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in the east there begins to burgeon
the rosebud of a new morning
from this height I see it
to my right a leg stretching out: 93 more words


Falling Ice Plagues City; Briefly Shuts Down Upper Level Of Verrazano Bridge

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — As temperatures jumped to 40 degrees on Wednesday, melting and falling ice put pedestrians and drivers at risk.

Large chunks of ice fell from a building on the Upper West Side Wednesday, hitting several parked cars on Central Park West. 140 more words


Officer dies from injuries he suffered in 2013 crash on Verrazano-Narrows Bridge

NEW YORK (AP) — The Metropolitan Transportation Authority says one of its bridges and tunnels officers has died from injuries he suffered more than a year ago on the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge. 120 more words


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


'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. 350 more words


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