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Following Verrazano Police Chase, Golden Demands Harsher Penalties For Fugitives

http://www.nbcnewyork.com/portableplayer/?cmsID=293900681&videoID=pHsT295L26fw&origin=nbcnewyork.com&sec=news&subsec=local&width=600&height=360 In light of this week's high-speed police chase across the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge, Senator Marty Golden has proposed a new law that would increase in the penalty for unlawfully fleeing from...

Ahead Of MTA Hikes, Local Pols Renew Calls For “Fair” Verrazano...

With MTA toll and fare increases set to go into effect in March, local politicians gathered in front of the Verrazano-Narrow Bridge Friday to renew their calls...

Thursday: Speak Out Against The MTA’s Metro & Verrazano Bridge Fare...

Photo via Ged Carroll As we reported last month, the Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) plans to raise the cost of unlimited MetroCards by 4% over...

Brooklyn Flag Project Finalists Represent Green-Wood Cemetery, Bay Ridge, Fort Greene...

Brooklyn Based just announced the eight finalists for its Brooklyn Flag Project, with the talented winners depicting a wide swath of our borough - including Green-Wood...

Pols In Brooklyn And Staten Island Boycott MTA’s Verrazano Bridge Celebration

Several elected officials from both sides of the bridge say they are boycotting today's 50th anniversary celebration for the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge, due to the MTA's proposed...

25 Things You May Not Have Known About The Verrazano-Narrows Bridge

Opened on November 21, 1964, the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge celebrates its 50th anniversary this week, so we're honoring the occasion by looking at some of...

25 Things You May Not Have Known About The Verrazano-Narrows Bridge

Opened on November 21, 1964, the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge celebrates its 50th anniversary this week, so we're honoring the occasion by looking at some of...

Everything You Need To Know About The MTA’s Proposed Fare &...

Once again, the MTA has announced plans to raise fares and tolls – this time by 2 percent a year for the next two years. The 30-day...

The Verrazano Is Turning 50! Here Are Three Ways To Celebrate

I probably sound like a broken record at this point, but the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge is turning 50 on Friday, and there are anniversary parties happening all over...

Watch The MTA’s Hypnotic Video Of The Verrazano Bridge During The...

Every year since 1976, the iconic Verrazano-Narrows Bridge has been the starting point for the New York City Marathon, which attracts runners from all over...