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A Parade to Celebrate the Sea

The Mermaid Parade that takes place annually in Coney Island is always full of surprises and wonder.  Most people create elaborate costumes representative of things associated with the Sea.  10 more words


Day 35: Luna Park, Coney Island

Jess and I caught the D train to Coney Island for rides, cones, dogs, and a stroll on the pier to enjoy one of the last days of summer before classes begin. 108 more words

Unmoving Images: Coney Island, Baby

The latest from Kait on still photography and slacking off:

Actually, I couldn’t think of anything photographically slackery. I mean, the nature of the medium is precise, lab-controlled, chemical-processed. 821 more words

Kait Ziskin

Landmark Lunch Changing Hands

SCRANTON — A 91-year-old business in Scranton is switching hands.

Brendan Bell, who currently runs the Southwest Savory Grill food truck, has bought Coney Island Texas Lunch on Cedar Avenue. 29 more words


Fake Scarcity in the New York Food Scene

There is an interesting phenomenon occurring in the New York City Food Scene: that of fake scarcity. Food establishments are making their products or dishes hard to get as opposed to boasting a bountiful fully-stocked quantity of their products. 354 more words

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