Verrazano-Narrows Bridge

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a suspension bridge across the Verrazano Narrows between Brooklyn and Staten Island

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Growing up near the Verrazano Bridge, Tobin heard stories of his mother and grandfather sailing from Ireland through the Narrows, and as an adult he traveled through them in the opposite direction, seeking the Ireland his forebears left behind.
I am freezing as I stand on the upper level of the Verrazano Bridge that connects Brooklyn and Staten Island.
rendezvous and were greeted by cheering crowds, flashbulbs, and fireworks before sailing beneath the Verrazano Bridge toward open sea.
CORRECTION (ran 4/13/04): The Verrazano Bridge in New York connects the boroughs of Staten Island and Brooklyn.
Despite references to New York staples like the F train and the Verrazano bridge, Shakespeare, Moses and Joe Papp will resonate outside the Empire State, Round House artistic director Jerry Whiddon thinks.
The race included the city's Verrazano Bridge, which in previous years gave a spectacular view of the World Trade Centre's twin towers in lower Manhattan.
As the athletes streamed across Verrazano Bridge, most fixed their gaze straight ahead.
None Stirred kept up his good work of last season-when he had two wins and three places in five attempts-when he stayed on well to take the two-and-a-half mile handicap chase from Verrazano Bridge.
The Brooklyn Bridge, the Manhattan Bridge, the George Washing ton Bridge, and the Verrazano Bridge connect all New Yorkers with each other and with the outside world.
Verrazano Bridge, who scored at Gowran Park last month, should go well but Slaney Native (3.
People joke that "no one really lives on Staten Island" or that "it is just a place you pass through on your way from the Verrazano Bridge to New Jersey.
To illustrate, here are two projects - the Verrazano Bridge and the Bronx-Whitestone Bridge - for which GPI provided construction engineering and inspection services during lead abatement and re-coating.
Promalee and Generosa must go close in the Champion Novices Hurdle but impressive Verrazano Bridge (2.
It is the first cable-stayed bridge in New York City, and the first major bridge constructed in the City since the Verrazano Bridge in 1964.