For Francine Prose, an amusement-park trip as a young girl led to a ride on the Spook-a-Rama and later to a prized Diane Arbus photo of the same ride.
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By FRANCINE PROSE - Wednesday Aug 2, 2017
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By JONATHAN WOLFE - Monday Aug 7, 2017
Monday: Rolling out new subway clocks, the Corkscrew Theater Festival, and National Lighthouse Day.
- Hot Dog History Born in Coney Island
Thursday Jun 30, 2016
Nathan's Famous, host of the annual July 4 hot-dog eating contest, is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year. WSJ's Jeff Bush takes a trip to the original Coney Island location to explore the humble history of the popular sausage on a bun. Photo: Jeff Bush
- ‘Wonder Wheel’ Trailer: Kate Winslet, Justin Timberlake Take on 1950s Coney Island (Video)
By Carli Velocci, provided by
- Wednesday Oct 4, 2017
Amazon Studios released the first trailer for Woody Allen’s latest film “Wonder Wheel,” which is opening at the New York Film Festival (NYFF) next week.This not only marks the first time Allen has had an awards season film since “Match Point” in 2005, but also the first film that Amazon will distribute on its own.The story follows four people whose lives intersect at the Coney Island amusement park during the 1950s. Kate Winslet plays Ginny, a former actress turned waitress who’s married to a carousel operator named Humpty, played by Jim Belushi. Elsewhere is a lifeguard named Mickey, played by Justin Timberlake and Carolina — Humpty’s daughter who’s hiding out from mobsters — played by Juno Temple.
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Friday: Debate about the 1883 poem on the Statue of Liberty, your weekend lineup, and Coney Island History Day.
- The Latest: 5 people taken into custody at hot dog contest
Tuesday Jul 4, 2017
About midway through the men's competition, some people amid the crowd of spectators at the contest on the Coney Island boardwalk appeared to be trying to unfold a black banner.Police stationed at the event rushed into the crowd, handcuffed the demonstrators and took them away.People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals had members giving away free vegan hot dogs outside the event, but a spokeswoman says the people arrested inside weren't with PETA.Joey "Jaws" Chestnut continues his reign as the chowing champion at the annual July Fourth hot dog eating contest at Nathan's Famous in New York.Chestnut downed 70 franks and buns in 10 minutes last year, topping his record at the time and taking back the title from Matt "The Megatoad" Stonie.Thousands of people — many wearing hot-dog-shaped hats — gathered on Coney Island's famed boardwalk for the contest.