mascot: THE TRUE STORY OF ROXEY - THE OFFICIAL LONG ISLAND RAILROAD MASCOT - 02/09/11 01:44 PM
While I was researching Merrick's history, I came across a most enjoyable true story of a yellow mongrel who went on to become the official mascot for the Long Island Railroad.  He lived about 100 years ago and is buried at the Merrick train station. 
Just last year, Heather Worthington, a children's author, published the heartwarming book, Miles of Smiles, sure to appeal to dog lovers of all ages. The story goes that one day in 1901, a stray dog, frightened during a thunderstorm, showed up at the Garden City train station. The station master let the dog in and … (8 comments)

 
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