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  1. Coney Baloney
    Ugh: Even the AP Is Worried We’re Losing Our EdgePlus, the latest from Phony Island.
  2. Coney Baloney
    Coney Eight Get Another MonthToday’s court date was postponed, while a politician comes out against the booted Coney businesses.
  3. Coney Baloney
    Booze Runs Dry at Ruby’s — But Hey, Coney May Get Its Popeye’sThe latest sad news from Phony Island.
  4. Coney Baloney
    Ruby’s Will Open for New Year’s Boardwalk BashThe Coney 8’s court date was postponed till next year.
  5. Coney Baloney
    Coney Island Eight Are Finally Dragged Into CourtApparently they’re creating a “hardship” for amusement giant Zamperla.
  6. Coney Baloney
    Greetings From Phony Island: Politicians Finally Paying AttentionThe Coney Island Eight finally get the ear of a senator, and the city considers a compromise.
  7. Coney Baloney
    Coney Lawyer: ‘There Is No Way These Businesses Will Be Leaving’Plus, Zamperla’s president speaks up, and there’s a party at Paul’s Daughter.
  8. Closings
    Last Call at Ruby’s: “SHAME ON YOU, ZAMPERLA”Taxidermists, sideshow performers, and burlesque performers turn out for the Coney boardwalk bar’s last hurrah.
  9. Endangered
    Ruby’s Owner Is ‘75 Percent Resolved That It’s Over, 25The latest regarding the beloved dive’s fight for its life.
  10. Endangered
    Coney Island Low: Boardwalk Dives Told to Shape Up or Ship OutSince when do dive bars need upgrades?