The Five Things You Should Know Aug. 29:
1. Hurricane Irene: Just one year ago Hurricane Irene swept through Long Island wreaking havoc along the way. Read more about its lasting effect in the Town of Hempstead and Nassau County.
2. TVASNAC: The Town-Village Aircraft Safety & Noise Abatement Committee (TVASNAC) met in Stewart Manor Monday for the first time ever. Read part one of our coverage here and check back later this afternoon for part two.
3. End of Summer Events: With the kids heading back to school, Labor Day Weekend is the final chance to enjoy the summer. Check back with Garden City Patch at 10 a.m. for the a highlight of events happening across Long Island.
4. Top 10 Back-to-School Apps: Patch compiled a list of must-have apps when heading back to school. Are you prepared? See the list here.
5. Roller Rink Replacement: Garden City Patch reported yesterday afternoon on the roller rink replacement that is currently in the design process. What are your thoughts?