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Boston Herald
Hollywood’s holiday fareif we need Woody Allen’s “Wonder Wheel” (Amazon Studios, Dec. 8), another 1950s
Boston Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
if we need Woody Allen’s “Wonder Wheel” (Amazon Studios, Dec. 8), another 1950s-set story about a love triangle involving a Coney Island lifeguard (Justin Timberlake), a middle-aged carousel operator (Jim Belushi) and his sexy, unfulfilled wife (a... Read more
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The Irish Times
Beach Rats review: An uneasy tale of a young gay man’s self-discoveryyour eye on Harris Dickinson. The young Londoner swells with potential in this
The Irish Times / Posted 4 hours ago
your eye on Harris Dickinson. The young Londoner swells with potential in this uneasy drama about growing up gay in Coney Island. It’s not a showy turn. He doesn’t wrestle the film to the ground. Dickinson works the camera subtly to convey... Read more
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The Irish Times
Six of the best films to see at the cinema this weekendPlay, 97 min Charismatic Londoner Dickinson breaks through with this tale of g
The Irish Times / Posted 4 hours ago
Play, 97 min Charismatic Londoner Dickinson breaks through with this tale of growing up gay (and not quite knowing it) in Coney Island. “I don’t really know what I like,” he says to an online correspondent. “I don’t really think of myself as gay,”... Read more
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The Irish Times
Among men, there’s certain aspects that are supposed to stay suppressed’anyone, really.”‘I love what I do’ Dickinson recorded native New Yorkers on th
The Irish Times / Posted 14 hours ago
anyone, really.”‘I love what I do’ Dickinson recorded native New Yorkers on the subway in order to nail the accent for the Coney Island shoot. Having been cast after several Skype sessions with filmmaker Hittman, he was the only Brit among a cast... Read more
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The Irish Times
Sex on the beach with Harris Dickinsonanyone, really.”‘I love what I do’ Dickinson recorded native New Yorkers on th
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
anyone, really.”‘I love what I do’ Dickinson recorded native New Yorkers on the subway in order to nail the accent for the Coney Island shoot. Having been cast after several Skype sessions with filmmaker Hittman, he was the only Brit among a cast... Read more
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Lapeer Area View
Turkey coloring contest winner donates prize dinner to LACADA family | November 23, 2017donate the turkey dinner to a family in need,” Bob Bryan said. Other sponsors
Lapeer Area View / Posted yesterday
donate the turkey dinner to a family in need,” Bob Bryan said. Other sponsors of the contest are NCG Lapeer Cinemas, Leo’s Coney Island of Lapeer, and Lapeer McDonald’s. Brynn is following a family tradition of community spirit and generosity. Her... Read more
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Philly.com
Holiday movies 2017: What are the top films this season?Rogen and Alison Brie. (Dec. 8). Wonder Wheel. Woody Allen riffs on Eugene O’N
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
Rogen and Alison Brie. (Dec. 8). Wonder Wheel. Woody Allen riffs on Eugene O’Neill, with a theatrical, period story of a Coney Island woman (Kate Winslet) carrying on with a lifeguard (Justin Timberlake) under the nose of her alcoholic husband... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Spirit Plaza to remain open until spring despite criticism from businesses, council membersto extend an agreement that wasn't approved in the first place," Ayers told Bru
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted yesterday
to extend an agreement that wasn't approved in the first place," Ayers told Brundridge. Paul Hutch, attorney for Woodward Coney Island owners Patricia and George Keros, called the creation of Spirit Plaza in June "closing by ambush." Councilman... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
After tasting 1,000 beers: Lessons learned, striking gold, places to gothe vendors offeredSamuel Adams beers, Traveler Beer Co. shandies and other swe
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
the vendors offeredSamuel Adams beers, Traveler Beer Co. shandies and other sweet stuff from Angry Orchard Cider Co., Coney Island Brewing Co., Twisted Tea and Truly Spiked and Sparkling. I soon learned the event was sponsored by Samuel Adams... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Old friends fall on hard times in dreary 'Love Never Dies'these characters deserve each other. But the audience deserves far better. The
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
these characters deserve each other. But the audience deserves far better. The flimsy story is set in New York’s Coney Island amusement park, circa 1907, which at least allows for a nifty set design of gaudy lights and steel beams that... Read more
