The FIPAP Art Show Est. 1985-1987. Art has always been part of the Pines community. The beauty of the beach has inspired many. In the 70’s it became a
The Twin Arch houses. Est. 1974 and 1976. 437 Ocean Walk & 397 Nautilus Walk. In the mid 70’s Jerry Gloor and his partner Claudio Contes began the building
1976. A walk in the Pines… A 8mm home movie filmed by James Dybas donated by Michael J. La Rue showing a 1976 view of the eastern end of
The Invasion. Est. 1976. The 70’s. There can be no telling of the Invasion story without the Homecoming queen. For that is how it begins every
Mart Crowley- Celebrity history. Mart Crowley is a playwright who was born on August 21, 1935, in Vicksburg, Mississippi. He attended a Catholic high school in his hometown
The Fire Island National Seashore. Est. 1964 Fire Island National Seashore was established by Congress on September 11, 1964, following a long history of preservation efforts, most
Art history- Jim French July 14, 1932 – June 16, 2017 Jim French passed away this year. He spent time on Fire Island, and so his history becomes ours…
Shopping & Dining in the Pines through the years… After the development of Peggy Fears Yacht Club and Botel, and the Ship n Shore
The Jerry Herman House #1 Est. 1961. 159 Oak Walk. Diagonally behind the famous TV house, and among other historic homes was the first home of Broadway composer
Boardwalk Talk : Fashion of the Pines- Pat Cleveland.
Hurricanes and storms have always been part of Fire Island history. 1938. Cherry Grove. Saltaire. 1962. Hurricane Donna. Fire Island Pines.
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. Alternating writers were