Joey “Jaws” Chestnut, the six-time champion of Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest will look to defend his title and set a record of seven straight championships at Coney Island on the Fourth of July. Comment.
Hundreds of marine-themed floats, half-naked revelers, and cavorting dance crews flooded Coney Island to see the annual Mermaid Parade on June 22. See our slideshow for all the fun of the swimsuit-clad spectacle. Comment.
Neighborhoods along Kings County’s storm-battered coast are mourning the deaths of hundreds of trees, and experts blame the pandemic on the salt water dumped on Brooklyn shores by Hurricane Sandy. Comment.
Furry friends dressed in their most wag-nificient getups in hopes of taking top prize in Saturday’s annual Pet Day and Costume Contest at the Wonder Wheel. See our slideshow for the cute costumes. Comment.