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Philboxing
WELTERWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPION ERROL SPENCE JR. TO DEFEND AGAINST FORMER CHAMPION LAMONT PETERSONfight in Brooklyn for the fourth time; he earned his title shot by knocking out
Philboxing / Posted 2 days ago
fight in Brooklyn for the fourth time; he earned his title shot by knocking out Leonard Bundu at the Ford Amphitheater at Coney Island Boardwalk in August 2016. "My goal is to unify the welterweight division in 2018, but this fight is a true test... Read more
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SecondsOut.com
Spence Makes First Title Defence Against Petersonfight in Brooklyn for the fourth time; he earned his title shot by knocking out
SecondsOut.com / Posted 2 days ago
fight in Brooklyn for the fourth time; he earned his title shot by knocking out Leonard Bundu at the Ford Amphitheater at Coney Island Boardwalk in August 2016. "My goal is to unify the welterweight division in 2018, but this fight is a true test... Read more
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Variety
Oscars: Trying to Unpack a Stacked Lead Actress Fieldrole: Kate Winslet in “Wonder Wheel,” as an aging former actress who becomes in
Variety / Posted 2 days ago
role: Kate Winslet in “Wonder Wheel,” as an aging former actress who becomes infatuated with a young lifeguard in 1950s Coney Island. In “Victoria & Abdul,” Judi Dench stars as a somewhat spiritless Queen Victoria, whose world is brightened by... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, STELLA J. PRIDON, Youngstown, OhioBay Ridge High School in Brooklyn and worked in the Esso Building in Rockefelle
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 days ago
Bay Ridge High School in Brooklyn and worked in the Esso Building in Rockefeller Center. She enjoyed many summer outings to Coney Island and was very proud of her Polish heritage. With a planned move to Florida, she stopped in Salem, staying with... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Holiday Happeningsarea, bounce houses and Santa. $19 adults, $10 children 2-17; $50, family of fo
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 days ago
area, bounce houses and Santa. $19 adults, $10 children 2-17; $50, family of four day pass. jacksonvillechristmas.com. Coney Island Christmas, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 1-2; 2 p.m. Dec. 3; 7:30 p.m. Dec. 7-9; 2 p.m. Dec. 10; 7:30 p.m. Dec. 14-16; 2 p.m.... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
New exhibit at Sioux City Public Museum looks at the history of Coney islandThe Sioux City Public Museum has a new exhibition on display. The new touring
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 6 days ago
The Sioux City Public Museum has a new exhibition on display. The new touring exhibit features Coney Island. The new exhibit features the creation of the amusement park -- to the entertainment, it brought Americans during it's prime -- all the way... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Man arrested after threatening to ‘shoot up’ Brooklyn schoolCONEY ISLAND, Brooklyn — A 21-year-old man allegedly called up a high school th
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 7 days ago
CONEY ISLAND, Brooklyn — A 21-year-old man allegedly called up a high school threatening to "shoot up" the school and "kill everyone." Police say he wanted to get back at an ex-girlfriend and her family. A woman who only wants to be identified as... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Making Macon: Nu-Way Weinersthus, Nu-Way Weiners was born. "That makes us the second oldest hot dog stand
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 7 days ago
thus, Nu-Way Weiners was born. "That makes us the second oldest hot dog stand in America…second only to Nathan's up in Coney Island," Cacavias said. The original Cotton Avenue location burned down in March 2015 and hasn't re-opened. Cacavias... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Glenn Slater helped bring Phantom back for 'Love Never Dies'action in “Love Never Dies” picks up some years after the end of “Phantom.” It’
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
action in “Love Never Dies” picks up some years after the end of “Phantom.” It’s 1907, and the Phantom has relocated to Coney Island. He summons Christine and Raoul, now married, to the tawdry amusement park. Theatergoers will see changes in... Read more
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Lowell Sun
MOVIES? WE'VE GOT YOUR MOVIESrunning from the mob who hides out with her estranged father (Jim Belushi) and
Lowell Sun / Posted 7 days ago
running from the mob who hides out with her estranged father (Jim Belushi) and his lovelorn current wife (Kate Winslet) in Coney Island in the 1950s. Justin Timberlake stars as a lifeguard. Friday, December 8 Arthur Miller: Writer: In this... Read more
