Friday, March 29, 2013
Patch gives you a rundown of local openings and closings for the Easter holiday.
Hippity, hoppity, Easter's on its way! With a major holiday comes closings of area institutions and businesses. Here's a rundown of what's going to be open or closed. Sewickley Public Library – Closed Friday, March 29 and Sunday, March 31. Sewickley Valley YMCA - Recreational hours 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday, March 29 and closed on Sunday, March 31. During holiday hours of operation baby-sitting will be closed. The warm water pool will be open Friday for Family Swim from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. All programs will resume on the following business day. Children under the age of 14 are asked to follow youth hours on holidays. Post Offices – Regular mail delivery and collection. State Stores - Open for normal business hours Friday and Saturday. All …
Saturday, January 19, 2013
Do you think the kids have the day off from school?
Monday, Jan. 21 is Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day. For some, the national holiday honoring the prominent civil rights activist is a time to give back and serve the community, perhaps through removing graffiti or picking up litter in a local park. For others, it’s an opportunity to educate themselves about King and his life's work. And for others, it’s a time to just kick back and enjoy the prolonged weekend. So, tell us—What does Martin Luther King Jr. Day mean to you? What are you doing to commemorate King’s legacy? What's Open / Closed on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day? Quaker Valley schools will be in session Monday, even though federal, state and county offices are closed for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Sewickley borough offices …
Wednesday, December 26, 2012
Are you planning to close early as well? Let us know at Sewickley Patch!
Wednesday, December 26, 2012
The Sewickley Public Library closed at noon Wednesday because of inclement weather conditions. The library's scheduled hours on Thursday are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday, December 23, 2012
Need to run some last-minute errands? Forgot to grab someone a gift? Patch gives you a rundown of local openings and closings for the holiday.
Safran's Market – Open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24 and closed Tuesday, Dec. 25. Giant Eagle and GetGo – Open 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24 and closed on Tuesday, Dec. 25. Rite Aid - Open 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, with pharmacy hours from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 25, with pharmacy hours from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sewickley Public Library – Closed Monday, Dec. 24 and Tuesday, Dec. 25. Sewickley Valley YMCA - Open 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24 and closed Tuesday, Dec. 25. Post Offices – Open Monday, Dec. 24 and closed Tuesday, Dec. 25. State Stores - Open Monday, Dec. 24 and closed Tuesday, Dec. 25. District Judge Office - Open Monday, Dec. 24 and closed Tuesday, Dec. 25. Quaker Valley School …
Friday, November 9, 2012
Some borough offices will be closed in observance of Veterans Day on Monday. Here is a list of local openings and closings.
Veterans Day is a day the federal government sets aside—Nov. 11 of every year—to honor the service of all U.S. military veterans. This year, Nov. 11 falls on a Sunday. Many offices and organizations will close Monday in observance of Veterans Day, while some will not. CLOSED: OPEN: A ceremony honoring local U.S. military veterans is planned for today at Sewickley Academy starting at noon. Local veterans are invited to attend. (See the calendar listing for more information.)
Monday, October 29, 2012
Stores will be closing at 3 p.m.
Wine & Spirits stores will be closing at 3 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 29 due to Hurricane Sandy. According to the Wine & Spirits Facebook page, the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board will continue to monitor the weather situation to determine if the stores will remain closed on Tuesday, Oct. 30. Customers can call Consumer Relations at 1-800-272-7522 and press No. 3. Check back to Sewickley Patch for updates.
Monday, October 8, 2012
Columbus Day is on Monday, Oct. 8 this year.
Declared a federal holiday in 1937 by President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Columbus Day means several closures and cancellations for services and programs across town. About the Day Columbus Day remembers Italian explorer Christopher Columbus’ long journey across the Atlantic Ocean to the “New World." The voyage was victorious when land was first spotted on Oct. 12, 1492. The day is also considered a celebration of Italian heritage, as well as a huge shopping day in the U.S.
Monday, May 28, 2012
Monday is Memorial Day, a state and federal holiday. Here's the skinny on what's closed.
As you prepare for a long weekend of parades, gardening, swimming and grilling with friends, here is a list of what's closed across the area this Memorial Day weekend and the events to honor and remember this country's heroes. Upload your own photos from Monday's parade and memorial events.
Monday, October 10, 2011
Some government offices are open.
Did Christopher Columbus really discover the "New World" on the second Monday of October? The intrepid explorer is credited with discovering the "New World" on Oct. 12, 1492. But Americans will celebrate Columbus on Oct. 10 this year because, well, that is when the second Monday of the month falls. Declared a federal holiday since 1937, Columbus Day celebrates Columbus' achievements and celebrates Italian-American heritage. Cities across the country will honor the day with parades and festivals. In the Sewickley community, it will pretty much be just another day in the neighborhood. Some places will be closed, though. For instance, Quaker Valley schools, Sewickley Academy and St. James will be closed. But the Bell Acres will have its …