Historic Wilkes Barre post office sold


Another historic post office has been sold.  The Kingston Branch post office on Wyoming Avenue in Wilkes Barre, Penn., has been sold to the Peoples Security Bank and Trust for $495,000.  The post office was built in 1936, and it’s been occupied by the post office since 1939.  The Postal Service will continue to operate a retail office in the building, sharing the space with the bank.  A Depression-era mural depicting coal mining history will also be preserved.  Read more.