Topics :: Cherry Grove

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

NATIONAL | By Bobby McGuire | Aug 8
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

SPECIAL EVENTS | By EDGE | May 29
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

PARTIES | By EDGE | May 21
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.

Chita Comes to Cherry Grove

CULTURE | By EDGE | Aug 14
Two-Time Tony Award winner Chita Rivera will perform songs from her legendary Broadway career with an intimate evening of music in "CHITA RIVERA: MY BROADWAY" coming to The Ice Palace in Cherry Grove, Fire Island Aug. 17 and 18.

2013 Icon Series Goes Full-Swing this Weekend in Cherry Grove

CELEBRITIES | By Bobby McGuire | Jul 3
Producer/Promoter Daniel Nardicio’s much buzzed about 2013 Icon Series featuring a season of legends and A-listers ranging from Carol Channing to Margaret Cho, goes into full swing this weekend with comic legend Bruce Vilanch.

NY Gay Resort Community Gains Historic Recognition

NATIONAL | By Frank Eltman | Jul 3
Decades before the 1969 Stonewall riots in New York City, lesbians and gay men were living freely and openly in a place called Cherry Grove.

Cherry Grove Community House Added to Natl. Register of Historic Places

LOCAL | By EDGE | Jun 10
At the urging of US Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D- NY), The Cherry Grove Community House on Fire Island has been added to the National of Historic Places.

Fire Island Frolics: End of an Era

PHOTO ALBUMS | By Michael K. Lavers | Sep 7
This season’s last issue of the Fire Island News marks the end of an era of sorts for this humble reporter.

Fire Island Under Hurricane Warning, Mandatory Evacuation Continues

LOCAL | By Michael K. Lavers | Aug 27
Fire Island remains under a Hurricane Warning and a mandatory evacuation order in advance of Irene continues. The last ferries from Fire Island Pines and Cherry Grove to Sayville will run at 11:50 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 27.

Fire Island Frolics: Cherry Grove Welcomes FIBO

PHOTO ALBUMS | By Michael K. Lavers | Aug 16
Thousands of LGBT people of color descended upon Cherry Grove this weekend for the ninth annual Fire Island Black Out, but a long-time Grove resident’s tragic death cast a somber shadow upon the beach.

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