Tag: Cherry Grove

Do This: Long Island Concerts & Events June 23–29

LeAnn Rimes serenades The Paramount, Sting and Peter Gabrielle rock Nikon at Jones Beach Theater, The Temptations play NYCB Theatre at Westbury and so much more to see and do this week on Long Island!

A Beginner’s Guide to Summer on Fire Island

With the return of beach season, so too flock the crowds to Fire Island, the barrier island simultaneously known as a popular tourist destination and a hidden gem full of natural wonders. But FI is much more than that dichotomy allows. It’s home to Robert Moses State Park on the west end, Smith Point County Park on the east end and a national park featuring an eight-mile wilderness preserve. And in the middle, accessible by ferry only, are 17 car-free communities—most of which are strictly residential with a few having downtowns offering shops and nightlife.

Do This: Long Island Concerts & Events September 3 – 9

The Jacksons and Counting Crows play their hits at The Paramount, Benyamin gets The Space at Westbury dancing, and Fishbone picks it up at Revolution Bar & Music Hall!

Portuguese Man-O-War Stings 2 Kids on Fire Island

Multiple rare local sightings of the jellyfish-like creature with a highly toxic sting were reported Tuesday on FI.

Cherry Grove EMS Offers New Lifeline in Far-flung Area of Fire...

The community is one of four on the east end of the barrier island where police are the only EMS providers.

Cherry Grove Community House Added to National Register

"This house and theater have been the heart and soul of Cherry Grove for more than six decades and hold a unique and iconic place in the lives of gay men and women everywhere."