Snow is on its way to New York City.
About 9 inches of snow are expected in the Big Apple. [NY Daily News]
Need to Know
Mayor Bill de Blasio takes office. [Reuters]
New Jersey's minimum wage is on the rise. [ABC News]
A puppet offers some advice to tourists who travel to New York City. [NY Daily News]
The New York Islanders host the Chicago Blackhawks at 7.
The Brooklyn Nets are in Oklahoma City at 8.
The New York Knicks travel to San Antonio at 8:30.
On Stage Tonight
Peter Wolf @ City Winery
Living Colour (with Dave Dreiwitz’s Crescent Moon) @ Brooklyn Bowl
The Bad Plus @ the Village Vanguard
Today in History
In 1967, Ronald Reagan is sworn in as Governor of California.
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