Grey Gardens Est. 1960’s.

Grey Gardens Est. 1960's. 217 Bay Walk.   By Joe Bailey Cole. It was a gate house or game house on Long Island, near Patchogue, built about 1840, before wood beams were milled. Many of the beams in the house are hand honed. In the late 1960's, I can't recall...

“The Normal Heart” HBO films in the Pines- 2013

  “The Normal Heart” HBO films in the Pines- 2013     2013. On a summer’s day HBO arrives to film playwright Larry Kramer’s award winning play “The Normal Heart”.                     Actress and star Julia Roberts on set. She had no...

Pines People – Larry Kramer.

Pines People - Larry Kramer.     Larry Kramer (born June 25, 1935) is an American playwright, author, public health advocate, and LGBT rights activist.  Kramer—the second son of a lawyer and his wife, a Red Cross official—spent his childhood in Mount Rainier, Maryland. The family moved to Washington, D.C.,...

The Adir house 1977. / The Normal Heart house

The Adir House 1977. 144 Ocean Walk                                The Normal Heart house.      The property of two building plots were originally owned by Broadway composer Jerry Herman. He purchased them as not to obstruct his...