The “Ripped” Party 1990-91.

The “Ripped Party” 1990-91. The tradition of theme parties on Fire Island is long standing. So with that came a party called “Ripped.” 295 Holly Walk Thank you to Bruce
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Fashions of the Pines 1990’s.

Fashions of the Pines 1990’s. Fashion has always been part of Pines history. The Pines Fashion show was a tradition since the 1960’s. Held at the Botel pool and most
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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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Boardwalk Memorial- Lesley Mandel

Boardwalk Memorial- Lesley Mandel Lesley Mandel was a Pines homeowner at 308 Shady Walk for a dozen years and a resident of Fire Island Pines for forty years. She was
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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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The Pines 40th Anniversary

The Pines 40th Anniversary 1993. In 1993 the Pines community celebrated their 40th Anniversary with an elaborate party. A host committee was formed to plan it. Much research and effort
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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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From the Pines with Love -1992

From the Pines with Love-1992. From the Pines with Love was created in 1985 by John Whyte and Paul Dean. This was the Pines communities answer to tthe growing AIDS
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