Cher- Celebrity history.

Cher-  1981         Actress/ singer Cher visits the Pines. She goes to Tea Dance, and stops by the “Barbara” yacht .                                                                                          
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Ferron Bell- Art history

  Ferron Bell  1943-2013 1969   Born Thomas Ferron Bell on Oct. 30, 1943, in Pasadena, Calif., he was the youngest of three children and the only boy. He always had
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France Joli- Celebrity history

France Joli 1979.           A young 16 year old arrives from Canada in the Pines with her mom to perform in a benefit for a Fire truck in Fire Island Pines. Her
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Pines People- Robin Byrd

  Pines people- Robin Byrd     Robin Byrd (born April 6 1957, in New York) is an American former porn actress and the host of ‘THE ROBIN BYRD SHOW’,
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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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Scanning On/Off the Deck Columns 2010

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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The A Frame house 1965.

The A Frame house 1965.    Beginning it’s life as a simple modernistic A frame of the late 60’s its design seemed to fit right into it’s plot of land
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Scanning On/Off the Deck Columns 2010

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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Pines People- Ron McKenna.

 Ron McKenna     He first visited Fire Island in 1956, when his uncle took him to Cherry Grove , where he owned a house on Doctors Walk with his
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The Rainbow Flag

The Rainbow Flag Est. 1978.       The first Rainbow Flag was designed in 1978 by Gilbert Baker, a San Francisco artist, who created the flag in response to
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Robert Mapplethorpe- Art history

Robert Mapplethorpe  1946-1989 The Pines was a haven for many artists. Here inspired by the beauty of the surroundings their art flourished. Photographer Robert Mapplethorpe was one of the many.
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Pines People- Lance Ferris

Lance Ferris After a visit in 1979 a young Lance Ferris arrived on his own in 1980 fresh from Sheepshead Bay Brooklyn. Taking a guide book he got his ticket
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