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New York Daily News
Man charged in fatal shooting of 17-old NYC girlAlyssa Rodriguez. Police say Pacheco and Rodriguez's boyfriend, 20-year-old Ar
New York Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
Alyssa Rodriguez. Police say Pacheco and Rodriguez's boyfriend, 20-year-old Armani McLeod, got into an altercation in the Coney Island apartment building where Pacheco and Rodriguez lived. Authorities say at some point Pacheco shot Rodriguez and... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Police arrest man in Coney Island shooting death of teen girl, assault on her boyfriendAlyssa Rodriguez, 17, with her boyfriend. He was also shot. CONEY ISLAND, Broo
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 9 days ago
Alyssa Rodriguez, 17, with her boyfriend. He was also shot. CONEY ISLAND, Brooklyn — Police arrested a 25-year-old man in the shooting death of a teenage girl and assault of her boyfriend. Jeanpierre Pacheco allegedly shot Alyssa Rodriguez, 17,... Read more
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News.com.au
Fire-breathing Limbo crew unhingedUnhinged will be performed in the Spiegeltent at PW1 on the Hobart waterfront f
News.com.au / Posted 10 days ago
Unhinged will be performed in the Spiegeltent at PW1 on the Hobart waterfront from March 8 to April 1.Source:Supplied Coney Island sword-swallower and fire-breather Heather Holliday is among the talent lining up for the Spiegeltent season in... Read more
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NJ.com
A Night at he Turtle Club: Blues, Bossa Nova, and Brewsof the Demolition String Band, suffering from a cold, didn't sing but added fre
NJ.com / Posted 10 days ago
of the Demolition String Band, suffering from a cold, didn't sing but added free-swinging guitar solos. Weehawken's Donna Coney Island sang an old-timey pop tunes and then added backup vocals for other plays. Ed Fogarty of The Amazing Incredibles... Read more
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Daily Mail
Joely Fisher reveals her family's drug abuse historyparents Eddie and Connie's addictions were much different. Connie Stevens was
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
parents Eddie and Connie's addictions were much different. Connie Stevens was born Concetta Rosalie Ann Ingoglia on Coney Island in 1938. Her father, Pietro Ingolia, whose stage name was Teddy Stevens, played bass in big bands, such as Stan... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Ultimate Lions fan creates Tailgating Hall of Fame to celebrate culture of the NFL— rain or shine, freezing or warm. They usually set up near Russell Street and
Detroit Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
— rain or shine, freezing or warm. They usually set up near Russell Street and the Fisher Service Drive across from Zeff’s Coney Island. Denny Arney, who runs the operations of The Tubgaters, said he is proud to say that The Tubgaters have been... Read more
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Gulf News
In New York, Cabbies hold the keys to best curriesEveryone has a favourite.For goat pulao, Amanet Khan, a taxi driver of 25 years
Gulf News / Posted 11 days ago
Everyone has a favourite.For goat pulao, Amanet Khan, a taxi driver of 25 years, goes to Lahori Chilli, on a stretch of Coney Island Avenue in Brooklyn known as Little Pakistan. The dish is also a favourite at Chandni, a floor above the... Read more
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Daily Mail
America braces for MORE freezing weather after record lowsmorning – breaking the record of 28 degrees set in 1933. People are seen Friday
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
morning – breaking the record of 28 degrees set in 1933. People are seen Friday walking along an empty boardwalk in Coney Island, Brooklyn Veterans Day weekend saw much of the country hit with a blast of arctic air. Freezing temperatures... Read more
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New York Post
Accused killer in road-rage incident freed on $50K bailCruz, 55, was arraigned Saturday by Judge Robin Sheares in the Thursday night i
New York Post / Posted 12 days ago
Cruz, 55, was arraigned Saturday by Judge Robin Sheares in the Thursday night incident that killed a 69-year-old Coney Island man. “This judge is putting the public in danger by releasing this murder suspect, and she set such low bail... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Cures helped inoculate a fear of fluyou like a little mustard on your hot dog? Well, if a dab or two of French's mu
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 12 days ago
you like a little mustard on your hot dog? Well, if a dab or two of French's mustard is just what you want to put on your Coney Island, imagine if the mustard in question wasn't the hot dog variety, but mustard powder from your mom's spice rack.... Read more
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11 News Houston
