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Saltaire Summery

Saltaire Summery

By Hugh O’Brien Well, the Fourth of July is behind us now, or will be by the time this paper hits the stands and fans. Dealing with a Fourth that…

Ocean Beach Area: Small Town Advantage

Ocean Beach Area: Small Town Advantage

By Joey Macellaro Although the collective population of Fire Island has grown over the last few months from 400 to around 25,000, a small-town feeling is retained here in Ocean…

Kismet

Kismet

By Amanda Barbara The Fourth of July always brings an energy to Kismet that is unlike any other. Many have packed their bags and are here for the long four-day…

Fire Island Pines: Rose’s View

Fire Island Pines: Rose’s View

By Robert Levine A ceremony was held at the Pines Harbor on Saturday, June 10 to dedicate the landing area where the ferries arrive. It is now officially known as…

Kismet

Kismet

By Amanda Barbara With the weather finally warming up, I am excited to share what has been going on in Kismet in June and also the upcoming events on the…

Ocean Beach Area: Shifting Sands

Ocean Beach Area: Shifting Sands

By Joey Macarello I awoke with a start early one morning a few summers ago, suddenly aware of the fact that I had probably lost my best watch on the…

Fair Harbor’s Pine Walk Fair Turns 45

Fair Harbor’s Pine Walk Fair Turns 45

By Jaimie Franchi The 45th annual Fair Harbor Pine Walk Fair, taking place Saturday, July 1, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., is a much-anticipated Fire Island experience for this…

Atlantique

Atlantique

By Kirsten Corssen Summer 2017 is in full swing: We have boats filling the marina, houses opened for the season, lifeguards up on the stand and Brian’s arm already sore…

Cherry Grove: Rose’s View

Cherry Grove: Rose’s View

By Robert Levine We have been having rather English weather this season. However the beat goes on. The Cherry Grove Gay Pride Parade, which was founded by Paul Jablonski, and…

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…