Davis Park

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Swastika Graffiti Scrawled on Lifeguard Chair in Davis Park By Shoshanna McCollum Hate came to the shores of Fire Island on the eve of Independence Day Weekend as several Nazi swastika symbols were discovered scribbled onto lifeguard chairs in the community of Davis Park on Thursday morning, June 29. The incident is presently being investigated as a bias crime by … Full Story

DAVIS PARK

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DAVIS PARK By Cathy Shisler No flowers to plant, No garden to tend, As summertime lazily Comes to an end. It’s time to sit back and deliciously savor The beauty of the season and the fruits of our labor. Farewell to summer; for autumn make way, With this last celebration We call Labor Day. Summer’s End – Nancy Hughes  When … Full Story

DAVIS PARK

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DAVIS PARK By Cathy Shisler If you already don’t know where to get the best peaches I’ll tell you where. Take a stroll down Dune Walk in the Ocean Ridge side of Davis Park, and you will come along Bush’s Farm Stand. You will most likely be greeted by Ron Bush, with the fresh produce he grows himself. You can … Full Story

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DAVIS PARK By Cathy Shisler The notion that being near the beach makes you feel happy and healthy is not new, it’s true. Having your own house at Davis Park is even better. There are some reasons that go beyond just relaxation. Of course sand between your toes and the crashing of the waves is great for relaxation, but the … Full Story

DAVIS PARK

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DAVIS PARK by Cathy Shisler Fourth of July was a great weekend. Our annual parade had a great turnout, and one local said he thinks there were more participants in the parade than he has ever seen! Congrats to the winners of the costumes as well as Sister Grace, who was this year’s Grand Marshall!  Let’s talk about something serious … Full Story

DAVIS PARK

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DAVIS PARK by Cathy Shisler WELCOME TO DAVIS PARK, a part of Fire Island you will fall in love with and call home as I do. When you step on that ferry in Patchogue at Sandspit Marina, you take a 20-minute boat ride to another world. An island with no cars – it’s a place to vacation, relax and rejuvenate. You will pull in to … Full Story

DAVIS PARK

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DAVIS PARK By Cathy Shisler Memorial Day weekend is over and summer officially begins at Davis. There was beach weather finally after so many cold days; we all thought that would never come. Saturday and Sunday the ferry brought over day-trippers and there was a lot of boats in the harbor. People enjoyed their first day of sitting on the … Full Story

Davis Park

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DAVIS PARK By Cathy Shisler Spring is officially here. When the first ferry ran on March 12 it was a cold day, but there were many locals who couldn’t wait to get to their beach houses and see how the winter affected Davis Park. Davis Park had some changes over the winter. The weather was fair, so construction continued on … Full Story

DAVIS PARK

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DAVIS PARK By Cathy Schisler Fire Island is famous for its serenity and beautiful beaches, most people travel by ferry or their own boat to enjoy the beach houses and relax and soak up the sun on the beach. If you have been around Davis Park long enough, you might have heard the history of our famous shipwrecks, the “Glückauf” … Full Story

DAVIS PARK

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DAVIS PARK By Cathy Shisler Davis Park is such a beautiful and majestic place, so I wasn’t surprised to hear that many couples live here, often their love story began here as well. Here are four such love stories: Bob and Carol Gruber: Back in the summer of 1978, Carol, the mother of two teenagers, Peter and Julie, had been … Full Story