Weekly Recap: New Charges, Tablets

In case you missed it, here are Five Towns Patch's top stories from the past week.

Busy week? No worries. Patch highlighted the top stories of the week so you can catch up on local news. This week, the top stories are:


A 15-year-old East Atlantic Beach girl who planned to celebrate her Sweet 16 later this week will now undergo multiple surgeries after she was hit by a drunk driver and dragged several feet.


Ecco Domani Hair Designs moved from Lawrence to Cedarhurst about six months ago, leaving building owner Arthur Valenti to find a suitable new tenant for the vacancy.


Daniel Miller, the Inwood shop owner accused of with a teen employee, was charged on Wednesday with stealing more than $200,000 by passing bad checks to payment-processing businesses, according to the Nassau District Attorney.

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