Pines People- Walter Reich

Pines People- Walter Reich       The Reich family have deep roots on Fire Island, especially in the Pines. Both of his brothers Rohland and August were directors of FIPPOA. Also sister-in law Carole was secretary, and Joyce Reich was deeply involved in the community. Rohland Reich was a...

“A Walk Through History” A guided walking tour on Ocean Walk 2020.

"A Walk Through History" A guided walking tour on Ocean Walk 2020. Tentative date: June 13th-14th. More info coming soon!  

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...

Welcome to Fire Island Pines. A Family Community… the sign.

Welcome to Fire Island Pines. A Family Community… the sign. The Home Guardian Company of New York - a subsidiary of the Smadbeck Company, and owned by brothers Warren and Arthur Smadbeck, were responsible for developments on Long Island including in Mastic, Syosset and Rocky Point. In 1952 they began...