The ball in Times Square has dropped and 2013 has begun.
As the new year starts, residents across Patchogue and Medford will be making resolutions to lose weight, clean out those cluttered closets, volunteer more time to local organizations or perhaps spend more quality time with family and friends.
About.com compiled a list of Top-10 New Year's resolutions, which includes quitting smoking, getting out of debt, helping others and getting organized.
What is your New Year's resolution? What do you want to do to make 2013 the best and brightest year ever?
Share your resolutions with us in the comments section and we'll share what your neighbors said later this week.
Happy New Year from Patchogue and Medford Patch!