New Year's Eve Surfing

IF YOUR NEW YEAR'S RESOLUTION IS TO FINALLY GET ONLINE, check out First Night celebrations in New York, San Francisco, Boston and Washington, D.C. There will be computers at various sites, such as New York's Grand Central Terminal and The Other Side Cafe in Boston, where revelers who have purchased First Night tickets can log on for free. If you're a newbie, don't worry; expert advisers Will be standing by, First Night organizers say. The online service Echo is coordinating things from New York, where a bank of computers will be installed in Grand Central, with large-screen monitors overhead.