Coming up today in the D.C. region:

Same sex marriage: Several new laws, including the legalization of same-sex marriage in Maryland and a restriction of eminent domain in Virginia, are going into effect today.

Dulles Toll Road rate hike: The cost of a one-way trip on the Dulles Toll Road is increasing by 50 cents starting today.

New year, same old cold: Clouds, cold temperatures and a slight risk of light rain or snow is in today’s forecast.

Bowl games: New Year’s Day is synonymous with college football bowl games. The Going Out Gurus round up the best places to support your alma mater today.