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Kosciuszko Bridge to host dazzling light show for Mother's Day

ALBANY, N.Y. — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says a light show on the state’s newest bridge will honor hardworking New York mothers but is no substitute for flowers. 91 more words

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It’s National Chocolate Truffle Day, in these United States.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

So; yesterday I showed you what the public opening ceremonials of the new Koscisuzcko Bridge looked like, and detailed a bunch of the stuff I saw. 961 more words

New York City

Kosciuszko A Go Go!

The first new span (with three lanes) of Kosciuszko Bridge opened to traffic at around midnight on April 28th.  Earlier that day Governor Andrew Cuomo drove the spirit of FDR on this bi-borough bridge via the former NY governor and 32nd president’s 1932 Packard (borrowed from the NY State Museum).   185 more words


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It’s National Chocolate Parfait Day, in these United States.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

I’m always excited when people come to Newtown Creek to spend some time with me, but for some reason it always ends in a cloak of darkness punctuated only by the flashing of red and blue lights and the presence of law enforcement. 1,191 more words


practical townsfolk

It’s National Blueberry Pie Day, in these United States.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

As you might have surmised, I was up on or around the Koscisuzcko Bridge all day yesterday. 185 more words

New York City

First Span Of New Kosciuszko Bridge Open To Traffic

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — The first span of the new Kosciuszko Bridge connecting Brooklyn and Queens is open to traffic.

When it comes to appearance and design, the new $555 million span seems to be getting good marks. 349 more words