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Coney Island Business Owners Say Construction Projects Keeping Customers Away

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Business is down for store owners in Coney Island, who blame two separate construction projects.

They say the work is blocking customers from getting to their shops and they’ve had enough. 350 more words


A Day in Coney Island

This place is my escape; the island I run off to, (when Tahiti is simply not an option). Located on Brooklyn’s most southern point and just a short subway ride away is Coney Island. 556 more words


Craft Beer Review #6: Coney Island Brewing Company - Merman NY IPA

Beer Name: Merman NY IPA
Brewery: Coney Island Brewing Company
Style: American IPA
ABV: 5.8%

Scoring Breakdown
Appearance – 21%
Aroma – 24%
Flavor and Mouthfeel – 17% 216 more words


Comfort Foods

I’m back home in Michigan for the weekend. After my plane landed, I was tempted to grab a bite from Leo’s Coney Island, located inside the Detroit airport, but decided to hold out for G Georges Restaurant in Southfield, which was definitely worth the wait. 151 more words



I’m beginning to see a theme with my last batch of library books: first it was “Creatures of Will and Temper” a turn-of-the-century story about a cult of demon aficionados, then it was “The Shape of Water” a book about a woman who falls in love with a magical water creature , and now “The Museum of Extraordinary Things”: a turn-of-the-century story about a woman who plays the role of a magical water creature and the man who falls in love with her. 433 more words

Models and Mortals

You know when you’re getting ready for the day in your bathroom, and the mirror nearly rattles off the wall because there is construction literally 15 feet outside your apartment? 1,418 more words

New York City

New "Astro Tower" rises in Coney Island

CONEY ISLAND, Brooklyn — You can tell summer is almost here because Coney Island is open for business.

For the first time in a decade, you’ll be able to ride on an “Astro Tower.” 138 more words