Busy week? No worries. Every Sunday, Patch highlights the top stories of the week so you can catch up on all of the big local news.
This week, the top stories are:#3 Cops: Accused Rapist Chose Victims at Random - Police said they have apprehended a "very dangerous young man" who they believe is responsible for two sexual assaults whose victims were chosen at random. Police said they are still investigating the possible connection to a Lynbrook push-in burglary.
#2 Lynbrook Turf Field and Baseball Field Update - The school’s new multi-sport turf field at Marion Street School should be completed in a couple of weeks. A new baseball field is also nearing completion.
#1 Former Malverne Student Shot Dead in Hempstead - A man recently shot and killed in Hempstead has been identified by family as Dante James Quinones, 17, a former student at Malverne High School.