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Friday, Aug. 5, 2011

BoroBeat

Coney unleashes the kooks!

The People’s Playground revisits its iconic heyday with the second annual Coney Island Talent Show. Comment.

Thursday, Aug. 4, 2011

Coney Island

New Sideshow vaudeville play aims to charm and offend

There’ll be a lot of nudity — but only in service of a great story (well, mostly in service of the story). Comment.
Coney Island

Get up, stand up at Coney’s Aug. 14 reggae party

Let’s get together and feel all right (in Coney). Comment.

Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2011

Coney Island

Fly by! Birders flock to Coney to see unique gull

A rare gray-hooded gull, seen in North America only once before, has caused birders throughout the east coast to make a plumage pilgramge to Coney Island. Comment.
Coney Island

Man killed as bullets fly in Kaiser Park

A gunman opened fire on a group of people, killing one man. Comment.
Gravesend

Cops: Jeans may help cops identify murdered woman

Cops have released a sketch of an unidentified woman found murdered in Gravesend Bay on July 17 — but the key to identifying the victim might lie in the jeans she was wearing the night she was brutally beaten to death. Comment.
Sheepshead Bay

Get ‘drafted’! New beer haus opens in Sheepshead Bay

The Draft Barn chain expands (and, by extension, so do your beer options). Comment.

Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2011

Sheepshead Bay

Landmark decision: City sweeps away Lundy’s violations

The Landmarks Preservation Committee is OK with changes that were illegally made to the historic restaurant’s structure. Comments (5).

Monday, Aug. 1, 2011

Sheepshead Bay

‘Model’ citizen: Accused pimp says he knew nothing about hookers, cocaine

The lawyer for a man accused of running a multi-million dollar prostitution ring says he had no idea the “models” he hired as escorts were selling sex and drugs. Comments (1).
Coney Island

Mission from God! ‘Blues Brothers’ comes to Coney

The greatest musical ever screens on Aug. 6. Comment.
Coney Island

Andy Badalamenti, 60, fought for classic Coney Island rides

An original Coney Island carny has lost his battle with cancer. Comments (1).

Sunday, July 31, 2011

Sea Gate

Water’s fine at Sea Gate

The city has lifted the ban on swimming at Sea Gate Beach. Comment.

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