Magnificent Metal Monday

In honor of President’s Day, MMM examines the monument that honors the first President of the United States. Upon its completion in 1884, the Washington Monument was the tallest building in the world. Designed by Robert Mills and eventually completed by Thomas Casey and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, it honors and memorializes George …

Magnificent Metal Monday

Happy President’s Day! 5 Fun Facts You Probably Don’t Know About Presidents’ Day! (thank you BulbHead.com) President’s Day isn’t really President’s Day The federal holiday, always celebrated on the third week of February, was created to honor our first president, George Washington. Although the federally-recognized holiday honors Washington, Presidents’ Day has become the familiar name …