Pines Blog March 2018.

Pines Blog March 2018.   3/10/18   The aftermath of recent storms has really taken a toll on the beach. Much erosion has taken place leaving bare trapbags exposed. Also
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The Seaplane history.

The Seaplane history.           The word Seaplane was meant to symbolize two types of planes associated with the sea. The type that is still used today
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The History of Disco.

The History of Disco.   Disco music and Fire Island have a lot in common. Much of it was tested here as many company executives spent time here. The long
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Peter Allen-Celebrity history .

Peter Allen-Celebrity history .  1944 – 1992    Singer Peter Allen was a big supporter of the Pines. He performed in many benefits and became a real part of the
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Drag Race in the Pines 1989.

Drag Race in the Pines 1989. A benefit for Hetrick Martin Institute.     By Michael Lott. When I moved to NYC in 1985 from Charleston SC I had been
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1998 GMHC Sweet 16 Morning Party

GMHC Morning Party Sweet 16.

  GMHC Morning Party Sweet 16. 1998.        The GMHC (Gay Mens Health Crisis) Morning Party began in 1983 by a group of concerned Pines community members as
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Pines People – Larry Kramer.

Pines People – Larry Kramer.     Larry Kramer (born June 25, 1935) is an American playwright, author, public health advocate, and LGBT rights activist.  Kramer—the second son of a
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Night & Day 2 Benefit 1992.

Night & Day 2 A Boulevard Boys Benefit for Friends in Deed  1992. During the 90’s there were many benefits for AIDS. This one given by John Francis and John
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The Pines blog… January 2018.

The Pines blog… January 2018.       The big freeze.     On a trip over this month here are the goings on.  No ferry service as the bay
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