(New England) – Anyone planning to ring in the New Year should plan on bundling up. Temperatures will range from the low teens in southern areas to below zero in the North Country.  First Night celebrations are scheduled for Portsmouth and Wolfboro, and of course in Boston where First Night first began.

 

(Mount Washington,NH) – Some people will welcome in the New Year at the highest point in New England. 9 people have paid $1-thousand each to spent tonight on Mount Washington.

 

(New England) – Police say they will be out in force tonight as they patrol the roads looking for impaired drivers.

 

(Berwick,Me.) – Fire heavily damaged a home in Berwick, Maine this morning.
The 2-alarm blaze was reported in an attached garage on Haley Lane just after 6 and forced closure of Long Swamp Road for a while. There were no reported injuries.

 

(Boston, Ma.) – The Celtics return to action this afternoon as they host the Atlanta Hawks at 1 pm.

The Bruins host the Islanders tonight at 7.