Opi & Madison Will Be Next NY Emperors

Opi & Madison Will Be Next NY Emperors The Imperial Court of New York (ICNY) has announced its new slate of officers, following elections on September 3. Imperial…

The Invasion and Its Controversial History

The Invasion and Its Controversial History

The annual ritual we now call the Invasion initially arose due to continued friction between residents of Cherry Grove and the community to the east, Fire Island Pines. The two communities had very different beginnings, with the Grove being the older of the two, and…

APCG Ball Salutes ‘Kinky Boots’

APCG Ball Salutes ‘Kinky Boots’ The theme of the Arts Project of Cherry Grove’s (APCG) end-of-season gala Ball, on September…

Divas & Demons Dance at Cherry’s Halloween Party

Divas & Demons Dance at Cherry’s Halloween Party Cherry’s annual Halloween Party took place on September 27. Susan “Queen” Levine served as DJ,…

Gay Fire Island, Summer Dreams in a Long Island Paradise

Gay Fire Island, Summer Dreams in a Long Island Paradise No matter what your interests are, from enjoying a quiet and restful day at the…

Opi & Madison Will Be Next NY Emperors

Opi & Madison Will Be Next NY Emperors

The Imperial Court of New York (ICNY) has announced its new slate of officers, following elections on September 3. Imperial Crown Prince Royale Opi N. Yated and Imperial Crown Princess Royale Madison Mansfield, beating Princess Royale Sugar B. Real, will be the next Emperor and…

Fort Lauderdale, the Venice of North America

Fort Lauderdale, the Venice of North America

The history of Fort Lauderdale dates back thousands of years, when the native Tequesta Indians inhabited the area. European contact with the region began in the 1500s, which was nearly a death sentence for the natives, whose population was devastated, particularly by the introduction of…

Bennett & Lady Gaga play together on new CD

Bennett & Lady Gaga play together on new CD

Tony Bennett, born Anthony Dominick Benedetto in 1926, and Lady Gaga, born Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta in 1986, may not make the most obvious musical match, but, hey, what a great musical pairing they prove, in jazzy arrangements of timeless classics from the Great American…