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With less than a month to go before beach season kicks off, a slew of construction is going on over in Coney Island with the hopes of having new restaurants and attractions ready in time. Aside from the construction of the Thunderbolt roller coaster, Amusing the Zillion points out that several businesses are in the works. Among them are…

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Every New Year’s Day, dozens of bold (crazy) people flock to the shore to join members of the Coney Polar Bear swim club and plunge into the frigid ocean, all for a chance to feel what it is like to have ice cold water lap against their private parts. What a lot of people don’t…

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At the end of the cult classic movie The Warriors, when the radio DJ, who had been broadcasting the “big alert”- ordering the city to chase the Coney Island toughs in revenge for the death of an assassinated gang leader, realizes that “the earlier reports were wrong… all wrong,” she responds to our pursued protagonists…

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Evidence of an old below the boardwalk bar has been unearthed during renovation work that’s currently underway in Coney Island’s amusement area. The menu for the underground beer hall, or ratskeller, was found on a cellar wall under the former first floor location of Coney Island Souvenirs, writes Amusing the Zillion.