Show me the Coney: how did scruffy Coney Island, seemingly frozen in time from when the tattered city was teetering on collapse, end up being a hot property? With plans afoot for an air-conditioned pleasure dome for the new era, a look back at the old one.(THE SUMMER ISSUE)
Jul 02, 2007; THE FUN HAS been threatening to go out of Coney Island since Luna Park burned down in 1944. The "people's playground," an escape...