Fire Island Pines
A blaze broke out late Sunday in the Fire Island Pines hamlet on Fire Island.
Another community has made a comeback in the wake of superstorm Sandy.
Nude sunbathing has been banned along many of the beaches of Fire Island – but not all the beaches will be affected.
For many New Yorkers, summer means weekends on Fire Island — it’s what gets them through the work week, the heat and humidity, the subway and the crowded city streets. Closer than the Hamptons — and pleasantly lacking in pretension and a social caste system — this barrier island off the coast of Long Island is made up of 17 communities that have each developed their own personality.
The fire gutted the Pavilion, a popular Fire Island nightspot, and La Fountaine as well as some other businesses in the main commercial area and also spread to a nearby home.
NEW YORK (1010 WINS ) — Mosquito spraying will continue Thursday on Long Island to prevent the spread of West Nile virus. In Suffolk County, ground spraying is scheduled from 8:00 p.m. through 11 p.m. in […]