The high reached 71 degrees at 9:15 a.m. Sunday, CBS 2 Weather reported.
It is the season for break-ins. Every year, hundreds of thousands of burglaries take place during the months of November and December.
The Village of Great Neck Plaza on Long Island has instituted free parking in its outdoor lots and garages for most Saturdays in December and Christmas Eve.
The nation’s unemployment rate dropped to 9.4 percent last month, its lowest level in 19 months.