1. Due to the federal holiday today, trains and buses are running on a Saturday schedule.
2. What's your New Year's resolution? .
3. Happy New Year (Now Get Your Feet Off That Seat!). The New York Post has the story of a train conductor who ringing in 2012 by schooling a teenage straphanger on proper subway etiquette.
4. In case you missed it: Police release footage of a brutal Christmas Day attack in order to help crack a case.
5. Alternate side parking rules are suspended today.