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Beth Errico: 1972-2020

by Shoshanna M. |

The sudden death of Beth Errico has proven to be a seismic event that has shaken much of Fire Island to its core. “I have no words,” said year round resident Robin Citriniti in an ashen voice as she sat … Full Story

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VOWS: Terry Wisun and David Hamel

by FIN |

By Rebecca Hoey ~ Terry Wisun and David Hamel of Northampton, Vermont, were married on March 18, 2020, after eloping to Burlington, Vermont. Fate proved that nothing could stand in the couple’s way, not even the pandemic. Wisun, 71, is … Full Story

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The Long Short Summer

by Shoshanna M. |

I CAN’T TAKE CREDIT for the headline. This was a term our Managing Editor Lorna Luniewski coined when we started newspaper production again, and it sums up our publishing season perfectly. We got a late start, and we are wrapping … Full Story

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From the Publisher’s Desk

by FIN |

When we first started planning for the 2020 summer publishing season of the Fire Island News back in January, COVID was that virus only in China, the economy was humming at a record pace and city streets were calm at … Full Story