Tuesday, November 15, 2011

HEARTBREAKING: Blaze Sweeps Through Fire Island Pines

A fast-moving blaze gutted a significant portion of the Fire Island Pines commercial district Monday night, including fave summertime bars/clubs the Pavilion, LaFountaine and Sip N' Twirl, along with the Pines Bistro and one bay front home.

According to Fire Island News, 300 firefighters responded to the outbreak, the largest flame-filled disaster to strike Long Island since 1995. Fortunately, no one was injured. Bulldozers were already at work demolishing the remains of the properties Tuesday morning... Below, summer 2011, a happier time, when the men were ablaze...