- The Bravo Dance Center welcomes three stars from TLC's reality show Dance Moms, Maddie, Mackenzie, and Gianna, on . The cast members will be teaching and mentoring students during two Master Classes. Tickets are available immediately and limited space is available. Participant tickets are $90 and observer tickets are $40.
- The township has reminded residents that Christmas trees should be placed curbside the third Monday in January to be collected as yard waste and recycled. At any other time, it will be collected as a bulk item. One bulk item is permitted per week and are picked up on the second collection day of the week. Trees placed curbside must be bare. No lights, ornaments, or tinsel, please.
- Mostly sunny today, with a high near 34, according to the National Weather Service.
- The father of Sandy Hook Elementary School shooter Adam Lanza claimed his body last week, a family spokesman told CNN. Peter Lanza claimed the body Thursday, spokesman Errol Cockfield said. He declined to specify where the body would be buried.
- On this day, January 2, 1935, Bruno Hauptmann goes on trial for the murder of Charles Lindbergh, Jr., infant son of aviator Charles Lindbergh.