This week in…

This week in… On/ off the deck was a weekly column in FI Newspaper. It was the Facebook of its time giving the who’s, what, and where of the Pines.
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Nudity on Fire Island.

Nudity on Fire Island. Then to now… The ancient Egyptians wore the minimum of clothing, and in a number of ancient Mediterranean cultures, the athletic and/or cultist nudity of men and boys
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Beach 40th Anniversary !

Beach 40th Anniversary ! 1979-2019. Beach 40th Anniversary Event 1979-2019. In 1979 an event that would change the course of history and culture of the Pines took place. It was
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The Fire Islander Guide 1970’s.

The Fire Islander Guide 1970’s. A Lifestyle Observed. In an age of no social media or internet we had various publications that gave us all our Fire Island information. The
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Pines People- Bob & Joan Freda.

Pines People- Bob & Joan Freda. Beloved wife of the late Robert. Loving mother of Karen (Ed), Susan and Kristen (Brent) Wells. Adored grandmother of Charlotte and Devon. Robert Bruce,
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Pines people-Susan Willis

Pines people- Susan Willis 1925-2009 Susan Willis was an actress who first came to the Pines on an invitation from longtime resident and an agent of the William Morris Agency
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Kay Ballard- Celebrity history.

Kay Ballard-Celebrity history. 1925-2019. Actress Kay Ballard was a frequent visitor to Fire Island. Both in Cherry Grove and the Pines. She performed in the Pines in both the 1980’s
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