Pines People- Walter Reich

Pines People- Walter Reich       The Reich family have deep roots on Fire Island, especially in the Pines. Both of his brothers Rohland and August were directors of FIPPOA. Also sister-in law Carole was secretary, and Joyce Reich was deeply involved in the community. Rohland Reich was a...

Pines People- Kathleen (Kay) Corso.

Pines People- Kathleen (Kay) Corso. 1920-2018.       Pines pioneer Kathleen (Kay) Corso was a long-time leader of FIPPOA, is believed to have been one of the last survivor of the original homeowners in the Pines. She and her husband Charles constructed the eighth house in the Pines in 1953. They raised their four...

Firemens Masked Ball 1989.

Firemens Masked Ball 1989.   To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Pines Volunteer Fire Department a masked ball was planned. The Pines Community house was transformed into a fantasy ballroom. Over 600 people from the community joined in for a fun evening of mystery. The Pines Volunteer Fire Department...