Pines People- Tony Setteducate

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
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Reflections Est. 1980.

  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
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The Mr. Fire Island Contest 1970’s.

  The Mr. Fire Island Body Beautiful Contest 1970’s.   On July 19, 1970 rather than the annual Miss Fire Island contest a Mr. Fire Island Body Beautiful contest was
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The Seaplane history.

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
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The History of Disco.

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
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Peter Allen-Celebrity history .

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
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1998 GMHC Sweet 16 Morning Party

GMHC Morning Party Sweet 16.

  GMHC Morning Party Sweet 16. 1998.        The GMHC (Gay Mens Health Crisis) Morning Party began in 1983 by a group of concerned Pines community members as
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Pines People – Larry Kramer.

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
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Night & Day 2 Benefit 1992.

Night & Day 2 A Boulevard Boys Benefit for Friends in Deed  1992.     During the 90’s there were many benefits for AIDS. This one given by John Francis
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Dancing on the Bay Est. 1995.

  Dancing on the Bay Est. 1995.       During the 4th of July weekend in 1995 the first “Dancing on the Bay” was held at the Bayfront home
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