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Our Gateway to Manhattan Turns 50

(Verrazano-Narrows Bridge, Early 1960’s. Image from Museum of The City of New York)

Happy Birthday this past week to the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge which turned 50! 123 more words

Curiosities

'Fearless' Men Built Verrazano, Writer Recalls On Bridge's 50th Anniversary

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The construction of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge in the early 1960s was a breathtaking spectacle much like a ballet or circus act, describes a longtime journalist who covered the rising of the iconic New York span. 354 more words

News

Selected Events + Today's Featured Neighborhood-WestVillage (11/13)

Today’s “TOP 3″/ Selected NYCity Events – THURSDAY, NOV. 13, 2014
“We search the internet everyday looking for the very best of What’s Happening on Manhattan’s WestSide, so that you don’t have to. 907 more words

2014 NYC Marathon (Staten Island)

#52toNYCmarathon
Week 52/52 recap

5 with strides – 4 easy – 26.2, NYC Marathon (5:18:40)

“Race you to the finish line,” I challenged my son. I wasn’t encouraging his banditing of the NYC Marathon, rather I had set a playful goal for myself to try to cross the finish line before he completed his matinée performance in nearby Lincoln Center. 1,680 more words

Running

Day 302

Met my favorite author/journalist tonight and he signed my book so I pretty much died.

November

With ‘The Bridge,’ Gay Talese Recalls the Art of Nonfiction

It’s nearly midnight on a Friday, and the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge has all but dissolved into the slate October sky. From the shore of Bay Ridge, its outline is visible only through the slow glow of taillights. 916 more words

MV 'SINGAPORE BRIDGE'

Images of Containership MV ‘SINGAPORE BRIDGE’ (Ex: SC Rotterdam)
4,253 TEU, Fully Cellular Container, Built 2002

IDENTIFICATION: Ex-names are SC Rotterdam, CSCL Rotterdam. Launch Name was CSCL Rotterdam. 562 more words

Port Of New York