to ring in
Posted on december 31, 2007
Collins English dictionary : to ring in : vb. (adv.) 1. (int.) Chiefly Brit. to report to someone by telephone. 2. (tr.) to accompany the arrival of with bells (esp. in the phrase ring in the new year).
CNN is ringing in 2008; everybody is ringing in 2008; so I am ringing in 2008.
Best wishes, my dear friends.