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Photo Story #63

The subway car emptied little by little at every stop. “Last stop, Coney Island,” echoed in the empty station. No blinking lights. No color. No hearts to spin giddy by a Tilt-a-Whirl that stood still. 13 more words


New York City

Arriving in New York at 1 am tired, sweaty and sore, the first thing I did was step into a whole in the wall pizza shop that was playing… 205 more words


Another Older-Worker Story

Here’s another story about an older worker from John. I think we’ll discover more of these, given that retirement today doesn’t have the same appeal for everyone. 212 more words

Ipe or Brazilian Walnut as Ironwood

Ipe or  Brazilian Walnut wood  typically grows in tropical South America, in a wide variety of sites, in marshes and riverbanks as well as ridge tops. 349 more words


Police Arrest Suspect In Vandalism Of 9/11 Memorial In Coney Island

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Police said they’ve arrested the person who is believed to be responsible for vandalizing a Sept. 11 memorial in Brooklyn.

According to authorities, Elliot Baez, 58, has been charged with criminal mischief for allegedly smearing white paint on the Brooklyn Wall of Remembrance inside Coney Island’s MCU Park between 2:30 and 3 a.m. 394 more words


Coney Island 9/11 memorial vandalized

CONEY ISLAND, N.Y. (PIX11) – The September 11th memorial at a Coney Island park was vandalized, according police.

Part of the Brooklyn Wall of Remembrance at MCU (formally KeySpan) Park was covered over with the paint. 297 more words