Busy week? No worries. Patch highlighted the top stories of the week so you can catch up on all of the local news. This week, the top stories are:
3. New frozen yogurt shop opens in East Meadow: Mama Yogurt, which has three other locations in the US, recently opened on Hempstead Turnpike in East Meadow.
2. First Annual Oktoberfest comes to East Meadow: Nassau County hosted its First Annual Oktoberfest Celebration in Eisenhower Park over the weekend. The event included food, rides, beer and performances.
1. Robert Core starts his nine-month prison term: Former Hempstead Public Safety Officer Robert Core, who's car struck and killed a pedestrian while he was allegedly driving intoxicated in July of 2011, started his nine-month prison term on Thursday.