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It’s National Pasta Day, in these United States.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

Before I offer a conspiracy theory in today’s post, lets instead start with a bit of NY Harbor trivia – the height of all ships doing business within the Port of New York and New Jersey is governed by the height of the Verrazano Bridge’s span, as relative to the water. 1,223 more words

New York City

Leaving New York for New Jersey : 21-22 Nov 64

Saturday 21st November

Dear Mum, Dad, Nigel and Carol,

Well, today has been very eventful and quite an historical occasion both for us and America. The new… 2,142 more words


Leaving Saks : New York : 14 - 20 Nov 64

Saturday 14th of November

YMCA – New York

Dear Mum, Dad, Nigel and Carolyn.

This morning we had have another nice letter from Herbie in which he confirms that he will be picking us up next Sunday to take us and all our gear and ship us down to Philadelphia. 4,367 more words


FDNY rescue deer stuck in water

STATEN ISLAND – The FDNY rescued a deer from water Saturday afternoon.

The incident happened around 3 p.m. Saturday when a deer was spotted in the New York Harbor on the Staten Island side of the Verrazano Bridge. 60 more words

Staten Island

Images of Cruiseship MV ‘Anthem of the Seas’ Departing New York (2)

Images of Cruiseship MS ‘Anthem of the Seas’ pictured in the Upper New York Harbor, by the Statue of Liberty, against the Lower Manhattan Skyline and under the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge… 571 more words

Port Of New York

Images of MV ‘Dallas Express’ Entering the Port of New York / New Jersey

Images of MV ‘Dallas Express’ Entering the Port of New York / New Jersey             Panamax, Fully-cellular Containership Vessel, 4,800 TEU, built in 2000


Port Of New York

Longest Suspension Bridge in the Americas

By Linda Tancs

Connecting Brooklyn with Staten Island, New York’s Verrazano-Narrows Bridge is the longest suspension bridge in the Americas. Now over 50 years old, the gateway bridges the Narrows, the mile-wide channel at the entrance to New York Harbor. 98 more words