Issues of public safety and emergency crews racing to the scenes of house fires dominated the news last week.
Week in review:
1. Boating safety dominated the headlines following the on Oyster Bay and the subsequent , the yacht that capsized and sank at a fireworks display, killing three children. The heart-wrenching saga has raised many questions about the
2. Plainview firefighters quickly stopped an attic fire from spreading in a home on on Friday.
3. Plainview and Bethpage firefighters combined efforts to control a and in a in Bethpage.
4. occurred within hours of each other Thursday and less than half a mile apart.
5. The news was not all bad: We told you about graduation rate being , a remarkable achievement.