Coney Island Boardwalk

A Spongebob Squarepants costumed character on the Coney Island boardwalk. (Credit: CBS2)

With Welcome Worn Out In Times Square, Costumed Characters Sprout Up On Coney Island

It looks like SpongeBob has taken the yellow line to Coney Island’s boardwalk.


Coney Island Boardwalk split between real wood and hybrid of concrete and recycled plastic lumber (Credit: CBS2)

Residents At Odds With NYC Over Restoration Of Coney Island Boardwalk

People are planning a rally this weekend in an attempt to stop the city from replacing the wooden boardwalk they love with one made of concrete and recycled plastic lumber.


A 10-year-old girl died after being pulled from the water offshore from Coney Island, Brooklyn, on Tuesday, July 22. (Credit: CBS 2)

Girl, 10, Dies After Being Pulled From Water At Coney Island

A 10-year-old girl is dead, after being pulled from the water off the beach in Coney Island, Brooklyn.


Coney Island Boardwalk

Boards To Be Eliminated On 5 Blocks Of Coney Island Boardwalk

Five blocks of the Coney Island boardwalk will soon no longer be made of boards.


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Wood Or Concrete? Battle Rages On The Famed Coney Island Boardwalk

If you go to Coney Island for a famous hot dog, you have to eat it while strolling the iconic boardwalk, right? Now a boardwalk battle is brewing, leaving some residents steamed.


(Credit: Norman Blake)

500,000 Expected To Turn Out For Coney Island Mermaid Parade

The 28th annual Coney Island Mermaid Parade will take place this Saturday with celebrity attendees, plenty of bizarre outfits and scantily-clad participants.

CBS New York–06/18/2011

The Coney Island Boardwalk - Brooklyn, NY - Apr 9, 2006 - Photo: AP

Coney Island Losing Longtime Boardwalk Vendors

A spokesman for the company that operates the new Italian-built Luna Park says letters were sent Monday to 11 vendors operating near the new rides.