Boardwalk Memorial- Franklin Coronado.

Boardwalk Memorial- Franklin Coronado. June 1940 - April 2020    Longtime Pines former resident Franklin “Contessa” Coronado passed away from a combination of Parkinson’s and COVID 19. Known as La Contessa to his friends they remember him here: Charlie Cosentino:  Frank 79 passed away April 6, 2020 due to Covid-19...

The Dune House 1968-69.

The Dune House 1968-69. Reno 1980. 4 Ocean Walk. This quirky house is a standout as you walk the ocean in the Pines. Designed by bohemian boat builder, furniture designer, and architect Peter Asher. Who was inspired by the concrete structures by the Spanish architect Felix Candela. In his own...

Liza Minnelli- Celebrity history

Liza Minnelli- Celebrity history Many celebrities visit Fire Island and actress/ singer Liza Minnelli was one. By Marc Malkin for Variety When Actress/ singer/ star Liza Minnelli was was 19, she became the youngest person to win the leading actress in a musical Tony for her turn in the 1965...

Pines People- Henry Muller

Pines People- Henry Muller     On a rainy afternoon in September 1960, Henry Muller and his parents, Bert and Kathrine Muller, visited Fred and Lilo Zinger who had just purchased a studio apartment in the brand new Co-ops. The real estate agent, Ted Taussig, “had nothing to do” that...