The Idyllwild Post Office retail counter will be open Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve, Monday, Dec. 24 and 31, from 9 a.m. to noon. Package pickup will still be available from noon until 5 p.m. at the Dutch door in the main lobby.

The post office will be closed on Christmas and New Year’s Day, Tuesday, Dec. 25 and Jan. 1, 2013.

Regular hours resume on Wednesday, Dec. 26, and Jan. 2, 2013.

For a nearby alternate location, visit: Murrieta Post Office Annex, 38571 Los Alamos, Murrieta, CA 92563.