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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Fire Island Tide Columns 2017

Fire Island Tide Columns 2017.         September 1, 2017 No. 8           August 18, 2017 No. 7       August 4, 2017
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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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Senator Ted Kennedy visits the Pines 1981.

Senator Ted Kennedy visits the Pines 1981.     Senator Ted Kennedy arrives in the Pines for a political fundraiser. Originally scheduled to arrive by seaplane from Massachusetts, but due
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Hooray for Hollywood @ Reflections 1988

Hooray for Hollywood @ Reflections 1988             Gloria DeMann and her husband Larry were famous throughout the Pines for throwing extravagant parties at their Bayfront home called
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George Platt Lynes- Art history

                            George Platt Lynes   George Platt Lynes was just one of a group of artist that found their way to Fire Island. Fire Island gave them a freedom to
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DJ Howard Merritt

  DJ Howard Merritt       Howard Merritt started playing music in 1972 in New York. First major job was a club called “Flamingo” which was the greatest gay
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DJ Mike Borowski

  DJ Mike Borowski     DJ MIKE BOROWSKI is in his fourth year as a resident DJ in Fire Island Pines.        I like to think of DJ
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Pines People- David Lee

Pines People- David Lee       In a late 1970’s  pre- AIDS world a gay man was still closeted. Especially David Lee. He worked for the corporate pharmaceutical  world. A world where
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