suggestions for maintaining your tree.

How to Avoid Porch Pirates This Holiday Season

December 7, 2016

With the advent of online shopping, a new kind of holiday crime has become more prevalent: porch piracy. If packages are delivered to your home when you aren’t there to receive them, the delivery person will usually just leave the package at your doorstep. This gives thieves, known as “porch pirates,” a prime opportunity to steal your packages right off your front porch.

What 30 Years as Pack & Ship Experts Has Taught Us about Holiday Shipping

December 2, 2016

PostalAnnex has been serving the packing and shipping needs of consumers and small businesses alike since 1985. In over 30 years of packing and shipping, the experts have learned a few strategies along the way to successfully ship your packages near and far. Here are their top 5 packing and shipping tips to help your gifts arrive on time and intact this holiday season.