Here is a look at today's closings for Columbus Day in South Jersey, which is a state and federal holiday. The holiday started in 1792 as an Italian-American heritage celebration.

- New Jersey state offices and courts are closed, as well as Motor Vehicle Commission locations.

- Federal offices and courts are all also closed.

- No mail delivery, the post office is closed. UPS and FedEx will be making deliveries

- The stock market is open

- Some banks may be closed, but most should be open

- Schools have the option to close

- NJ Transit is on a regular weekday schedule

- Most trash and recycling will take place as scheduled

- Most stores are open