The Bennett/ Housolina House Est. 1956

The Bennett/ Housolina House Est. 1956 333 Ozone Walk.     By Peter Bennett.  I spent my childhood Summers on Fire Island, the Pines for the most part. They are some of my happiest memories: the beach; the dunes; digging for clams in the Bay; and even getting splinters on...

A Dual in the Sun. The Rockefeller/Ron Martin home.

A "Dual in the Sun". The Rockefeller/Ron Martin home. 607 Shore Walk. Designed by Architect Harry Bates at the height of his Fire Island Career. 607 Shore Walk remains an intact example of Bates style as well as classic 60's architecture. Built in 1965 by Walter Reich for Alan Morton,...

Boardwalk Memorial- Lesley Mandel

Boardwalk Memorial- Lesley Mandel Lesley Mandel was a Pines homeowner at 308 Shady Walk for a dozen years and a resident of Fire Island Pines for forty years. She was an inventive chef who regularly orchestrated Friday night dinners—seemingly effortlessly—for eight to ten people. After leaving a successful career as...

The Angelo Donghia/ Ron Chereskin/ Howard Goldfarb Home.

The Angelo Donghia/ Ron Chereskin / Howard Goldfarb Home. 74 Bay Walk. Est. 1964 - 2005. Like many designers who were drawn to the Pines designer Angelo Donghia was no different. The word was out about the new hip Pines community, and all were coming. Architects, Interior designers, and artists...