Tag Archives: Smithtown

  • SMITH TAVERN

    November 22, 2011
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    Built before the Revolutionary War (1740), the Epenetus Smith Tavern, 211 Middle Country Road in Smithtown, originally stood just west of the juncture of Middle Country & North Country Roads.  This site was a popular stop on the Brooklyn to Sag Harbor stagecoach route during the 1770s, and during the Revolutionary War, the house often played [...]

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  • A LOT OF BULL

    October 6, 2011

    Wall Street has been in the news for all the wrong reasons of late. Of course, one of its iconic images is Arturo Di Modica’s Charging Bull bronze sculpture at Bowling Green, a draw for tourists from all over the globe. However, there is an even bigger bull in Smithtown, New York, a few miles [...]

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