Impromptu Veterans Day Parade planned in Staffordof text messages in the last four hours!” she said. There will be free food un
11 News Houston / Posted 13 days ago
of text messages in the last four hours!” she said. There will be free food until it runs, out including 2,000 James Coney Island hotdogs. This effort means the world to Roger Hebert, a retired Marine who served for 15 years. “I'm just glad... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Former Kings guard Fredette shoves Stephon Marbury, scores 54 during game in Chinahe forgot what an NBA steal felt like,” Marbury told ESPN after the game. “That
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 13 days ago
he forgot what an NBA steal felt like,” Marbury told ESPN after the game. “That’s how we played in ‘96 and for sure in Coney Island.” Both Marbury and Fredette grew up in New York. Fredette did not comment to media on the altercation after the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Former NBA players Marbury and Fredette tangle in Chinese gameduring a game in China. Watch: pic.twitter.com/FCFIg1szRi Marbury's time with
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
during a game in China. Watch: pic.twitter.com/FCFIg1szRi Marbury's time with the Knicks was particularly turbulent. The Coney Island native was involved in public feuds with a number of people, including former Knicks coach Larry Brown, former... Read more
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Island Packet
Pair met Bluffton man on social media. Then they stole $1,500 in valuables from him.two of “friends” he met via social media took his vehicle. The incident was re
Island Packet / Posted 13 days ago
two of “friends” he met via social media took his vehicle. The incident was reported on Wednesday from a residence on Coney Island Lane, according to a Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office report. The victim said the two borrowed his vehicle... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Restaurants honor veterans on Veterans Day11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday. Little Caesars Pizza: Free $5 HOT-N-Ready lunch combo
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 14 days ago
11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday. Little Caesars Pizza: Free $5 HOT-N-Ready lunch combo from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday. National Coney Island: The metro Detroit chain is offering free coneys at most of their locations. There’s a limit of two coneys per... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Free coneys and more at area restaurants in honor off Veterans Dayrestaurants are saluting active duty military members, veterans and retired U.S
Detroit Free Press / Posted 14 days ago
restaurants are saluting active duty military members, veterans and retired U.S. military with special offers. “National Coney Island is grateful for the service and sacrifice of the men and women who serve our country,” said Tom Giftos,... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Guzzardi: Why should U.S. have a lottery for citizenship?to ISIS terrorists. Juraboev had posted an online threat to kill then-President
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 14 days ago
to ISIS terrorists. Juraboev had posted an online threat to kill then-President Barack Obama and, if instructed, to bomb Coney Island., Speaking at a recent Cabinet meeting, President Trump demanded an immediate end to the DV, and a prompt shift... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Kate Winslet finds her strength for 'Wonder Wheel'turn in “Wonder Wheel” drew strong reviews at the New York festival. In the Woo
Los Angeles Times / Posted 14 days ago
turn in “Wonder Wheel” drew strong reviews at the New York festival. In the Woody Allen film, she plays Ginny, a postwar Coney Island waitress harboring deep regrets about her past and holding onto a desperate hope that she might escape her... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Awe-inspiring aerial shots show US landmarks as you've never seen them beforePark Pool, Queens, New York Empire State Building, Midtown Manhattan, New York
Daily Mirror / Posted 14 days ago
Park Pool, Queens, New York Empire State Building, Midtown Manhattan, New York Newark Terminal B, New York Coney Island, New York Port of Long Beach at night, Los Angeles 9/11 Memorial and Tower at the World Trade Center site, New... Read more
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New York Post
Lawyer for cop charged in van rape disputes victim’s timelineundercover narcotics detectives Eddie Martins and partner Richard Hall in the p
New York Post / Posted 15 days ago
undercover narcotics detectives Eddie Martins and partner Richard Hall in the parking lot outside a Chipotle restaurant in Coney Island. But she later changed her story and told a grand jury that the attacks took place while the police van was... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Here are Detroit area freebies, deals for Veterans Dayto use through Dec. 31. Also non-veterans who get a haircut Saturday get a free
