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“The Coney Island Mermaid”
The mermaid mural painted on a wall as you enter the boardwalk is apropos as Coney Island also hosts the annual mermaid parade that attracts millions of visitors from around the world. 6 more words
I am a native New Yorker and have lived through various post-war eras: the burnt-out, crime-ridden city of the 1970s; the thriving art scene of the 1980s; the Giuliani 1990s that essentially killed nightlife and, by proxy, the once thriving art scene of the 1980s; and the post 9-11 Bloomberg era that fostered the current state of crushing gentrification. 482 more words
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Gunshots were fired outside a Coney Island school Friday around 9:15 a.m., prompting a lockdown.
Shell casings were found in the courtyard of P.S. 158 more words