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The World Of Holograms - A Video

Stories From Scarborough has so far been privileged to receive a number of memories and pictures from readers.

Leonie has contributed a wonderful selection of photographs and videos to the project so far. 172 more words

Last Days of Summer

Friday night Jeff came home from work. I had just started dinner and opened a beer, and the kids were bouncing off the walls. He said, “You wanna go to Coney Island and watch the fireworks?” And so we went. 258 more words

New York, New York!

Tuesday noon

September 1 – 1942


Dear Folks,

Well I went to New York City this last Saturday and Sunday.  I didn’t like it too well but it wasn’t so bad either.  899 more words


Polaroids From New York

I made the mistake of bringing my phone with me to Volt Festival, and keeping it in my bag during Steve Aoki’s mind blowing show – and of course, as you would have it, it was stolen, in the middle of the concert. 347 more words


Before The World Of Holograms

The World of Holograms was an attraction located in the upstairs gallery at Corrigan’s Amusements (now Coney Island Amusements) in Scarborough. There is very little information about it – minimal evidence of its operation spans across the late 1980s and early 1990s, although exactly when and for how long it was open have yet to be uncovered by… 905 more words

Despite Overcast Conditions, Coney Island Packed With Those Hanging Onto Summer

CONEY ISLAND, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – Despite overcast conditions, Coney Island was packed with New Yorkers wanting to hold onto the last bit of summer Saturday. 309 more words