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Top Ten Roller Coasters Opening in 2017 in US

As 2016 comes to a close it’s time to look ahead to next year. Here’s our list of the top ten roller coasters opening in 2017 in the US that you need to ride next year. 10. Rollin’ Thunder at OWA...

A Year After Sandy, Casino Pier Rebuilding

A year has passed since Hurricane Sandy ravaged the East Coast of the U.S. One of the iconic shots of the storm was Casino Pier’s Star Jet standing partially submerged in the Atlantic Ocean: The storm nearly obliterated the pier...

Casino Pier Reopens After Hurricane Sandy

Casino Pier, the seaside amusement park that was partially destroyed in late October 2012 by Hurricane Sandy, reopened late last week. While all of the pier’s rides are not yet functional, the reopening represents significant progress made by countless people...

Sandy Coaster Climbing: Patriotism or Insanity?

A New Jersey man decided to scale the partially submerged Casino Pier coaster to place an American flag atop the lift hill. © Associated Press According to the New York Daily News, Christopher Angulo’s coaster climb landed him behind bars and...

Casino Pier Deconstruction

Crews at the severely damaged Casino Pier in Seaside Heights, New Jersey are removing damaged attractions so that the pier can hopefully reopen in time for the 2013 summer season. The Casino Pier owners are keeping everyone updated through the...

Hurricane Sandy Coaster May Remain at Sea

Partially submerged off the coast of Seaside Heights, New Jersey is the Star Jet coaster which once belonged to Casino Pier. Last month, Hurricane Sandy swept the coaster off the pier and into the Atlantic Ocean where it has become an...