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WWII Vets, Ages 102 and 90, Give Coney Island Students Special Lesson

NY1 - May 19, 2017
Some students in Coney Island got a history lesson from a pair of World War II veterans Thursday. "They should know how we feel. I know they are happy," said 102-year-old Cosimo Vanneri. "We feel that we accomplished something and we can relate to ...

American Coney Island celebrates 100 year milestone

Fox 2 Detroit - May 19, 2017
It was a great celebration at American Coney Island on Thursday on its 100-year birthday.

Get a classic Coney Island hot dog for free on Memorial Day

Time Out New York (blog) - May 18, 2017
Nathan's Famous may have the brand-name recognition but Feltman's has the historical bona fides: German immigrant Charles Feltman invented the hot dog in Coney Island back in 1867, nearly 50 years before its Surf Avenue rival. You can get a free bite ...

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Good Night New York City

by: Adam Gamble
Good Night New York City features the Freedom Tower, the Statue of Liberty, United Nations, Empire State Building, Bronx Zoo, Coney Island, Brooklyn Bridge, American Museum of Natural History, Broadway, skating at Rockefeller Center, Times Square, New York City firefighters and police, Staten Island Ferry, hotdog carts, and more. The exciting and enriching board book captures the true essence of New York City. Young readers will get a thrilling cab ride around the Big Apple as they discover the most famous sights and attractions this dynamic city has to offer.
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Fodor's New York City

by: Fodor's Travel Guides
Written by locals, Fodor's travel guides have been offering expert advice for all tastes and budgets for 80 years.

The lights, the sounds, the energy: New York City is the quintessential American city, an exciting, constantly changing destination that people visit over and over. Fodor's New York City, with color photos throughout, captures the universal appeal of the city's world-renowned museums, iconic music venues, Broadway spectacles, and, of course, gastronomic delights.

This travel guide includes:.
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Hurry Up, Houdini! Merlin Mission)

by: Mary Pope Osborne
The #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time celebrates 25 years with new covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system!

Abracadabra! Jack and Annie are on a mission for Merlin the magician. They’re looking for a secret of greatness from the best escape artist that ever lived, Harry Houdini. Using the magic tree house to travel back in time, Jack and Annie head to Coney Island to look for the elusive magician. How can they find the master of escape? It’s going to take some determination, a little bit of trouble, and a whole lot of magic! .
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The Museum of Extraordinary Things: A Novel

by: Alice Hoffman
The “spellbinding” (People, 4 stars), New York Times bestseller from the author of The Dovekeepers: an extraordinary novel about an electric and impassioned love affair—“an enchanting love story rich with history and a sense of place” (USA TODAY).

Coralie Sardie is the daughter of the sinister impresario behind The Museum of Extraordinary Things, a Coney Island freak show that thrills the masses. An exceptional swimmer, Coralie appears as the Mermaid in her father’s “museum,” alongside performers like the Wolfman and the Butterfly Girl.
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Coney Island, Brooklyn, New York

Coney Island - ostrov vyhlášený pro zábavní park a krásné pláže. Jen 20 minut od centra Brooklynu na vás čeká promenáda, zábava a písečná pláž.


Documentary about the History of Coney Island.

Coney Island Cyclone Roller Coaster POV Front Seat New York City

Filmed & Edited by Robb Alvey - http://www.themeparkreview.com - http://www.facebook.com/themeparkreview.

Unconfirmed Reports Of Shots Fired Spark Panic On Coney Island

TV 10/55's Brian Conybeare reports.

Train Ride to Coney Island in 1987

Enjoy the sights and the graffitti as Nelson, photographer Liz Lizard and her family, Michael Musto and Albert Crudo take the subway from Union Square to ...