Presidents’ Day

New Kensington, Arnold Students Use Holiday For Weather Make-Up DayThis Presidents’ Day should have been a day off for students in New Kensington and Arnold.
George Washington Stops By Heinz History CenterThe nation’s first president stopped by the Heinz History Center Sunday afternoon.
National Parks Free For President’s DayAll 401 national parks are free to the public for President's Day.
Professor Creates Presidential Walking Tour Of W&J CollegeWashington and Jefferson College is named for two presidents who never set foot on campus.
Best Ways To Celebrate Presidents Day In PittsburghPresident’s Day has historically been about patriotism and celebratory eating. Originally a day to mark the birthday of America’s first President, George Washington, this holiday was changed in 1968 to include all great American Presidents and combine Abraham Lincoln and Thomas Jefferson who had their own days. Since the culmination of this significant holiday, President’s Day has been associated in celebration with other patriotic holidays such as Memorial Day, Labor Day and Veteran’s Day. It is a day typically set aside to enjoy American activities. Here are a list of five ways to do just that in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
How We Sell Abe Lincoln In The 21st CenturyKDKA Radio's Mike Pintek talks with Jacqueline Hogan, author of the book <em>Lincoln Inc.</em>. They discuss how the 16th President is portrayed and sold in modern day media.
Complete List of President's Day ClosingsToday is President's Day; a day off of school for many students, and a day off for Federal and State workers.
Presidents' Day Weekend Offers Great Deals For ConsumersIn case the dancing presidents on your television screen haven't gotten your attention, we're heading into Presidents' Day weekend. It's a big time for mattress sales, but the deep discounts of February go way beyond bedsprings. There are some real deals to be had.
Pittsburghers Cope With Latest Snowfall
Presidents Day Closures