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Top Stories of 2013 in Rockville Centre

Year in Review: Patch relives the top headlines from 2013 in the Rockville Centre.

Here are the top stories from 2013 in Rockville Centre:

Cops: Teen Girl Found Dead in Rockville Centre

The body of Lauren Daverin, 18, of Lynbrook, was discovered at about 10 p.m. Thursday on the footbridge between Merrick Road and Sunrise Highway, cops confirmed. Click here for the full story.

Police Make Arrest in RVC Murder

Police have arrested an 18-year-old man in connection to the death of a Lynbrook woman found dead in Rockville Centre on Thursday night. Click here for the full story.

RVC Superintendent Addresses State Assessment 'Opt Outs'

Rockville Centre Superintendent William Johnson spoke at Wednesday’s board meeting about the high number of district students who “opted out” of the new state assessment exams that started Tuesday. Click here for the full story.

Gang Assault Charge Dropped Against Roxen Road Defendents

The top charge of second-degree gang assault has been dropped against all five defendants in theRoxen Road assault case. Click here for the full story.

DA: RVC Man Stole Funds from Special Needs Organizations

A Rockville Centre man was arrested Wednesday for allegedly stealing more than $1.6 million from two non-profit organizations that raise money for special needs children and two women for whom he acted as financial planner, the Nassau County district attorney announced. Click here for the full story.

Cops: Man Beaten, Robbed Behind RVC Home

Cops said the victim, 22, met an acquaintance at 2:50 p.m. on Shellbank Place and had a brief conversation before two other men pulled up in a car. The victim began to run away, but was caught by the three subjects behind a house on Shellbank Place, police said. The three men punched the victim and took an iPhone and cash from him, cops reported. Click here for the full story.

George Martin's Burger Bar to Open in RVC

Good things come in threes — or so the saying goes. The saying might become the new motto for George Martin as the restaurant group will open the doors to its third Rockville Centre eatery in June. Click here for the full story.

RVC Teen Charged with Sexual Assault at Rehab Facility

A 16-year-old from Rockville Centre sexually assaulted another teen at Phoenix House Academy in Wainscott, East Hampton Town police said Monday morning. Click here for the full story.

Cops: RVC Woman Stabs Victim, Turns Knife on Herself

A Rockville Centre woman was arrested Friday afternoon after allegedly stabbing another woman and then turning the knife on herself on Hempstead Avenue. Click here for the full story.

80-Year-Old Couple Mugged in Parking Lot Near Sunrise

An 80-year-old couple was mugged Wednesday night as they were walking in a parking lot near Sunrise Highway and Park Avenue in Rockville Centre. Click here for the full story.

15-Year-Old Arrested for RVC LIRR Station Mugging

A 15-year-old boy has been arrested in connection with arobbery that occurred at the Rockville Centre Train Station last week. Click here for the full story.


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