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Manhattan Bridge centennial fireworks tonight

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Fireworks by Long Island’s legendary Gruccis tonight at 7 will end the first day of celebration for the 100th Anniversary of the opening of the Manhattan Bridge. A full listing of events is here.

The bridge was originally opened for traffic on New Year’s Eve, 1909. It’s the youngest of the East River Bridges.

This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on October 4, 2009

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