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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.

Wonder Wheel Is Heart Of Coney Island

New York Times | ALAN FEUER | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The Wonder Wheel is an 89-year-old carnival amusement that commands the local skyline on Coney Island....