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2014-08-28 04:21:31

New England Park Introduces a Coaster Showcasing the Latest in Innovation AGAWAM, Mass., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Six Flags New England, the Thrill Capital of New England, today announced plans to add a new state-of-the-art roller coaster that integrates the latest in ride technology and innovation to Massachusetts--Wicked Cyclone. The Wicked Cyclone will offer the ultimate in thrills and adrenaline combining the extreme characteristics of both steel and wood to build the first hybrid...

2014-06-19 04:21:14

Fastest Wooden Roller Coaster with Tallest and Steepest Drop on the Planet GURNEE, Ill., June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The new GIANT in the world of wooden roller coasters makes its debut today! Six Flags Great America presents Goliath, the fastest wooden roller coaster in the world featuring the world's tallest and steepest drop. All total, this wooden marvel touts three world records and goes upside down twice making it the most extreme coaster of its kind on the planet! To view the...

2014-06-08 23:02:27

“The Skyscraper™ at SKYPLEX™” to Electrify Orlando Skyline in 2016. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) June 08, 2014 David and Joshua Wallack, the owners of Mango’s Tropical Café Orlando and Mango’s Tropical Café South Beach, today announced plans to develop the world’s tallest roller coaster, The Skyscraper™, and the lavish SKYPLEX™ indoor entertainment complex at International Drive and Sand Lake Road. The Skyscraper at SKYPLEX, the towering coaster to be built not far from...

2014-05-17 08:20:06

Goliath becomes Tallest, Steepest, Fastest Wooden Coaster GURNEE, Ill., May 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Six Flags Great America announced today that the world's fastest wooden roller coaster with the tallest and steepest drop, known as Goliath, was "topped off" earlier today as the last section of the 165-foot-high structure was bolted in place. The high-thrill coaster is in its final stages of construction and will be ready to debut to guests within the next few weeks. The mammoth...

2014-04-25 23:04:39

York Bridge Concepts™ continues wood legacy by unveiling one-of-a-kind timber vehicular bridge at the theme park's grand opening. Panama City Beach, FL (PRWEB) April 25, 2014 Teddy and Jenny Meeks’ love affair with timber was sparked decades before their dreams of re-opening Miracle Strip Amusement Park was even a possibility. First inaugurated in Panama City Beach in 1964, the park has re-opened in a new location, with new rides and the anticipation of the return of the...

2014-01-31 23:20:46

Pete Trabucco, amusement park, travel and aviation expert and author of "America's Top Roller Coasters and Amusement Parks," names the top amusement parks of 2013. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 Pete Trabucco, amusement park, travel and aviation expert and author of "America's Top Roller Coasters and Amusement Parks," names the top amusement parks of 2013. Throughout the United States, amusement parks ranging from the east to west coast rank among some of...

2014-01-27 08:25:24

New York's Historic Amusement Park Welcomes First 'Loop' Coaster Since 1910 BROOKLYN, N.Y., Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Roller coaster fanatics from around the world have a new reason to visit Luna Park in Coney Island this year. This Memorial Day Weekend, the amusement venture will be welcoming its first-ever vertical lift steel roller coaster, The Thunderbolt, to its lineup of joy rides. The new coaster will sit where the original wooden Thunderbolt thrilled riders from the...

2014-01-02 23:31:12

High Voltage Kids Ministry releases a Children's Ministry Curriculum series called "Roller Coaster Life." Little Rock, AR (PRWEB) January 02, 2014 High Voltage Kids Ministry knows that children today have it rough. They deal with major issues daily such as peer pressure, bullying, divorce, sickness, and more. One day, they can be riding high with everything going well, and the next day, they could be cut low by difficulties and stress. Life can feel just like a "Roller...

2013-12-27 23:01:00

A look into the future where 3D printing is widely accepted and actions steps for current state, transition, and future state for providers, distributors, and manufacturers. Medina, OH (PRWEB) December 27, 2013 Scott Sheldon explained the reality of the supply chain in the healthcare space with their comparison to the rise and fall of the U.S. auto and steel industries in part one of The Healthcare Roller Coaster. Part two dives deeper into the scope of providers, distributors, and...

2013-09-28 23:02:04

Dallas resident Tim McCarty, who once was guided off Silver Dollar City’s roller coaster PowderKeg because he was too big to fit in the seat, took a victory ride on the same coaster a year later and 130 pounds thinner. McCarty and his family celebrated the weight loss with a September 27 return to the Branson, Missouri theme park, the ride on PowderKeg and also a ride on the park’s new ground-breaking wood coaster, Outlaw Run. Branson, Missouri (PRWEB) September 28, 2013 When Tim...


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