So what's open for New Year's, you ask? Not much.
- City offices: Closed
- Schools: Closed
- Libraries: Closed
- Banks: Closed
- Post offices: Closed
- Retail stores: Closed
- Grocery stores: Open (Supermarkets close at 9 p.m. and Trader Joe's is closed)
- Liquor stores: Open
- Mall: Open (10 a.m. - 6 p.m.)
- Trash and recycling pickup: No, delayed one day
In addition to liquor stores, some restaurants and bars are open -- best to call ahead -- and it likewise varies by establishment for convenience stores, gas stations, Dunkin' Donuts, etc.
If you know of any particular stores that are open, leave a comment here to share the wealth.