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Ascension Beach Party @ The Fire Island Pines :: August 17, 2014

Wednesday Aug 20, 2014
It's been said that if you only had one weekend to make it to Pines, Ascension is the one not to be missed. With cool ocean breezes and hot hot men, 2014's ninth edition of this perennial summer favorite continued this party's tradition of excellence.

Rarely Performed Weill One Act Opera to Receive American East Premiere in Fire Island Pines

By EDGE | Wednesday Aug 20, 2014
Kurt Weill's first one act opera, "The Protagonist" will receive its American east coast premiere production August 23 and 24 in a site specific production at the famed Pavilion Nightclub as part of the Fire Island Opera Festival's 2014 season.

Governor Cuomo Announces Major Suffolk County Coastal Storm Resiliency Project to Proceed

By EDGE | Monday Aug 11, 2014
Agreements and State Financing Clears Way for Fire Island Protective Dune Restoration Project to Begin in September

Fire in the Meat Rack!: Fire Island Blaze Takes 17 Fire Departments to Contain

By Bobby McGuire | Friday Aug 8, 2014
The wooded area between Fire Island gay communities in Cherry Grove and Fire Island Pines, commonly known to locals as "the meat rack," was the site of a blaze that took 17 fire departments close to two hours to put out early Thursday evening.

Linda Lavin to appear in Nardicio’s Icon Series July 26

By EDGE | Thursday May 29, 2014
Daniel Nardicio is proud to announce that Tony and Golden Globe Award-winning actress Linda Lavin will be making her Fire Island debut as part of his 2014 Icon Series.

Nardicio Returns to The Grove with Underwear and Icons:: Dina Martina to Kick-Off 2014 Series

By EDGE | Wednesday May 21, 2014
Daniel Nardicio, the wayward Ziegfeld of Fire Island returns to Cherry Grove this weekend for another season of Friday debauchery and Saturday - well, less debauchery.

Calvin Klein’s Ex Apologizes to Michael Lucas for Fire Island Debacle

By Jason St. Amand | Thursday Aug 22, 2013
Calvin Klein’s ex-boyfriend, Nick Gruber, emailed porn star Michael Lucas and apologized for crashing his VIP tent at the Ascension Party. He did not apologize for allegedly saying he is straight and gay people can’t touch him, however.

Calvin Klein’s Ex: I’m Straight and Gays Can’t Touch Me

By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Aug 20, 2013
Calvin Klein’s on-and-off-again boy toy Nick Gruber is making headlines this week for allegedly crashing a party on Fire Island, clamming that he is straight and that gay men cannot touch him.

Pavilion :: Anatomy of a Nightclub

By Steve Weinstein | Thursday Jul 18, 2013
Famed Fire Island nightclub literally rises from the ashes in a spectacular third incarnation.

Alvin Ailey, Paul Taylor and More at 19th Fire Island Dance Festival

By EDGE | Thursday Jul 11, 2013
The most anticipated charity event of the season on Fire Island, returns July 19-21, 2013, for its 19th edition. More than 40 dancers from world-class dance companies will present a stunningly varied program spanning Broadway to ballet.