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Police Presence at Pride Parade

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By Shoshanna McCollum A letter described as “an indirect threat” by Sayville Ferry Service Proprietor Kenneth Stein added a sober tone to the Pride Parade at Cherry Grove on June 16, 2018, with heavy law enforcement detail being noticeable to … Full Story

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FIN Scores Four at PCLI

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By Shoshanna McCollum The Annual Press Club of Long Island (PCLI) Media Awards were bestowed during a dinner ceremony at Woodbury Country Club on June 7, 2018, where Fire Island News received honors in four separate categories – a record … Full Story

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FIN Archives Acquired

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By Shoshanna McCollum Almost three years after purchase from its previous owner, Fire Island News has its archives back again. “We acquired the balance of the collection from Nicole [Wolf],” said this publication’s Co-owner Chris Mercogliano. “Now for the first … Full Story

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Dining Review: The Pantry

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By Shoshanna McCollum 1 Bay Walk, Ocean Beach, NY 631-583-SHOP (7467) For visitor and resident alike, Fire Island’s local deli markets have long served as the unofficial welcoming ambassadors. They are there to offer refreshment for day-trippers, as well as … Full Story

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Dining Review: Pines Pizza

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By Shoshanna McCollum 36 Fire Island Blvd. 631-440-0073 Pines Pizza is open early April through mid-September. Monday through Thursday, 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m.-2 a.m. Catering services are available for all occasions, simple to elegant. Visit PinesFI.com/PinesPizza … Full Story