Here’s a look at some of the best images taken by Globe photographers last month including the first winter storm to hit the region, NHL Winter Classic at Gillette Stadium, welcoming in the New Year, and the Patriots loss in the AFC Championship game in Denver.

By Lloyd Young

Rue, a 3-year-old golden doodle, chased squirrels along the Charles River Esplanade in Boston on Jan. 6.

(Keith Bedford/Globe Staff)