1. Mostly Cloudy: The day and the night will be mostly cloudy, according to the National Weather Service. The high temperature will reach about 39 and the low tonight will dip to around 22.
2. Happy New Year!: Welcome to 2013! Today is Jan. 1, the first day of the year according to the Gregorian and Julian calendars. In Ancient Rome, New Year’s Day was dedicated to Janus, the god of beginnings and whom January is named after.
3. What is Closed Today?
- Manalapan Township Municipal Building and the Englishtown Municipal Building
- Manalapan High School and Manalapan-Englishtown Elementary Schools
- The Monmouth County Library
- The Post Office
- The Stock Market
4. What is Open Today?
- Most Convenience stores are open, such as Wawa and Quik Chek.
- Most Supermarkets are open: Super Stop & Shop opens at 6 a.m. and Wegmans opens at 7 a.m.
- Most bars and restaurants are open.
5. New Year’s Resolutions: The week of Jan. 1 - Jan. 4 is officially New Year’s Resolutions Week. What are you resolving to change about yourself or your lifestyle this year? Tell us in the comments!