Boardwalk Memorial- Lesley Mandel

Boardwalk Memorial- Lesley Mandel Lesley Mandel was a Pines homeowner at 308 Shady Walk for a dozen years and a resident of Fire Island Pines for forty years. She was an inventive chef who regularly orchestrated Friday night dinners—seemingly effortlessly—for eight to ten people. After leaving a successful career as...

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 and John Gilliam. They were known as the Boulevard Boys.  The Benefit consisted of a night party at the Pavilion with DJ...

Pines People- Bob Howard

Bob Howard  1977.         Mr. Bob Howard was born in New Haven Connecticut, and attended college at the University of Connecticut. There he majored in theater, and went onto Yale Drama school. He produced and wrote off Broadway plays, worked for Metromedia Television, and finally discovered that all...

Pines People- Alexandra Akira

  Alexandra Akira. 1986 What it feels like for a girl...   Arriving on Fire Island at fourteen years old, she would soon call this magical wonderland her second home. A love affair with Fire Island that she carries to this day.  The journey began while traveling out to Long Island...