72nd Street Subway Station Floods Days After Reopening Following Major Renovation

The newly renovated 72nd Street subway station just opened a little over a week ago and, lo and behold, the stairs were flooded just days l … Read the rest of this entry >>

Photos: Yoko Ono Mosaics Brighten New Station

Yoko Ono has designed new murals for the 72nd Street subway station that reopened on Thursday, with blue skies, clouds and inspirational say … Read the rest of this entry >>

72nd Street Subway Station Reopens, With Yoko Ono ‘Sky’ Mosaic

The 72nd Street subway station for the B and C lines reopened on Thursday afternoon after being closed since May for repairs and other upgr … Read the rest of this entry >>

MTA Said That New 110th Street Subway Station Was ‘On Time’ — Except the Tiles Were Put in Wrong

The MTA sent out a glowing press release just before Labor Day about how its $30 million renovation to the Cathedral Parkway subway station at 110th Stree … Read the rest of this entry >>

An Underground Shower on 96th Street

Water poured into the 96th Street subway station on Thursday during a fierce thunderstorm, adding a new adventure to the subway experi … Read the rest of this entry >>

Woman Dies After Falling Onto Subway Tracks at 72nd Street

A woman died on Saturday morning around 10:30 after falling onto the subway tracks at 72nd Street and being hit by a northbound 3 t … Read the rest of this entry >>

As MTA Prepares to Close 72nd Street Station, Straphangers Gird Themselves: ‘That’s Gonna Suck’

On Monday, the 72nd Street station on the B and C subway lines is set to close for repairs and upgrades. It’s not expected to reopen … Read the rest of this entry >>

Upper West Siders Grill MTA’s New Subway and Bus Chief; He’s Got A Name Tag and ‘A Radical Plan’

Standing before nearly 200 residents filling the sanctuary of Rutgers Presbyterian Church, New York City Transit President Andy Byford pre … Read the rest of this entry >>

Thursday: Linda Rosenthal Hosting NYC Transit Chief to Talk M104 Cuts, Subway Overhaul and More

State Assembly Member Linda Rosenthal will host a "community conversation" with Andy Byford, the president of New York City Tr … Read the rest of this entry >>

Subway Station Closes for Renovations, as Politicians and Activists Call it a Blown Opportunity

“Accessibility” was the rallying cry of politicians, activists, and concerned citizens at a protest Monday morning, at the subway station at 110th S … Read the rest of this entry >>

Subway Musician ‘Maestro D’ Revives Frazzled Straphangers

He can’t make the 1 train arrive sooner. He can’t stop people from blocking the doors into the 2. But most every Saturday, Maestro D pulls off an even greater feat: Bringin … Read the rest of this entry >>

MTA Presents More Details on Upcoming Subway Station Closures; Extra Buses Not Definite

Community Board 7 hosted an 'open house' style meeting with MTA representatives to discuss the upcoming closures at the 72nd, 86th, and 110th Street B-C stat … Read the rest of this entry >>

Community Board Wants to Spread Awareness About Station Closures, But Shies Away from Calling for Delay

With the MTA planning to close three Upper West Side subway stations for up to six months this year, Community Board 7 decided to weigh in at its latest meeting this … Read the rest of this entry >>

Caption Contest: Somebody Lose Their Shoes?

Everyone loses their shoes once in a while, but this is quite a place to lose them. Or, is this just a picture of an invisible person waiting for the su … Read the rest of this entry >>

MTA ‘Must Halt All Plans’ For Subway Upgrades, Says Assembly Member

Assembly Member Linda Rosenthal says the MTA took a "negligent approach" to telling Upper West Siders that three subway sta … Read the rest of this entry >>

MTA Releases Exact Dates and Specs of Subway Station Closures and Upgrades

The MTA sent us a presentation explaining when the subway stations on the B and C lines at 110th, 86th and 72nd st … Read the rest of this entry >>

Three UWS Subways Stations Will Completely Close for Up to 6 Months for Digital Upgrades

Three subway stations -- the 110th, 86th and 72nd Street stations on the B and C lines -- will soon be closing for up to six months as part of the MTA's plans to add … Read the rest of this entry >>

Gross Dust Cloud Caused Trains to Skip 72nd Street Station

The MTA sent out an odd notice on Monday, stating that trains had to skip the 72nd Street station on the Broadway line because of a "dust condit … Read the rest of this entry >>

Sex Abuse of Teen Reported on the D Train

A man placed his exposed penis in the hand of a 17-year-old girl on the D train heading to the West 81st Street station, according to a police rel … Read the rest of this entry >>

Police Looking for Man Accused of Sexually Assaulting 11-Year-Old Girl on the 2 Train

Police sent the sketch above and the following description of a sexual assault on the 2 train about a week ago. It was rep … Read the rest of this entry >>

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