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The ugly half of walking over any East River Bridge – the Manhattan side.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

Looking back over my shoulder, in the direction of Queens, on the pedestrian and bicycle lane of mighty Queensboro. 573 more words


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Visiting with an old friend, in today’s post.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

“Back in the day,” as it were, a humble narrator used to spend an awful lot of time on the Queensboro Bridge. 730 more words

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NYC Marathon Part 5: First Avenue

“DO NOT SPEED UP!”, they said with sympathy but an undertone of eye-roll. You’ll mess yourself up for the last three miles, they warned.

Mile 16-17 along First Avenue is by 5% the fastest of the race. 581 more words


NYC Marathon Part 4: ‘The 59th St. Bridge Song (Feelin’ Groovy)’

Paul Simon is one of the best singer-songwriters in history, but he clearly didn’t have a clue what he was talking about when he wrote this song. 330 more words


Manhattan Residents Fed Up Over Noisy Bridge Traffic

NEW YORK, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Residents who live on the Manhattan side of the Queensboro Bridge say the noise from blaring horns and traffic has become unbearable. 178 more words


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– photo by Mitch Waxman

As mentioned yesterday, one is taking a short break – hence the singular image which greets you above. Back soon with new stuff. 47 more words

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