Check Out the New Thunderbolt at Coney Island’s Luna Park

bparcs Just a few weeks ago, I reported on Examiner that there’d be a new roller coaster at Coney Island’s Luna Park and that it would be the very first time that there’d be something to get excited about, for coaster enthusiasts anyway.  Well, take a look at a new animated video of the thrill … More Check Out the New Thunderbolt at Coney Island’s Luna Park

Roller Coaster Trip, Part I: Busch Gardens’ Verbolten

I promised yesterday that I would be sharing some roller coaster stories from my recent trip to Virginia and I’ve just published my first two.  The first was one I hadn’t done on my Examiner Adventure Parks page and it’s an overview of all the great coasters at King’s Dominion in Doswell, Virginia.   Here’s … More Roller Coaster Trip, Part I: Busch Gardens’ Verbolten

Silver Dollar City’s All-New Outlaw Run Coaster

News Plus Notes I just finished my second of three pieces for Examiner on new coasters coming to theme parks this summer, and here’s one that piqued my interest.  Here’s what I wrote in my piece: Outlaw Run is one of the most talked about new coasters for 2013.  Branson, Missouri’s Silver Dollar City’s new … More Silver Dollar City’s All-New Outlaw Run Coaster

Writing Wednesday, June 20th, 2012: Let the Fun Begin; Hersheypark; This weekend on LI; Music News

Hey folks…Happy Hump Day!  It’s the last one of the school year for me.  Now don’t be jealous…unlike what many people think, summer is not all vacation for teachers.  Some of us have to work, including me.  Wahhhh!!!!! Anyway, here’s your weekly Writing Wednesday: Let the Fun Begin After several sappy personal posts, it was … More Writing Wednesday, June 20th, 2012: Let the Fun Begin; Hersheypark; This weekend on LI; Music News

Writing Wednesday, May 9th, 2012: Theater; Ziplining; Gay Marriage

It seems that lately my time for writing has gotten less and less, and this past week has been no exception.  Whereas almost the entire month of April was filled with posts from the Blogger’s Challenge, I’ve gone into the month of May with dollar signs in my eyes.  That is, I’ve been trying to … More Writing Wednesday, May 9th, 2012: Theater; Ziplining; Gay Marriage