Detroit Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
to use through Dec. 31. Also non-veterans who get a haircut Saturday get a free haircut card to give to a veteran.National Coney Island Free coneys to those with valid military identification or proof of service on Saturday. Dine-in only, limit... Read more
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Pilipino Star
The meaning of Gilasvarsity until he moved to the PBA first as coach Tim Cone’s assistant at Alaska
Pilipino Star / Posted 15 days ago
varsity until he moved to the PBA first as coach Tim Cone’s assistant at Alaska in 1990. In 1993, Reyes took over the Coney Island reins and became the youngest head coach at 29 to win a PBA title after steering the Purefoods franchise to the... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Defending champion Thistlecrack tops 26 contenders for King George gloryboth Douvan and Djakadam, while Gordon Elliott’s Outlander, the Noel Meade-trai
Oxford Mail / Posted 15 days ago
both Douvan and Djakadam, while Gordon Elliott’s Outlander, the Noel Meade-trained pair of Disko and Road To Respect and Coney Island from Eddie Harty’s yard are other potential challengers from across the Irish Sea. Mark Bradstock’s 2015 Gold... Read more
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Gazette
Defending champion Thistlecrack tops 26 contenders for King George gloryboth Douvan and Djakadam, while Gordon Elliott’s Outlander, the Noel Meade-trai
Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
both Douvan and Djakadam, while Gordon Elliott’s Outlander, the Noel Meade-trained pair of Disko and Road To Respect and Coney Island from Eddie Harty’s yard are other potential challengers from across the Irish Sea. Mark Bradstock’s 2015 Gold... Read more
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guardian-series
Defending champion Thistlecrack tops 26 contenders for King George gloryboth Douvan and Djakadam, while Gordon Elliott’s Outlander, the Noel Meade-trai
guardian-series / Posted 15 days ago
both Douvan and Djakadam, while Gordon Elliott’s Outlander, the Noel Meade-trained pair of Disko and Road To Respect and Coney Island from Eddie Harty’s yard are other potential challengers from across the Irish Sea. Mark Bradstock’s 2015 Gold... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Defending champion Thistlecrack tops 26 contenders for King George gloryboth Douvan and Djakadam, while Gordon Elliott’s Outlander, the Noel Meade-trai
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
both Douvan and Djakadam, while Gordon Elliott’s Outlander, the Noel Meade-trained pair of Disko and Road To Respect and Coney Island from Eddie Harty’s yard are other potential challengers from across the Irish Sea. Mark Bradstock’s 2015 Gold... Read more
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Harrow Times
Defending champion Thistlecrack tops 26 contenders for King George gloryboth Douvan and Djakadam, while Gordon Elliott’s Outlander, the Noel Meade-trai
Harrow Times / Posted 15 days ago
both Douvan and Djakadam, while Gordon Elliott’s Outlander, the Noel Meade-trained pair of Disko and Road To Respect and Coney Island from Eddie Harty’s yard are other potential challengers from across the Irish Sea. Mark Bradstock’s 2015 Gold... Read more
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Daily Mail
Breath-taking aerial images of NYC and LACity This image shows an LA beach with hundreds of people sprawled out across
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
City This image shows an LA beach with hundreds of people sprawled out across the sand, many sheltering under umbrellas Coney Island is a peninsular residential neighborhood, beach, and leisure/entertainment destination on the Coney Island... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Defending champion Thistlecrack tops 26 contenders for King George gloryboth Douvan and Djakadam, while Gordon Elliott’s Outlander, the Noel Meade-trai
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 15 days ago
both Douvan and Djakadam, while Gordon Elliott’s Outlander, the Noel Meade-trained pair of Disko and Road To Respect and Coney Island from Eddie Harty’s yard are other potential challengers from across the Irish Sea. Mark Bradstock’s 2015 Gold... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Defending champion Thistlecrack tops 26 contenders for King George gloryboth Douvan and Djakadam, while Gordon Elliott’s Outlander, the Noel Meade-trai
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 15 days ago
both Douvan and Djakadam, while Gordon Elliott’s Outlander, the Noel Meade-trained pair of Disko and Road To Respect and Coney Island from Eddie Harty’s yard are other potential challengers from across the Irish Sea. Mark Bradstock’s 2015 Gold... Read more
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