Coney Island

Best Things To Do In New York City This WeekendLooking for something fun to do this weekend?
NYC Extends Swimming Season At Popular BeachesNew York City has extended the swimming season through Sept. 13 at some of its most popular beaches.
NYPD Task Force Of 100 To Crack Down On Times Square 'Nuisance Issues'The NYPD has established a new task force to patrol Times Square, and that is just the beginning of the city’s efforts to combat the spread of aggressive panhandling, costumed characters and other quality of life issues.
Police: Man On Bike Wanted For Snatching Jewelry From Six People In BrooklynPolice are looking for a man on a bike who they say has been snatching jewelry from people in Brooklyn.
Annual Sand Sculpting Contest Held In Coney IslandAs you might suspect, there were lots of very ornate sand castles.
New Yorkers Fight To Keep Cool As Heat Index Hits 100The high temperatures Sunday will be in the 90s, but the humidity will make it feel as though it's around 100.
Coney Island Residents Not Thrilled With Costumed Characters On BoardwalkThe characters are willing to stand out in the hot sun in their heavy costumes to avoid the cops and competition in Times Square.
Police: 3 Suspects Sought In Coney Island Robbery Police are trying to identify three suspects who they said attacked and robbed a man on Coney Island.
Spikeball Craze Sure To Be Showcased On Area Beaches Over Holiday WeekendIf you're heading to the beach this weekend, you will most likely see a new sport taking this country by storm.
NYPD: Man Shot And Killed During Dispute In Coney IslandGunfire erupted in Brooklyn early Monday morning, claiming the life of a man.
Sea Creatures Come To Shore For Annual Mermaid Parade In Coney IslandSome 3,000 artists and performers took part this year, with about 800,000 spectators lining the streets.
Calling All Brides! Get Out Your Wedding Dress For Coney Island Scavenger HuntRandi Seltzer, founder of the group Trashed In The Dress, says wedding dresses are meant to be worn, but most brides only get to wear them once on their big day.