This week in…

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.
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Beach 40th Anniversary !

Beach 40th Anniversary ! 1979-2019. Beach 40th Anniversary Event 1979-2019. In 1979 an event that would change the course of history and culture of the Pines took place. It was
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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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The TV house 1965.

The TV house 1965. 142 Ocean Walk. Building the TV House. Owners were Robert Miller (above) an art director & Edwin Wittstein a set designer, most notably for the Fantasticks. The
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France Joli- Celebrity history

France Joli 1979.           A young 16 year old arrives from Canada in the Pines with her mom to perform in a benefit for a Fire truck in Fire Island Pines. Her
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DJ Jim Burgess

     DJ Jim Burgess DJ Remembering Jim Burgess> July 21,1953– January 18,1993> James Michael “Jim” Burgess (July 21,1953– January 18,1993) was a disco record mixer and New York DJ
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“Beach” by David Morgan . 2000

“Beach” by David Morgan . 2000 Photographer David Morgan’s ode to the beauty of the Pines. In the tradition of Robert Mapplethorpe and Tom Bianchi, Beach celebrates both the male
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