Coney Island Boardwalk Businesses Hit With Massive Rent HikesTen years ago, the Bloomberg administration leased the land to amusement park company Zamperla.
Brooklyn Families Get Free Bags Of Healthy Food To Start 2020 Off RightBundled up with their babies, families in Brooklyn filled the lobby of the Coney Island Cathedral for a fresh start in more ways than one.
Thousands Start 2020 With A Splash At 116th Annual Coney Island Polar Bear PlungeNearly 4,000 people dressed in much less than what the cold weather calls for waited eagerly on Coney Island's boardwalk to jump into the Atlantic.
NYC Hospitals Welcome First Babies Of 2020With the first day of the new year comes the competition for the city's first baby of 2020. This year, we have two bundles of joy sharing the title.
Suspects Accused Of Spraying Rite Aid Employees With Unknown Substance During Robbery In Coney IslandThe five suspects allegedly tried to leave the store without paying for about $40 worth of candy, but store employees confronted them.
MTA Admits It Learned Many Lessons From Superstorm Sandy DestructionTuesday marked the seventh anniversary of Superstorm Sandy battering the Tri-State Area. Transit officials say the rebuilding efforts are far from over.
Express F Train Subway Service Begins Between Manhattan, Coney IslandUntil now those commuters had to deal with stopping at 26 stations with no express option.
New Yorkers Start Up Their Big Goodbye To Summer 2019 As Labor Day Weekend BeginsConsidered by many as the unofficial end of summer, it's no surprise many people were out getting a head start on the weekend fun.
NYC Cyclist Deaths: Hundreds Rally To Honor Man Killed In Brooklyn, Call For Safer Bike LanesA sea of supportive cyclists rallied Sunday at Bartel-Pritchard Square next to Prospect Park to honor a cyclist who was killed earlier this month.
NYC Cyclist Deaths: 18-Year-Old Driver Charged In Deadly Crash That Killed Cyclist In Coney IslandPolice said Mirza Baig, of Queens, ran a red light and slammed into an SUV on August 11 in Coney Island. The SUV then struck and killed 52-year-old Jose Alzorriz.
Police: 2 Shot Dead In Coney IslandPolice responded to a 911 call on West 19th Street in Brooklyn where they found a 27-year-old man shot in the abdomen and a 38-year-old man shot in the head.
Masterpieces Fill Coney Island Boardwalk At Annual Sand Sculpture ContestThe family-friendly event attracts more than 10,000 visitors to the historic Riegelmann Boardwalk.
Coney Island History Project Connecting Past And PresentConey Island, known as the birthplace of the amusement park, offers timeless entertainment with something for everyone. This nonprofit group encourages appreciation for the area’s past and present while keeping its memories alive.
Driver, Matron Arrested After 4-Year-Old Put On Bus For Day Care Found Wandering Streets Of BrooklynA bus driver and matron are facing charges after leaving a little girl on a bus.
4-Year-Old Found Alone On Brooklyn Street Reunited With MotherAccording to police, the mother told the officers a daycare transportation vehicle picked up the child Monday morning.