Today's image is titled Happy New Year was photographed by Jill Muller.
Revelers rang in the New Year with fireworks at the U.S. Bank Eve celebration on the Capitol Square. Despite the cold conditions, crowds emerged from that party and others throughout downtown to watch the display and toast the passing calendar. Welcome to 2009.
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