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Weather resources found in cyberspace

...Long-time readers will recall that I live at the beach on Fire Island in New York, and thus am a weather nut-case in the...reporting area nearest you (in my case, Islip, there is no Fire Island weather report) and you'll get a weather report...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/16/tec_236223.shtml
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Copper phone lines being phased out

...the western end of New York's Fire Island, also flooded by Sandy.The island...There's no cable service on Fire Island, making it more dependent on Verizon...surviving copper phone lines on Fire Island often double as DSL, or digital...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-07-08/copper-phone-lines-being-p
Looking for a summertime book? No sweat!

...to satisfy warm-weather readers wherever they might be - the beach or backyard, poolside or porch, fire escape or Fire Island, or the living room recliner with the air conditioner pumping full blast. Readers who want a double dose of summer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/29/art_454456.shtml
Arts
Travel briefs

...enormous state park at Jones Beach - which offers concerts, playgrounds and pools in addition to sand and surf - to the Fire Island National Seashore. Other attractions include Old Westbury Gardens, the Vanderbilt mansion, wineries, the celebrity...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/27/liv_445226.shtml
Life & style
Lost? The Web can tell you where to go

...bring you from New York City to Newsday, in Melville, N.Y., and then to Bay Shore, where the ferry departs to Fire Island. I've also included a third link that gives a direct route from New York City to Bay Shore. I've also included...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/23/tec_236869.shtml
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Sound Bites: Music Reviews

...of a "Gay Messiah," Wainwright portends that "He will fall from the star, Studio 54/And appear on the sand of Fire Island's shores" - among the song's more printable lyrics. Those looking for an introduction to Wainwright should start...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/20/mus_435022.shtml
Music
TWA Jet From New York Explodes Over Atlantic;No Survivors Found

...Charles de Gaulle Airport from Kennedy Airport, exploded about 8:45 p.m. Wednesday and plunged into the ocean off Fire Island, a narrow strip of land that runs parallel to Long Island. It fell in 120-foot-deep water about 40 miles east...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/07/18/oly_198969.shtml
Olympics
News plentiful, mostly reliable on Web

It's 3:30 a.m. on Fire Island, N.Y., and I can't sleep. A hurricane's a'comin. The presidency's eroding faster than my beach. Missiles have fallen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/07/tec_238350.shtml
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