- n Florentine navigator who explored the eastern coast of North America (circa 1485-1528)
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- Bridge over troubled water
Here’s a story even rarer than man-bites-dog: A New York government agency stood up for the taxpayer over Big Labor. The agency is the Metropolitan Transportation Authority. It arranged a $34 million deal to have replacement steel for the Verrazano Bridge made in China. That’s sparked gripes from...
July 5, 2013 - New York Post
- Ederle Swim
From the shores of Manhattan through bustling New York Harbor and under the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge, this 17.5-mile swim ends with a beach finish in Sandy Hook, New Jersey. Swimmers must be 19 years and over (Younger swimmers may be accepted based on swimming experience). Swimmer Application Fee: Solo Swimmer $925, 2-person Relay $1,150. Certificates will be presented at a ceremony following ...
July 4, 2013 - WPXI Pittsburgh
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Itsmyluckyday continues a comfortable recovery from a small fracture of a hip bone suffered while challenging Verrazano in the Pegasus Stakes here on June 16.
July 4, 2013 - Daily Racing Form
- Vito Fossella in Bay Ridge Courier
The 92nd Street exit has been a traffic hotspot for some time and will likely be exacerbated by the Verrazano Bridge construction project,Fossella said. "I know many residents are concerned about the impact of the construction project in...
- Jerramiah Healy in The Jersey Journal - NJ.com
The greatest pilots on earth were performing feats above and sometimes below the Statue of Liberty and near the Verrazano Bridge,Healy said. "It was a great event."