Travel 2015: Top Amusement Park Stories of the Year

Travel 2015: Top Amusement Park Stories of the Year
As the 2015 calendar year comes to a close, it’s time to take a look back on the amusement park industry and be reminded of the biggest stories from the last 12 months. Between the news of the industry as a whole thriving, the morale amongst those who …
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Boy falls from roller coaster at amusement park
LINGONIER, Pa. — A boy has fallen from a wooden roller coaster at a Pennsylvania amusement park and is hospitalized. A spokesman for Idlewild and SoakZone amusement park near Ligonier said the boy was on the ride with his brother Thursday afternoon when …
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Rarely seen photos of Forest Park Highlands amusement park
The Forest Park Highlands was a popular amusement park at 5600 Oakland Avenue, across from Forest Park, for almost seven decades until a spectacular fire destroyed most of it on July 19, 1963. It opened in 1896 as the Highlands Cottage Restaurant, but …
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