Help our City Councilman Mark Treyger's efforts to have the Coney Island Boardwalk designated a Scenic Landmark by signing the petition https://www.change.org/p/nyc-landmarks-preservation-commission-designate-historic-riegelmann-boardwalk-as-scenic-landmark
Free fun on New Year's Eve in Coney Island! Don't miss the countdown to 2015 with 8,000 LEDs on the Parachute Jump. Once it's midnight, the fireworks spectacular begins. Music from 9pm and entertainment by the Coney Island Sideshow starts 11ish.. Sponsored by Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams, NYC Council Member Mark Treyger, and the Alliance for Coney Island.
Happy first night of Hanukkah! Who is lighting candles tonight? Beautiful 17th c. silver filigree Menorah from The Jewish Museum collection. http://thejewishmuseum.org/search/collection?keywords=menorah
Thanks to Carrie Davila for her amazing photo collage of Deno's Wonder Wheel Amusement Park's Karaoke gang with DJ Dan! Pretty soon it will be summer again and you'll be singing your song on the Boardwalk
#FlashbackFriday #fbf The Wonder Wheel has had many different rides as neighbors over the decades. One of the more unusual was the Tumbler, only one was ever built, in the early '70s. Anyone remember it?