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Could Doomed Coney Island Bank Become a Ballroom?

Nick Carr | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Nick Carr

The Save Coney Island project has released an imaginative rendering by volunteer architects as one way the building could be restored and transformed -- in this case, into a Bowery Ballroom-like hall.

Coney Island Cornerstones on Surf Avenue Face Demolition

Michael Immerso | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Michael Immerso

By allowing Surf Avenue's historic buildings to be razed, the city risks treating Coney Island as a brand name rather than a place. That's like Texas tearing down the Alamo to build an Alamo theme park.

Abandoned Coney Island -- Last Chance To See?

Nick Carr | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Nick Carr

When I heard the rumors that Satan's real estate division, Thor Equities, was allegedly planning to tear down some of the last remaining historic buildings in Coney Island, I actually felt a chill.

Joe Sitt Wants Brooklyn BJ's

The New York Observer | Eliot Brown | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Joe Sitt, the landlord who battled with the Bloomberg administration at Coney Island, is coming back to city officials with a new request: He wants to...