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Elderly Woman Attacked and Robbed in Coney Island

This past Sunday night, January 29th, around 8:30pm, an elderly woman was shoved and robbed of her belongings inside a lobby of a residential...

Mermaids, Sea Creatures & Classic Cars Dazzle At Coney Island’s Mermaid...

Coney Island's Mermaid Parade was more colorful and sparkly than ever this year, as mermaids, sailors, sea creatures, fairies, and princesses stomped down Surf Avenue and...

Another Fast Food Chain Is Moving Into Coney Island

Coney Island is becoming more like its landlocked cousin, Times Square. We've barely entered the new year and already another franchisee is moving to add another fast...

After Three Year Delay, Checkers Opens In Coney Island

After three years of waiting, and several false alarms about opening day being just around the corner, the Coney Island Checkers finally made its debut Tuesday on...

A New Flag Flies Above Asser Levy’s 9/11 Memorial

Ever since the Asser Levy Park 9/11 Memorial was first dedicated in 2005, the community has slowly added new features: A plaque honoring neighbors...

Coney Island Oddities: Fried Frog Legs At Nathan’s

There are more than a few oddities waiting to be found in Coney Island. Many of them are stubborn holdouts from an earlier era,...

Scorsese’s New HBO Show ‘Vinyl’ Filming In Coney Island This Week

https://youtu.be/n2irZnQMovI The film crews that shut down a section of Surf Avenue, near Luna Park, Tuesday evening were shooting a scene for "Vinyl," the new HBO...

Sneak Peek: Coney Island Brewing Company Celebrates Ribbon-Cutting [Photos]

The much-anticipated Coney Island Brewing Company held a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Friday -- and it went down in true Coney Island fashion. During the elaborate...

66-Year-Old Man Fought Off Robbers In Coney Island Elevator, Police Say

https://www.youtube.com/embed/HwIl22njzYI A 66-year-old man managed to beat back three attackers who tried to rob him in an elevator in Coney Island, police say. The attempted robbery occurred...

Safe Trash Disposal Event At MCU Park On April 19

The Department of Sanitation will be holding a series of SAFE Disposal Events to provide neighbors with a one-stop method to get rid of harmful household...