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By Barbara Gaby Placilla August, the last month of summer, really crept up on us. It seems like Memorial Day was only yesterday and here we are entering the “home stretch.”…

Ocean Bay Park

Ocean Bay Park

By Barbara Gaby Placilla July 4 is behind us, and summer is in full swing. The OBP FD annual barbeque was followed by what has become known as the “Fran…

Ocean Bay Park

Ocean Bay Park

By Barbara Gaby Placilla June flew by, it’s now July and we have officially entered the dog days of summer. According to The Old Farmer’s Almanac, “the phrase ‘Dog Days’…

Ocean Bay Park

Ocean Bay Park

By Barbara Gaby Placilla When will we get some “real” beach weather seems to be on a lot of people’s minds these days. We are two thirds of the way…

Ocean Bay Park

Ocean Bay Park

By Barbara Gaby Placilla It’s June and we’re already on the second issue of the FI News. There’s a lot going on in OBP and I promise to report only…

Ocean Bay Park

Ocean Bay Park

By Barbara Placilla The summer season officially begins on Fire Island with the arrival of Memorial Day, when the first issue of the Fire Island News hits the stands. For…

OCEAN BAY PARK

OCEAN BAY PARK

OCEAN BAY PARK By Barbara Gaby Placilla Fifty years ago, the Beach Boys wrote a song called “All Summer Long” and the lyrics “T-shirts, cut-offs, and a pair of thongs.…

OCEAN BAY PARK

OCEAN BAY PARK

OCEAN BAY PARK By Barbara Gaby Placilla Everyone knows the signals that the end of summer is near. The proliferation of school supplies in the stores, the appearance of Christmas…

OCEAN BAY PARK

OCEAN BAY PARK

OCEAN BAY PARK By Barbara Placilla When Fire Island becomes a vortex of violet you know that August has arrived. Whether you are walking down the street, pulling a wagon…

OCEAN BAY PARK

OCEAN BAY PARK

OCEAN BAY PARK By Barbara Gaby Placilla What happened to July? Where did it go and how did it happen so quickly? As you read this issue, we’ll be entering…

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