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Polar Bears for Coney Island

On New Year’s Day, when the Polar Bears take their annual chilly swim in the Atlantic Ocean at Coney Island, they were joined by Reverend Billy (of the Church of Stop Shopping), Lola Staar and others hoping to Save Coney … Continue reading

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Save Coney Island

Charlie Denson from the Coney Island History Project gave a talk at the Municipal Arts Society last night.  Spirits were low three days after the closing of Astroland but some folks are organizing a letter-writing campaign, among other things, to … Continue reading

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