Luna Park

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PopUp New York: Coney Island

Brooklyn’s Coney Island is home to the world-famous boardwalk, amusement park, beaches and more. Meagan Brauer of PopUp New York brings CBSNewYork along for some warm and exciting summer fun.

08/06/2011

Mayor Bloomberg opens “Scream Zone” Amusement Park in Coney Island on April 20, 2011. (credit: Edward Reed/Flickr/nycmayorsoffice)

Mayor Michael Bloomberg Opens The ‘Scream Zone’ In Coney Island

Coney Island has opened its first new roller coasters since the famed Cyclone was built in the 1920s.

04/20/2011

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Brooklyn Daycare Owner Charged With Using Phantom Kids To Steal State Funds

DA Joe Hynes says an honest mom became a confidential informant and turned the tables on the suspect.

04/12/2011

New York City Buys Historic Coney Island Tract

Former Coney Island Roller Coaster Site For Sale

The former 3-acre site of a roller coaster at Coney Island is back on the market.

03/04/2011

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.

11/01/2010

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Luna Park Will Stay Open Through October

Autumn begins Wednesday, but Brooklyn’s borough president says Coney Island amusements are still “red hot.”

09/21/2010

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Luna Park To Celebrate 1 Millionth Ride

Less than three months after opening its gate, Luna Park is getting ready to celebrate a major milestone.

08/27/2010

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Shake Shack, Atomic Wings Coming To Coney Island?

Nathan’s Hot Dogs may soon be facing some competition from a few trendy eateries.

08/13/2010

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