Souvenirs 2018- The Master Class.

Souvenirs 2018- The Master Class   Celebrating our 6th year with Souvenirs the Master Class was based on the idea of sharing knowledge. Whether you have been doing what you
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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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Mel Cheren- Music history.

  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
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The Sandpiper 1965-1979.

  The Sandpiper 1965-1979.     1965. Originally the site of a model home, then the office of Realtor Arden Catlin and the Post Office. The building was owned by
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DJ Kevin Burke

DJ Kevin Burke     DJ KEVIN BURKE – FIP BLUE WHALE TEA DANCE DJ 1977 – 1987, 1992, 1993 1994     DJ Kevin Burke was resident DJ at the Pines
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Crews Quarters Est. 1982

Crews Quarters 1982-1992  Opened in the newly renovated LaFountaine Building by longtime Pines resident and Realtor Doris Taussig “Crews Quarters was known as the friendly place. The place where the
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Pavilion 2015 …

Pavilion 2015…     Under new ownership of PJ McAteer the Pavilion would go through some modifications. New logo design, and lighting and sound alterations. Programming would fall to longtime
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The Pavilion 2012-2014

The Pavilion 2012-2014     Artist renderings began immediately to keep the community informed and excited. Architectural firm  HWKN Hollwich Kushner created by Marc Kushner and Matthias Hollwich were hired by
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Fire in the Pines- 2011

Fire in the Pines November 14-15  2011. Pavilion and LaFountaine building burn…   History repeated itself Monday November 14, 2011 at 9pm as a fire broke out in the alley
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