Home » Archives by category » COLUMNS

Politics, Parties and the Pines!

Politics, Parties and the Pines!

Rose’s View By Robert Levine A fundraiser was held at Dr. Ed Schulhafer‘s and Crayton Robey’s bayfront house for U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand who made her eighth visit to the…

Rose’s View: Gay Paradise

Rose’s View: Gay Paradise

Cherry Grove By Robert Levine The 2018 Honors Dinner, sponsored by Cherry Grove Community Association Inc. (CGCAI), was held at the Community House on Saturday, Aug. 18. Two open bars…

Season’s End

Season’s End

Ocean Beach Area By Joey Macellaro “To everything there is a season,” it says in Ecclesiastes. “And a time to every purpose under heaven.” A season may last three months,…

Ocean Bay Park

Ocean Bay Park

By Barbara Gaby Placilla Please don’t shoot  the messenger; I hate to be the bearer of bad news. Labor Day is here already and you know what that means. The…

Appalachian Mountain Club and Atlantique

Appalachian Mountain Club and Atlantique

 By Kirsten Corssen It’s human nature to want to explore this beautiful planet.Whether it’s the open ocean or the silent woods, these landscapes mesmerize us and leave us wanting more.…

Saltaire Season’s End Summery

Saltaire Season’s End Summery

By Hugh O’Brien The heat and humidity finally broke to tolerable levels, and that golden autumnal hue [sic] has appeared, both divine signs telling us summer’s sadly winding down and…

Kismet Kapers

Kismet Kapers

By Bradlee White Happy Labor Day! These last two weeks of August are always a busy and enjoyable time despite a little or a lot of rain here and there.…

Fire Island Pines: Rose’s View

Fire Island Pines: Rose’s View

Pines Power By Robert Levine Congratulations to Barbara Sahlman who became a great-grandmother four weeks ago. Her granddaughter, Laura, had a baby girl, Evelyn. Barbara has four children, 12 grandchildren…

Cherry Grove: Rose’s View

Cherry Grove: Rose’s View

Tradition! By Robert Levine That’s the way it is in Cherry Grove. Year after year we have the “traditional” summer season. First with the Flea Market, our Homecoming Queen election,…

Ocean Beach Area

Ocean Beach Area

Faith in Action By Joey Macellaro Houses of worship on Fire Island face a unique set of challenges. Whether or not we live here year round, for the summer season,…

Page 1 of 31123Next ›Last »