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Events Fireworks in Coney Island

Send us your own event listing by posting it for free on our new event calendar, or using our classifieds site, EverythingBK. Coney Island Fourth of July Fireworks When: Saturday, July 4th, 9:45pm – 10:30pm Where: Coney Island Boardwalk, West 10th Street What: Celebrate the Fourth of July with fireworks on the beach. How much: Free Brooklyn Cyclones “Salute To Seinfeld Night…

Arts & Culture Brian Wilson of the Beach Boys in Coney Island

The official! After a one-year hiatus, Coney Island’s free Seaside Summer Concert Festival will be returning to MCU Park this summer — this time hosted by Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams. The popular concert series will kick off its 36th season on Wednesday, July 22, with JT Taylor “The Voice”, formerly of Kool & the Gang, according to the Brooklyn Concerts…

Police & Fire Surveillance photo of a robbery suspect.

Two cab drivers were robbed in Coney Island this month, and police are asking the public for assistance in locating the suspects. On Saturday, June 20, police say that a cab driver picked up a fair on West 23rd Street near Mermaid Avenue. After getting in the vehicle, the suspect took out a gun and robbed…

Police & Fire The deli at Mermaid Avenue and West 24th Street, where the man was shot. (Source: Google Maps)

A man was shot in the eye in Coney Island yesterday around noon, leaving him in critical condition. The 23-year-old victim was shot once, striking him in the eye in the broad daylight attack on Mermaid Avenue and West 24th Street, in front of a bodega, News 12 reports. He was taken to Coney Island…

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Didn’t make it to the Mermaid Parade this weekend? Don’t worry, photographer and neighbor William Caruso went for us, and he got plenty of awesome photos of sequin-covered mermaids, mermen, pirates, flappers, sailors, and various other sea creatures strutting their stuff on Surf Avenue. Check it out:

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