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Verrazano Bridge Toll Collector Skimmed $3K in Cash, Police Say

Anthony Peleg was charged with logging trucks as cars crossing the bridge and pocketing the excess cash.

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Verrazano Bridge Toll Cut on Track for Staten Islanders

The plan would lower the tolls on the bridge for Staten Island residents and businesses.

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Overturned Car Closes Upper level of Verrazano Bridge, MTA Says

The two-car accident closed the upper level of the bridge for more than an hour on Monday morning.

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Police Talk Man Down from Verrazano-Narrows Bridge

The 62-year-old man threatened to jump off the bridge, but police talked him down, the NYPD said.

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Six Injured in Verrazano Bridge Crash, FDNY Says

Six people were injured when two trucks crashed on the Verrazano's upper level, the FDNY said.

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Mayoral Candidates Call for Transportation Improvements on Staten Island

Candidates for mayor supported a plan for a light rail at a forum on Staten Island.

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Democratic Mayoral Hopefuls Focus on Tolls and Sandy at Staten Island Forum

The Staten Island Democratic clubs sponsored a forum for the candidates Monday night.

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Staten Island Pols Call on Mayoral Hopefuls to Halt Rising Verrazano Tolls

Councilman James Oddo and Assemblyman Michael Cusick asked candidates to come up with a plan.

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Staten Island Civic Groups Plans Rally to Lower Tolls on Bridges

The South Beach Civic Association will rally to make the tolls of Staten Island bridges $3 for residents.

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9 Hurt in Four-Car Crash on Verrazano Bridge

A four-car crash on the Verrazano Bridge left one victim in critical condition, officials said.

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City Should Waive Verrazano Bridge Tolls in Wake of Sandy, Volunteers Say

The group started an online petition asking for a three-month moratorium to help volunteer workers.

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Staten Islanders Urge MTA to Scrap Toll Hike Plan

Residents complain about plans to raise the Verrazano bridge toll to $15.

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Advocates Pushing for Bike Path Over Verrazano Bridge

Transportation Alternatives started the push for the path as part of its Harbor Ring project.

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Suicidal Man Snarls Traffic on Verrazano Bridge for Hours

After four hours on the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge, a man was taken into police custody on Monday.