Friday 24 Mar 2017
Park Service renews Fire Island Lighthouse Preservation Society partnership
February 18, 2017
Together, the two entities provide public programming and assist with preservation efforts at the lighthouse.
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Apply for Fire Island’s 2017 Artist in Residence Program by Feb. 17February 8, 2017
Applications must be received by the Feb. 17 deadline to be considered for one of the four, two-week residencies being offered.
Community gathering Saturday in Bellport will mark Sandy anniversaryOctober 23, 2016
The Superstorm Sandy anniversary is being marked by a special community gathering called "Sandy’s Silver Lining — 4 Years Later" at Bellport Middle School.
Breaking: Park Service prefers ‘no human intervention’ at breach on Fire IslandOctober 21, 2016
Do nothing unless we have to. That's what the National Park Service prefers when it comes to the handling of the Fire Island breach at Old Inlet.
Park Service’s breach findings should be released ‘in the coming weeks’September 29, 2016
The federal government will soon let it be known whether or not it intends to...
One passenger’s account of a ‘miraculous’ rescue in the Fire Island breachSeptember 19, 2016
The five adults made it out from under the capsized boat, but the children didn’t....
St. Joseph’s, National Park Service celebrate their centennials at Watch HillAugust 29, 2016
On Aug. 25, 1916, President Woodrow Wilson signed legislation creating the National Park Service, which...
Construction to start Sept. 12 on $5.4M Watch Hill Marina upgradesAugust 22, 2016
Work is set to start next month on repairing the Sandy-damaged Watch Hill Marina on...
Joint venture Greaterfireisland.com in the works for Summer 2016June 22, 2016
The photographer behind Great South Bay Images and the journalist who started community news websites...
FINS’ centennial celebration gets under way at the Fire Island LighthouseJune 20, 2016
The paintings and photographs will be everywhere, from up and down the tower, to the...