The Registry of Motor Vehicles wants to make everyone’s birthdays a little bit more special.
Most Massachusetts residents will remember the postcards that used to arrive in the mail from the RMV: “Happy birthday!” the card read. “It’s time to renew your license!”
The mailers were helpful, but expensive. They cost almost $1 million per year, and in 2008, they were eliminated because of budget cuts. Full story for BostonGlobe.com subscribers.