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Fashion comes to Fire Island with Richard Avedon-1946.

Fashion comes to Fire Island with Richard Avedon-1946.     Richard Avedon was an American fashion and portrait photographer. He worked for Harper's Bazaar and Vogue, specializing in capturing movement in still pictures of fashion, theater and dance. Richard Avedon and his young wife, Doe, had no idea what they were...

“Beach Fire Island’s 1st beach party” A ZOOM event sponsored by Sayville Library.

"Beach Fire Island's 1st beach party" A ZOOM event sponsored by Sayville Library. 4/15/21       On Thursday April 15, 2021 we were able to revisit the celebration of the 40th Anniversary of "Beach Fire Island's 1st beach party." We did this in 2019 in the Pines, but due...

Boardwalk Memorial- Fred M Weil

Boardwalk Memorial- Fred M Weil                                    Fred M Weil 1926-2021 Fred M. Weil, resident of The Pines for over 50 years, passed away peacefully at home in Morningside Heights on March 12th. Together with his...

Pines People- Patrik Moreton

Pines People- Patrik Moreton 1942-1995.   Patrik Moreton was born in northern India . He lived in India until the age of five, and then moved to London where he grew up. He was an ex actor who was an original member of the England’s National Youth Theater. At the...

Boardwalk Memorial- Albert ( Blue) Flettrich

Boardwalk Memorial- Albert ( Blue) Flettrich   by Stuart Lee Originally back in the early '60's there were a small group of people going out to the Pines and Grove who got tired of the homophobic slurs being shouted at the passing ferries outbound to the beach from the Sayville...