About Us

As the exclusive media company serving Fire Island and the Great South Bay communities since 1957, The Fire Island & Great South Bay News is an integral part of the community.

Both the newspaper and FireIslandNews.com are the go-to sources of news, events and entertainment dedicated to Fire Island and the Group South Bay region.

We provide many opportunities for advertisers to capture residents and visitors alike.

For story ideas and the editorial department, click here.

To submit a local event for our community calendar, click here.


Fire Island News brings together a loyal and engaged local community. It is owned and operated by Schneps Media, a vast local publishing network of print and digital news and niche sites, lifestyle magazines, podcasts, events, and webinars. Connecting businesses and brands with audiences throughout Long Island, New York City, Westchester, and Philadelphia, Schneps reaches more people in more ways than anyone in the region.

For print and digital advertising opportunities, rates and examples, as well as readership reach and demographics, contact our advertising department by clicking here.

If you are a local real estate/home improvement professional interested in joining Home Pro Services, click here.

Fire Island News also hosts powerful business networking events. To learn more about taking part in or sponsoring an event, click here. 

Call 631–583–5345 to speak with a live representative now.

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