Where every Family matters!
Past issuesFeeds Facebook Twitter Contact

It figures: New Year’s news

Share on TwitterTweet
Share on Facebook
Subscribe

Don’t miss our updates:

New Year’s News

Tax credit for a baby born Dec. 31, 2012: $1,000

Tax credit for a baby born the next day, or later, under the new tax schedule: $500

Birth years of twins Beckett and Freya Humenny, born nearly six hours apart in Minnesota on New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day: 2011 and 2012

Year bandleader Guy Lombardo first played “Auld Lang Syne” on New Year’s Eve, sealing its association with the holiday: 1929

Year a group of civic-minded Southern Californians conceived the annual Tournament of Roses New Year’s Day parade: 1890

Cost for reserved seating along the parade route this year: $55 to $90

Amount users of the iPhone Gympact app earn or pay every time they keep or break their New Year’s resolution to work out at a gym: $5

Typical cost for two impersonal MAM pacifiers: $5.99

Cost for two MAM pacifiers personalized with baby’s name: $19.95

Cost for one cashmere blend baby long johns, available in pink and blue, from Red Envelope: $89.95

Percent of private schools in 1989–90 that were conservative Christian: 11

Percent in 2009–10: 15

Sources: 20SomethingFinance.com, TheFW.com, Infoplease.com, TournamentofRoses.com, SharpSeating.com, Computer Weekly, TIME.com, Amazon.com, MAMBabyPersonalized.com, RedEnvelope.com, CAPENet.org

Updated 4:38 pm, December 9, 2016
Top stories:
Share on TwitterTweet
Share on Facebook
Subscribe

Don’t miss our updates:

View the latest issues of our print publications, including Brooklyn Family, Manhattan Family, Bronx/Riverdale Family, Queens Family, and our Special Child magazines

Connect with local moms

Join our Facebook sisterhood, and find moms in your neighborhood for advice, community, and support!

Don’t miss out!

Sign up for our e-newsletter to be the first to know about new contests, hot topics and the best family events.

Optional: Fill out your info and you could win tickets to family friendly shows!