Today is Presidents Day, honoring George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. It is also the start to winter break for school children, which means schools are closed for the week. Here are several other closures important to note.
Government offices are closed.
Post offices are handling Express Mail only.
Most major banks are closed, although some smaller community banks may be open.
Stock and bond markets are closed.
The Metro North is operating on a Saturday schedule. The Hudson Rail Link, the Newburgh-Beacon Ferry and the Haverstraw-Ossining Ferry, will not operate. See http://bit.ly/eGUVR for train times.