Verrazano Narrows

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Noun1.Verrazano Narrows - a narrow channel of water separating Staten Island and Brooklyn
Greater New York, New York, New York City - the largest city in New York State and in the United States; located in southeastern New York at the mouth of the Hudson river; a major financial and cultural center
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Thunberg at the Verrazano Narrows Bridge, which links the New York City boroughs of Staten Island and Brooklyn.
As an editor I know I should be outraged that, for the past 50 years, New York State has knowingly misspelled the name of the bridge formerly known as the Verrazano Narrows.
In November 2016, a humpback whale entered NY Harbor inside the Verrazano Narrows and remained close to Manhattan for 10 days.
Verrazano Narrows Bridge - Lower Level Staten Island Bound
It seemed like all I had to do was take the next exit onto Conduit Boulevard and then veer onto Linden Boulevard, which would carry me across Brooklyn toward the Verrazano Narrows Bridge and ultimately back to my evening plans with friends from my newspaper job in Jersey.
In 1964, the upper level of New York's Verrazano Narrows Bridge, connecting Brooklyn and Staten Island, was opened.
suspension bridges, including the Brooklyn and Verrazano Narrows bridges in New York.
Riders then enter the Shore Parkway to reach Brooklyn's residential neighborhood of Fort Hamilton, where they travel over the Verrazano Narrows Bridge to the finish at Staten Island.
"You'll never catch me," I warned him as we ran across the Verrazano Narrows Bridge.
And, by the time Queen Mary 2 reversed away from her berth into the Hudson River and set off to pass Liberty and Ellis Island before taking a course beneath the spectacular Verrazano Narrows Bridge, the New York rain had driven all but the hardiest indoors.