The Co ops Est. 1960

  The Co ops Est. 1960   The Home Guardian of New York who were developing the Pines initially zoned the Co Op area as business. They saw it as
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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
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DJ Kevin Burke

DJ Kevin Burke     DJ KEVIN BURKE – FIP BLUE WHALE TEA DANCE DJ 1977 – 1987, 1992, 1993 1994     DJ Kevin Burke was resident DJ at the Pines
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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. Alternating writers were
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Senator Ted Kennedy visits the Pines 1981.

Senator Ted Kennedy visits the Pines 1981.     Senator Ted Kennedy arrives in the Pines for a political fundraiser. Originally scheduled to arrive by seaplane from Massachusetts, but due
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Hooray for Hollywood @ Reflections 1988

Hooray for Hollywood @ Reflections 1988             Gloria DeMann and her husband Larry were famous throughout the Pines for throwing extravagant parties at their Bayfront home called
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DJ Howard Merritt

  DJ Howard Merritt       Howard Merritt started playing music in 1972 in New York. First major job was a club called “Flamingo” which was the greatest gay
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Pines People- David Lee

Pines People- David Lee       In a late 1970’s  pre- AIDS world a gay man was still closeted. Especially David Lee. He worked for the corporate pharmaceutical  world. A world where
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Pines People- Bobby Bonanno

Pines People- Bobby Bonanno    Fire Island Pines Historical Preservation President   My history. I have always been blessed to live near the water. The beach has always been a constant
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