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Celebrating John Muir: “Father of the National Parks”

Celebrating John Muir: “Father of the National Parks”

By Thomas McGann IT IS ONLY FITTING that as we celebrate the 100th anniversary of the founding of our National Park System on Aug. 25, 2016, we should…

Eminent Domain Not Imminent in OB

Eminent Domain Not Imminent in OB

By Shoshanna McCollum   Bone-chilling winds off the ocean might have kept some folks at home that morning, but it was a full house in the Fire Island…

OB Considers Eminent Domain

OB Considers Eminent Domain

By Shoshanna McCollum Speculation has already circulated for weeks before next Saturday’s March 4 public hearing scheduled is set to convene. The published notice that has hung in…

Arts Project of Cherry Grove Begins 2017 Pre-Season with a Winter Spectacular at Stonewall

Arts Project of Cherry Grove Begins 2017 Pre-Season with a Winter Spectacular at Stonewall

By Bruce-Michael Gelbert   The Arts Project of Cherry Grove (APCG) kicked off their 2017 pre-season of events away from Fire Island, with its Fourth Annual Winter Spectacular…

OB Building Inspector Turnover Raises Questions

OB Building Inspector Turnover Raises Questions

By Timothy Bolger THE OCEAN BEACH VILLAGE building inspec- tor who took over this summer has lacked New York State certification legally required to perform such duties since…

SUP for the Good of the Great South Bay

SUP for the Good of the Great South Bay

By Carrie Ann Salvi SUPPORTERS OF THE BEAUTIFUL bay that connects Fire Islanders to those on the South Shore of Long Island came out on Saturday, Aug. 27,…

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: OB Building Inspector Article Generates Reaction

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: OB Building Inspector Article Generates Reaction

To the Editor: For a while now I have heard feedback from the article written…

KISMET – ACROSS THE BAY WITH MJ

KISMET – ACROSS THE BAY WITH MJ

KISMET – ACROSS THE BAY WITH MJ By Marijane Voltz As Kisminites sat on the…

Rose’s View – Fire Island Pines

Rose’s View – Fire Island Pines

Rose’s View – Fire Island Pines By Robert Levine If you read last week’s column…

OCEAN BAY PARK

OCEAN BAY PARK

OCEAN BAY PARK By Barbara Gaby Placilla Fifty years ago, the Beach Boys wrote a…

Fair Harbor

Fair Harbor

Fair Harbor By Emily S. Brafman In May I start having dreams that I missed…

DAVIS PARK

DAVIS PARK

DAVIS PARK By Cathy Shisler No flowers to plant, No garden to tend, As summertime…

Saltaire Summery

Saltaire Summery

Saltaire Summery By Hugh O’Brien  Well, for a while the summer heat broke and the…

ON ISLAND TIME: Ocean Beach Report

ON ISLAND TIME: Ocean Beach Report

ON ISLAND TIME: Ocean Beach Report By Samantha Sigelakis-Minski Hello all, and welcome to the…

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: OB Building Inspector Article Generates Reaction

To the Editor: For a while now I have heard feedback from the article written by your columnist Timothy Bolger. I understand it was the last print…

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: OB Building Inspector Article Generates Reaction

To the Editor: For a while now I have heard feedback from the article written by your columnist Timothy Bolger. I understand it was the last print…

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: OB Building Inspector Article Generates Reaction

To the Editor: For a while now I have heard feedback from the article written by your columnist Timothy Bolger. I understand it was the last print…

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: OB Building Inspector Article Generates Reaction

To the Editor: For a while now I have heard feedback from the article written by your columnist Timothy Bolger. I understand it was the last print…

COLUMNS

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: OB Building Inspector Article Generates Reaction

To the Editor: For a while now I have heard feedback from the article written by your columnist Timothy Bolger. I understand it was the last print…

COLUMNS

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: OB Building Inspector Article Generates Reaction

To the Editor: For a while now I have heard feedback from the article written by your columnist Timothy Bolger. I understand it was the last print…

COLUMNS

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: OB Building Inspector Article Generates Reaction

To the Editor: For a while now I have heard feedback from the article written by your columnist Timothy Bolger. I understand it was the last print…

COLUMNS

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: OB Building Inspector Article Generates Reaction

To the Editor: For a while now I have heard feedback from the article written by your columnist Timothy Bolger. I understand it was the last print…