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Last Days of Summer

Friday night Jeff came home from work. I had just started dinner and opened a beer, and the kids were bouncing off the walls. He said, “You wanna go to Coney Island and watch the fireworks?” And so we went. 258 more words

New York, New York!

Tuesday noon

September 1 – 1942


Dear Folks,

Well I went to New York City this last Saturday and Sunday.  I didn’t like it too well but it wasn’t so bad either.  899 more words


Polaroids From New York

I made the mistake of bringing my phone with me to Volt Festival, and keeping it in my bag during Steve Aoki’s mind blowing show – and of course, as you would have it, it was stolen, in the middle of the concert. 347 more words


Before The World Of Holograms

The World of Holograms was an attraction located in the upstairs gallery at Corrigan’s Amusements (now Coney Island Amusements) in Scarborough. There is very little information about it – minimal evidence of its operation spans across the late 1980s and early 1990s, although exactly when and for how long it was open have yet to be uncovered by… 905 more words

Despite Overcast Conditions, Coney Island Packed With Those Hanging Onto Summer

CONEY ISLAND, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – Despite overcast conditions, Coney Island was packed with New Yorkers wanting to hold onto the last bit of summer Saturday. 303 more words


NY - OEM Issues Alert for Crucita Alvarado, Missing Coney Island Woman with Dementia - NY1

The Office of Emergency Management issues a silver alert after a 74-year-old Brooklyn woman goes missing.

Police are asking for help finding Crucita “Lucy” Alvarado of Coney Island who suffers from dementia. 23 more words


Coney Island: Delightful

By Nhi

This week, I decided to go to Coney Island as a way of escaping from the city and getting closer to mother nature. Going to the beach was one of the most economical way to have fun with friends, relax and contemplate before school starts (soon!).  14 more words