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Postcards from frequent travelers pile up

...Syble Thomas, of Jackson, sent a card from Arkansas. Nancy and David Frazier, of Martinez, sent a funny card from Coney Island.And (I hope I get this right) Bob and Lucille Weldon and Heather Jones where having a great time in San Francisco...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-11/postcards-frequent-travelers-
Chestnut wins hot dog eating contest again at Conley Island

...loss."Chestnut took a quick timeout before the annual Nathan's Famous Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island to make it official with his longtime girlfriend, Neslie Ricasa, who is also a competitive eater.In the women's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-04/chestnut-wins-hot-dog-eating-cont
World's Fair sites still a part of Queens

...children 3-12, $5.CAROUSEL: The carousel dates to the early 1900s and was brought to Queens for the 1964 fair from Coney Island. Outside the zoo, it is open weekends and school holidays from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., $3. OUTDOOR SCULPTURES...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-04-19/worlds-fair-sites-still-part-queens
Yvonne Cash

...Raymond Dorn, Augusta; Zachary Cash, Bridgeton, NJ; Charles Cash, Manhattan, NY; sister, Dolores Alleton, Coney Island, NY; four grandchildren, T'wana Bernard, Andrew Dorn, Aaron Dorn, Laura Cash; two great-grandchildren, Tamia...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000169073396
Yvonne Cash

...Raymond Dorn, Augusta; Zachary Cash, Bridgeton, NJ; Charles Cash, Manhattan, NY; sister, Dolores Alleton, Coney Island, NY; four grandchildren, T'wana Bernard, Andrew Dorn, Aaron Dorn, Laura Cash; two great-grandchildren, Tamia...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000169061846
Lights, trees, gingerbread: Holiday events

...Le Parker Meridien hotel is hosting a display of gingerbread creations by local chefs depicting city sights such as Coney Island. Visitors can view the display for free but voting on a favorite costs $1, with proceeds going to City Harvest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2013-12-14/lights-trees-gingerbread-holiday-ev
Welfare rules target booze, tattoos, lottery tickets

...get off, when others abuse the system," said state Sen. Thomas Libous, a Republican. Ann Valdez of Brooklyn's Coney Island section said it's "crazy" for the government to be dictating where people spend their assistance instead of creating...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-07-19/welfare-rules-target-booze-t
Lock out Bubba, among others

...said.HOT DOGS: Here's a lockout that needs to end. Six-time champion Takeru Kobayashi remains banned from the Coney Island Fourth of July hot dog eating contest because he refuses to sign a contract with Major League Eating.TIGER WOODS...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2011-07-03/lock-out-bubba-among-others
Pretty Things Peepshow is throwback attraction

...eye-opening thing -- and empowering." CONEY ISLAND, BABY When the Pretty Things hit...partnership with the New York-based Coney Island brewery and sells assorted bottles...Here's a quick look at three of the Coney Island brews. Coney Island Lager Smooth...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/11/26/ent_557097.shtml
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Finalist: The Jeremy Graham Band

...York for a 9-11 rescuers memorial. "I had been up to New York to visit the Wall of Remembrance in Brooklyn, in Coney Island," he said. "Every Easter they rededicate it, and I found myself up there, looking at those faces. It really fired...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/13/mus_143495.shtml
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