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Coney Island Baby Take Two

“Just the two of us Here on a blanket of love Writing love letters in the sand As long as there’s sand And as long as there’s the sea You’ll be my Coney Island baby” – Coney Island Baby, The Excellents. 1962 “Ahhh, but remember that the city is a funny place Something like a…

Coney Island Baby Part One

One of my favorite places in NYC is Coney Island. Who doesn’t know about Coney Island? It’s been an iconic part of NYC for who knows how long. When I was growing up in NYC, Coney was in a state of decline and disarray. Now it’s having a resurgence somewhat. Even though most of Brooklyn’s…