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Free President's Day activities that aren't mattress sales

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CHICAGO - Many will get the day off Monday in observance of President's Day, including CPS students and teachers, government workers and even a few private-sector employees.
Instead of taking the day to spend money on a car or a mattress during at yet another “blowout” sale, here are some fun activities that will be free during the holiday:
Hang with Abe at the Chicago History Museum
The museum is offering free admission for Illinois residents on President's Day, as well as live music, face painting and a performance of “Meeting the Lincolns.” Abe and Mary Todd Lincoln will also be roaming...
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Here Are the Best Presidents' Day Weekend Sales

Here Are the Best Presidents' Day Weekend Sales

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If you missed out on buying a new laptop or major household appliance during the holiday season, you may be in luck.
Many retailers - including Walmart, Home Depot, Target and more - are offering deep discounts on a range of items for Presidents' Day weekend. Many stores have big sales for Presidents' Day, especially since many people have off because it is a federal holiday.
While places like the bank and
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