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Monday, July 23, 2001


When George Ellsworth Tocci first began booking acts for the Sunset Music Series aboard the Waterfront Museum Barge in Red Hook, it was a difficult task. Comments (1)


How much money would you take home if you played a version of "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?" where all the questions were about Coney Island? Comment


In the 1960s Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, a black middleweight boxer with a criminal record, was convicted in trial and re-trial of a triple murder in a Patterson, NJ, bar. Comment


Lundy’s is to Brooklyn’s culinary world as the Dodgers were to its sports world. But unlike the Dodgers who, sadly, were spirited away from their home base to Los Angeles in 1957, Lundy’s was resuscitated and continues to thrive here in Brooklyn. Comment

Cyclones out-duel Yanks in 1st Ferry Series

Cyclones: It didn’t turn out to be much of an inner-city rivalry; it was just good baseball. Comment

Home cooking at Keyspan Park

Cyclones: When a team performs well at home, sportswriters like to attribute it to “home cooking.” But in the Cyclones’ case, it might actually be true. Comment

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