Pines People- Tony Setteducate My first trip to Fire Island was in the early 1960’s. A group of us youngsters who hung out at Julius, the gay straight
The Mirrored houses of Suga. Est. 1977-79. 400 & 426 Ocean Walk.
Reflections Est. 1980 73 Bay Walk. Built in 1980 and designed by Architect Gary Stluka the house exterior was originally California redwood. The house was
Firemens Masked Ball 1989. To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Pines Volunteer Fire Department a masked ball was planned. The Pines Community house was transformed into a fantasy
Pines/Cherry Grove People- Rose (Bob) Levine Arriving in Cherry Grove in 1955 Bob Levine found home. A home
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
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
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
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
“The Normal Heart” HBO films in the Pines- 2013 2013. On a summer’s day HBO arrives to film playwright Larry Kramer’s award winning play “The Normal Heart”.
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
Mel Cheren- Music history. 1933-2017 1970’s. On a trip to Fire Island Mel Cheren met what would be his partner in life and love Michael Brody. 12 years