Amusement Park

Fire Breaks Out In Barn At Six Flags Great Adventure In N.J.A fire broke out late Monday at a barn at the Six Flags Great Adventure amusement park in Jackson, New Jersey.
Six Flags Great Adventure Announces Plans To Build New Roller CoasterThe theme park announced on Thursday Looping Dragon will join the park's other thrill rides.
Action Park To Return At Mountain Creek Resort In New JerseyFor many growing up in New Jersey from the late 1970s until the early 1990s, it wouldn’t be summer without a trip to Action Park.
Casino Pier At Seaside Heights Reopens To Thrilled CrowdsNine months after Superstorm Sandy virtually destroyed the amusement park at Casino Pier in Seaside Heights, N.J., the thrills are officially back.
Superstorm Sandy-Ravaged Rye Playland ReopensRye Playland opened for the season Saturday, more than six months after Superstorm Sandy nearly destroyed it.
Brooklyn Residents Make A Stink Over Proposed Bensonhurst Garbage Transfer FacilityMany Bensonhurst residents are still recovering from Superstorm Sandy, they told CBS 2's Steve Langford that a new trash dump is the last thing they need.
Westchester County To Sell Bonds For Repairs At Rye PlaylandWestchester County lawmakers Monday approved two bond acts aimed at funding critical repairs at Rye Playland amusement park, which was damaged severely by Superstorm Sandy.
Rye Playland Open For 83rd SeasonAs the band played Saturday morning, Westchester County executive Rob Astorino cut the ribbon and adults and children of all ages walked through the gates.
As Rye Playland's Gates Open, Redevelopment A Lingering ConcernRye Playland is getting ready to open for the season this weekend, but it will cost more to go there. It’s not all fun and games for county leaders, as they try to deal with major debt.
Former Coney Island Roller Coaster Site For SaleThe former 3-acre site of a roller coaster at Coney Island is back on the market.
NJ Amusement Business Bids Farewell To First RideA farewell celebration was being held Sunday for a famous ride at a New Jersey amusement park, during which 200 randomly selected guests got to take one last slide.
Rye Playland: Beloved Tradition May Be Nearing EndThere’s trouble in Rye Playand, as the popular county-run amusement park continues to experience declining admissions and rising deficits. Is the beloved summer tradition dying?
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