Nesconset residents are rallying on the Internet in hopes of prevent a proposal to build 66 garden apartments off Lake Avenue.
As Nesconset resident , the race walker has set her focus on enjoying a dream that been more than 12 years in the making.
After a fire broke out above Pick of the Litter grooming and puppy shop Monday morning, 70 dogs and cats were safely rescued from the building by local fire rescue units, though five were found dead on the second floor, according to officials.
Though the circumstances surrounding - remain unclear, the man who says he owned the pet shop below the fire, and lived in the unit where the fire began, says all the animals are safe with friends, while the Suffolk Society for the Prevention of the Cruelty of Animals is investigating the incident for any potential wrongdoings at the pet store.
Nesconset residents rallied behind local Olympian on Tuesday night to give her a warm send off for the 2012 London Games. Check out more than 25 photos in our gallery.