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Beginnings: These three communities have shared their histories for three centuries. European activity in the area dates to 1677, when Smithtown founder Richard Smith began deeding land on Stony Brook Neck - in what is now Head of the Harbor - to one of his sons, Adam. Adam Smith constructed the first house on the east side of Three Sisters Harbor, now known as Stony Brook Harbor. Starting in the 1690s, Richard Smith deeded land in what is now Nissequogue to his other children and they established farms.
Photo: The Everett Smith General Store, built in 1856, stands today as the Saint James General Store, the oldest continuously run shop of its kind in the country. (Smithtown Historical...
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Beginnings: These three communities have shared their histories for three centuries. European activity in the area dates to 1677, when Smithtown founder Richard Smith began deeding land on Stony Brook Neck - in what is now Head of the Harbor - to one of his sons, Adam. Adam Smith constructed the first house on the east side of Three Sisters Harbor, now known as Stony Brook Harbor. Starting in the 1690s, Richard Smith deeded land in what is now Nissequogue to his other children and they established farms.
Photo: The Everett Smith General Store, built in 1856, stands today as the Saint James General Store, the oldest continuously run shop of its kind in the country. (Smithtown Historical Society)
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  • Rev. William W. Trumbore, Episcopal minister

    Rev. William W. Trumbore, Episcopal minister
    The Rev. William W. Trumbore, a retired Episcopal minister who enjoyed working with young people, died Monday of complications from Parkinson's disease at Greater Baltimore Medical Center. He was 81.
  • 'Bullets Over Broadway' to close in New York on Aug. 24

    'Bullets Over Broadway' to close in New York on Aug. 24
    "Bullets Over Broadway," the first stage musical based on one of Woody Allen's movies, is a comedy about the difficulties of mounting a stage production in New York. It's a challenge that the musical's producers may know well given the show's own...

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    Timing is everything in showbiz. And so it is with public controversies too. The resurrection of the 20-year-old Woody Allen controversy surrounding his adopted daughter Dylan (also known as Malone) Farrow comes as the prolific writer-director is riding...

    Tony Awards 2014: 'Bullets over Broadway' has lackluster showing

    Tony Awards 2014: 'Bullets over Broadway' has lackluster showing
    Woody Allen received his first Tony Award nomination on Tuesday for writing the script for the stage musical version of his 1994 movie "Bullets over Broadway." But the musical was shut out of the main Tony categories and failed to land a nomination...

    'Bullets over Broadway': Musical of mobsters and old standards

    'Bullets over Broadway': Musical of mobsters and old standards
    NEW YORK — In the hands — and most certainly the wheelhouse — of the director-choreographer Susan Stroman, Woody Allen's "Bullets Over Broadway" gets turned into a whiz-bang, retro, good time Broadway musical, replete with cheerily...