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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Pines People- Doris Taussig

Pines people- Doris Taussig Doris Taussig arrived in the Pines in 1939. Her father was a dentist who never got to practice his dentistry because landholdings and real estate. The
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Pines People- Paul McGregor

Paul McGregor 1935-2013     On a random drive with his wife Paul McGregor discovered the Pines in 1961. He brought his creativity and spirit making his mark in Pines
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Kentucky Derby Party Est. 1986

Kentucky Derby Party Est. 1986 The Kentucky Derby is not only an annual event in Kentucky. It is also one in the Pines.   In 1986 Pines resident Allan Masur
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1990’s. The good fight…

1990’s. As the health of many were declining, the look of the men of the Pines became stronger. Muscled physiques had replaced the natural body types as the gym became
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Pines People- Joyce Reich 1932-2016

  Joyce Reich 1932-2016 Joyce S. Schick of Patchogue, NY passed away quietly in her sleep on April 7th, 2016. She is survived by Walter Reich, her loving husband of
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The Tea Dance Est. 1966

          Upon purchasing the Pines Yacht Club from then owner Peggy Fears with partners in the early 60’s model John Whyte bought out all partners in
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Pines Party 1999

Pines Party 99. After the GMHC Morning Party abruptly ended  in controversy in 1998 FIPPOA decided to create their own party to benefit charities of their own choice. The original
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DJ Steven Oliveri

DJ Steven Oliveri   Steven started his DJ career when he turned 23 playing all of the clubs on Long Island and on Fire Island, including The Ice Palace  and The
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Hollywood Shore Leave Party 1988-1994

Hollywood Shore Leave 1988-1994 Est. 1984. Like many parties/ benefits throughout the 80’s they created a tradition that lasted through the years. This is one… The Hollywood Shore Leave party
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John Laub – Art History

Artist John Laub was a native of Philadelphia. His family anticipated his entry into the world of business, but he envisioned something different. While attending a small liberal arts college
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Michael Kors- Celebrity history

2015. Michael Kors   Like his predecessor Perry Ellis Michael Kors and his husband Lance La Pere rented in the Pines in the 1990’s, and ended up looking for more privacy and
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