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Festival of Bridges #4 ~ Rooms with a View

Today’s heartfelt contribution to The Festival of Bridges comes from Joanne, who writes most eloquently about the way in which bridges have been a significant thread weaving through her life, which has strong Irish-American connections.   313 more words


Taper Time

Week 50/52 recap

5 easy – 5 hills (3:57/3:43/3:32/3:27) – 13.17 easy 2:22:00

I am starting to type this recap midweek because I am already feeling a little crazy. 468 more words



Images of Chemical and Products Tanker MT ‘VALLE BIANCA’                                         (50,350 DWT, SPP Shipbuilding, Built 2007, IMO II/III Tanker)

IDENTIFICATION: Launch Name was Valle Bianca. Handy Tanker, Call Sign ICEF, IMO Number 9387580.Built at SPP Shipbuilding, Double Hull, Italy Flagged, BV, RINA Classed, Length Overall of 184.00 m., Length Between Perpendiculars of 174.00 m., Draught of 13.02 m., Beam of 32.20 m., 50.00 Tonnes per Centimetre Immersion, Gross Tonnage of 29,996, Moulded Depth of 19.20 m., Lightship air draft of 39.06 m., Keel to mast air draft of 46.40 m., Tonnage of 24,900 Panama Canal Net, 32,050 Suez Canal Net, 13,240 International Net, 10,300 Light Displacement and 49,555 Dwt (long). 619 more words

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Residents Hold Pro-Verrazano Bridge Bike Path Rally

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Protesters gathered at a rally on Saturday to push for a bike and pedestrian path on the Verrazano–Narrows Bridge.

As WCBS 880’s Jim Smith reported, bicyclist Rabi Abonour said it’s a hassle getting from his home in Sunset Park, Brooklyn to Staten Island. 215 more words


Movement Underway To Put Pedestrian Walkway On Verrazano Bridge

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A new proposal could have you walking onto Staten Island.

Pedestrians and bicyclists want the city to add a dedicated lane to the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge. 517 more words


Getting Across

One of the things I love most about living in New York City is living by the water. On the northern end of Manhattan, I have the pleasure of seeing the Hudson River every time I step out of my apartment building.  92 more words



Images of Pure Car Carrier (PCC) MV ‘NEPTUNE LEADER’ 
(4,318 Cars, Built in 2008 at Naikai S.B.)

IDENTIFICATION: Launch Name was Neptune Leader. Call Sign 9VIJ6, IMO Number 9402744. 558 more words

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