Here are Five Towns Patch's top stories of the week:
5. Small Fire Put Out at Lawrence Middle School
A small fire broke out in a bathroom at Lawrence Middle School last Thursday afternoon.
4. Five Towns Priest Reacts to Pope's Retirement
Father Eric Fasano writes his reaction to the Pope's retirement announcement.
3. Cedarhurst to Allow Some Residents to Remove Garages
Cedarhurst has eliminated a requirement that village homes most susceptible to flooding must have attached garages.
2. Central Avenue Storefront Currently Vacant
A 3,100 square-foot storefront on Central Avenue is now available to rent.
1. Blaze Knocked Out at Hewlett Harbor Home
The Hewlett Fire Department responded to a house fire at around 11:30 a.m. at a Seawane Drive home in Hewlett Harbor.