The New Year is off! I am glad to put 2016 in the wind, so to speak. And I am glad that the government decided to declare Jan. 2 as the official holiday this year, considering New Year's Day was on a Sunday. I love that we get an extra day off!
Every year, towns across the United State celebrate a variety of end-of-the-year traditions. The biggest New Year’s tradition is that of the giant ball dropping in Times Square in New York City. But what do we do here?