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Coney Island Street Photography Workshop

The next Sunday Street Photography Workshop will be in Coney Island on September 4th. Coney Island is fabulous for Street Photography and as Summer is coming to a close the beach and the boardwalk will be packed! 16 more words

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Man, 45, found dead on Coney Island beach

CONEY ISLAND, Brooklyn — Police are investigating the death of a man found on a Coney Island beach Saturday morning.

Police were called around 11:30 a.m., to Coney Island Beach in the vicinity of West 22 Street. 73 more words


Nice struggle run

Today, I did an interesting long run from Bed Stuy to Coney Island (about 10 miles), which is more of a peninsula than an actual island. 400 more words


Past Imperfect - #157

Although many believe the “Bathing Beauties” competitions at Coney Island during the early 1900s were the forerunners of the Miss America pageant, they were actually part of a scientific study of human failure. 237 more words


Sunset Park, Brooklyn Boxer Julian Sosa Continues Torrid Fighting Pace With Win On Coney Island

Professional boxer Julian Sosa is busier than your average 20-year-old.

Sosa, a welterweight from Sunset Park, Brooklyn, has fought seven times since turning professional approximately a year and a half ago, including his impressive, unanimous six-round decision over Rene Marquez (5-2, KOs) Sunday at the Ford Amphitheater on Coney Island. 305 more words


2016 Summer Recap

Summer of 2016 has been incredible. This was the summer that I pushed myself beyond my comfort zone and tried new things and saw new places: From exploring the Yale University campus to making robots move in my Girls Who Code summer program at FIU. 136 more words


NKOTB in Coney Island: A mind-blowing time machine

I went to an NKOTB concert in Coney Island, last August 4th, thinking ‘This wasn’t planned… This will be just a warm up for the Mixtape Festival’ and, instead, I got caught in an absolutely mind-blowing time machine. 1,105 more words