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:
5. Pics: Hewlett Homecoming 2012
Hewlett High School students celebrated homecoming starting last Friday with a pep rally followed by a parade on Saturday before the Bulldogs' first game against Plainedge.
4. Weisenberg Alleges Abuse of His Son
Assemblyman Harvey Weisenberg, D-Long Beach, is accusing a Brookville-based agency serving the special needs community with abusing his son at its residence in Plainview.
Two businesses — Emperor's Old Clothes and Xaga Sushi — reopened in new locations, while Red Mango opens up shop in Hewlett.
2. Two People Mugged on Wanser Avenue in Inwood
A man and a teenager were mugged last Wednesday by an armed robber on Wanser Avenue in Inwood, police said.
A Nassau County police officer was hospitalized Tuesday after being hit by a car on the 878 just north of the Atlantic Beach Bridge.