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Federal Wildlife Hunting Rule Heads to Court

Federal Wildlife Hunting Rule Heads to Court

By Timothy Bolger Environmentalists suing the Trump administration are trying to undo the recent rollback of Obama-era federal restrictions aimed at saving wolves and bears from certain hunting…

6th Annual Fire Island Ocean Charity Swim

6th Annual Fire Island Ocean Charity Swim

By Kirsten Corssen The ocean was a crystal blue with not a cloud in the sky on Saturday, July 8, as the swimmers took their mark. The horn…

Why Kill Deer? Immunocontraception Worked

Why Kill Deer? Immunocontraception Worked

By Pat Hackett This is an opinion piece written by a reader-contributor, and not necessarily the opinions of Fire Island News. With the April 2016 signing of the…

Interview: Pat Asanti

Interview: Pat Asanti

Between filming, actor Pat Asanti is something of a Fire Island regular. He is also a personal friend of this writer’s family. A Lindenhurst native, Asanti has worked…

Maggie Fischer Memorial Swim Shines Through Clouds

Maggie Fischer Memorial Swim Shines Through Clouds

By Jaime Franchi The dark sky looked threatening as onlookers in red hooded sweatshirts emblazoned with the logo for the 2017 Maggie Fischer Memorial Great South Bay Cross…

Diamond Debut

Diamond Debut

The FIN 60th Commemorative “Kenny” By Shoshanna McCollum They say a diamond is forever, and that silver is symbolic of the tide’s ebb and flow. So in conceiving…

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Fire Island Pines

Fire Island Pines

Rose’s View By Robert Levine The Labyrinth Pines Party was tremendous! Fantastic! Incredible! Fascinating! Unbelievable!…

Ocean Beach Area

Ocean Beach Area

Like Father, Like Son By Joey Macellaro Growing up in Plainview on Long Island in…

Kismet

Kismet

By Amanda Barbara Wow. August. I can’t believe how fast the time goes. We are…

Cherry Grove

Cherry Grove

Rose’s View By Robert Levine We had a short heat wave, a tropical heat wave.…

Saltaire

Saltaire

Saltaire Summery By Hugh O’Brien AUGUST! Okay, sorry to rub it in. First things first:…

Atlantique

Atlantique

The Foundation of Atlantique, the Legend of the Brewsters By Kirsten Corssen Fire Island is…

Ocean Bay Park

Ocean Bay Park

By Barbara Gaby Placilla August, the last month of summer, really crept up on us.…

Kismet

Kismet

By Amanda Barbara What a gorgeous time to be on Fire Island. As I enjoy…

UPCOMING EVENTS

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Fire Island Pines

Rose’s View By Robert Levine The Labyrinth Pines Party was tremendous! Fantastic! Incredible! Fascinating! Unbelievable! Extraordinary! Amazing! Wonderful! Over The Top! All this and more describes the…

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Fire Island Pines

Rose’s View By Robert Levine The Labyrinth Pines Party was tremendous! Fantastic! Incredible! Fascinating! Unbelievable! Extraordinary! Amazing! Wonderful! Over The Top! All this and more describes the…

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Fire Island Pines

Rose’s View By Robert Levine The Labyrinth Pines Party was tremendous! Fantastic! Incredible! Fascinating! Unbelievable! Extraordinary! Amazing! Wonderful! Over The Top! All this and more describes the…

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Fire Island Pines

Rose’s View By Robert Levine The Labyrinth Pines Party was tremendous! Fantastic! Incredible! Fascinating! Unbelievable! Extraordinary! Amazing! Wonderful! Over The Top! All this and more describes the…

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Fire Island Pines

Rose’s View By Robert Levine The Labyrinth Pines Party was tremendous! Fantastic! Incredible! Fascinating! Unbelievable! Extraordinary! Amazing! Wonderful! Over The Top! All this and more describes the…

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Fire Island Pines

Rose’s View By Robert Levine The Labyrinth Pines Party was tremendous! Fantastic! Incredible! Fascinating! Unbelievable! Extraordinary! Amazing! Wonderful! Over The Top! All this and more describes the…

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Fire Island Pines

Rose’s View By Robert Levine The Labyrinth Pines Party was tremendous! Fantastic! Incredible! Fascinating! Unbelievable! Extraordinary! Amazing! Wonderful! Over The Top! All this and more describes the…

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Fire Island Pines

Rose’s View By Robert Levine The Labyrinth Pines Party was tremendous! Fantastic! Incredible! Fascinating! Unbelievable! Extraordinary! Amazing! Wonderful! Over The Top! All this and more describes the…