Where everybody knows his name
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An unlikely hangout in Westminster

Postal worker Raymond Tran, right, 48, helps customers at the Little Saigon post office. Tran is something of an institution himself, assigned here since 1991. Nobody calls him by his last name -- it’s just Raymond.  (Francine Orr / Los Angeles Times)
Uynh Dang, 86, arrives at the post office to send a box of tapioca flour to his grandson.  (Francine Orr / Los Angeles Times)
Postal worker Annette Antifae, left, 57, greets Dede the dog and customer Van Tuong, 68. (Francine Orr / Los Angeles Times)
Helen Duong, 11, waits for her grandfather to finish his errand. (Francine Orr / Los Angeles Times)
Tien Dang, left, and her brother Chau Nguyen repack treats they’re sending to Houston after postal workers advised them to change boxes to save money on postage. (Francine Orr / Los Angeles Times)
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