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‘Coney Art Walls’ Is Back and Better Than Ever
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‘Coney Art Walls’ Is Back and Better Than Ever

Artist: Ganzeer (Photo: Thor Equities)Do you remember walking past beautifully decorated walls on Stillwell Ave [/funky-shipping-containers-house-and-street-art-at-smorgasburg-coney-island-photos-bensonhurst/] ? Well, the 2017 Coney Art Walls season has officially begun with brand new artwork to capture your attention. Like every year, the development company Thor Equities organized the public art wall project. And

Try Brighton’s Smoothie Cafe For Cheap Eats On The Boardwalk
Food & Drink

Try Brighton’s Smoothie Cafe For Cheap Eats On The Boardwalk

Ice cream at the smoothie cafe in Brighton Beach. (Photo: Alex Ellefson / Sheepshead Bites)Brooklynites should expect another scorching summer [https://www.climate.gov/news-features/featured-images/noaa-2016-summer-outlook-where-are-highest-chances-hot-summer-us] this year. And what better way to shake off the heat than a visit to Coney Island’s beautiful beaches? But crashing in

Watch Entire Footage Of Bernie Sanders’ Coney Island Rally Here [VIDEO]
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Watch Entire Footage Of Bernie Sanders’ Coney Island Rally Here [VIDEO]

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1PDESJ5HSbU Senator Bernie Sanders did not disappoint while stumping in Coney Island Sunday. Following a series of appearances at Brooklyn College [https://www.facebook.com/DitmasParkCorner/posts/1233178426724198] and in front of his childhood home [https://www.facebook.com/DitmasParkCorner/videos/vb.335119629863420/1233214206720620/

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Invent A Gelato Flavor For Coney’s Cones & Win A Family Pass To Luna Park

Which novelty gelato flavor would you like to see? Bacon-marshmallow-eggnog? How about pumpkin-cheesecake-funfetti? Coney’s Cones [http://coneyscones.com/coneysconesmission.html], an artisanal Italian gelato vendor, recently opened a location on the Riegelmann Boardwalk (1023 Boardwalk West) near Luna Park [http://lunaparknyc.com/], and for a limited time only, the

Pols Slam City’s Concrete Boardwalk Plan At Rally
activism

Pols Slam City’s Concrete Boardwalk Plan At Rally

Courtesy of Councilman Treyger’s officePublic Advocate Letitia James, Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams, and Comptroller Scott Stringer joined local politicians, community members, and activists Sunday to express their outrage at the Parks Department’s concrete makeover of the Coney Island Riegelmann Boardwalk [http://www.bensonhurstbean.com/2014/11/construction-begins-coney-island-boardwalk/

Improv Everywhere, Group Behind No Pants Subway Ride, Brings Formal Wear To Coney Island
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Improv Everywhere, Group Behind No Pants Subway Ride, Brings Formal Wear To Coney Island

Source: FreeVerse Photography/FlickrImprov Everywhere, the group behind the no pants subway ride [http://www.sheepsheadbites.com/2011/01/morning-mug-no-pants-subway-ride-2011/] and Frozen Grand Central [http://improveverywhere.com/2008/01/31/frozen-grand-central/] gags, returned to Coney Island for the 5th Annual Black Tie Beach event on Saturday. Source: FreeVerse Photography/FlickrHundreds

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This May Be Our Favorite Vintage Footage Of The Coney Island Freak Show We’ve Seen So Far

It is appropriate with Halloween being around the corner that we have the pleasure to introduce more glorious footage of Coney Island’s yesteryear, highlighting the spooky freak shows that help make the boardwalk iconic. Last month [/hurry-hurry-and-watch-this-vintage-coney-island-freak-show-clip-from-the-1940s/] , we came across a 50-second clip uploaded by ChiTownView [http://www.youtube.

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