Rose’s View (Pines)

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By Bob Levine First let me thank everyone who came to my show on Saturday, June 27. Due to the stormy weather we missed some friends, but we still had a sold-out house! Some guests we even had to turn away unfortunately. Come my next show… whenever that is. Bill Moore and Tony LaRocco along with their guests had to …

FAIR HARBOR

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By Emily “Sunshine” Brafman Rain, Rain go away… If you live in Fair Harbor full-time during the summer and it’s the middle of July, a little rainstorm is a welcome change from the hot summer sun, but not on June 28! We moved out to the beach this weekend and the weather was gloomy and drizzly. As always, we made …

DUNEWOOD

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By Ellen Abramowitz The Outsiders – Dunewood’s Softball Team In 2007, the Dunewood Outsiders softball team was formed. However, in order for the Outsiders to become the eighth team to join the Saltaire Softball League (SSL), they were required to play against each team in the league once. It was no surprise that the Outsiders, with their talented roster, were …

DAVIS PARK

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By Cathy Gledhill Shisler It’s that time of the year again! Time to celebrate the best months of the year at the beach. What’s better than a summer barbeque party? This is where you get to stretch your creative side and come up with an awesome theme for you and your guests! There’s no better time of the year to …

Rose’s View (Cherry Grove)

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By Bob Levine On Saturday, June 20, Cherry Grove celebrated Gay Pride Day with a big parade in town. All of the commercial establishments from Cherry Grove were represented: The Ice Palace, Island Breeze, Top of the Bay, Cherry’s, The Grove Market, Dune Point, and our EMS Department among others. The Cherry Grove Garden Club was passing out begonia plants …

This Week Atlantique

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This Week Atlantique By Kirsten Corssen How well do you know Atlantique? At sunset what happens at Atlantique Marina? A. Everyone cheers. B. The bathrooms close. C. The boats sound their horns. D. Free Rocket Fuels at The Shack. The answer is C – One of the most beautiful sights on Fire Island is a sunset. During the summer season, …

Saltaire Summery

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By Hugh O’Brien You know it’s going to be a long season when here we are, four weeks after Memorial Day, and it’s still barely past the middle of June. But as always that means two things. First, summer proper is fast approaching, so we can slowly begin imparting some tips about onrushing events. Second, as of this weekend, the …

OCEAN BEACH AREA: Only Footprints

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By Theresa and Patrick Macri Well here we are with our third column of the season already — can’t believe we are more than halfway through June! The weather is finally doing its part to make us feel like summer, and things in and about town are heating up as well. Besides the weather, the heated race for the VOB …

OCEAN BAY PARK

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By Barbara Gaby Placilla The assembled crowd at Hurricanes, in the Fire Island Hotel, witnessed history being made on June 6, 2015. And in case you were on another planet, that was the day that American Pharoah won the Triple Crown. It was also the day that the Harris-Byrnes team or the Supples did not win any of the pools, …

KISMET: Across the Bay with MJ

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By Marijane Voltz May 29th was the perfect evening for a sail as passengers boarded the “Moon Chaser” at Captree Island. Everyone was there to listen to the sounds of the Dirty Vice Band (DVB), which is made up of nine members, including Kismet staples, Barry Pittman and brothers, Michael and Jim Phelan. Lead vocalist, Razor Lazor, had a cool …