If you have some shopping to do, there are stores open New Year's Day 2010, including Walmart, Best Buy and Target.
This is true even though all federal, state, county and municipal offices are closed today, Jan. 1, 2010, due to the holiday.
Some store locations may have limited hours today so it is best to call your local store. Although these national chains are open, some research may be required to see what additional stores are open for you locally.
Several local newspapers and blogs list openings and closings for your convenience, and they're the best place to check.
Here are a few examples of these local listings for New Year's Day 2010: