Rejoined R Train Returns After Suffering Serious Sandy Damage
"Back to work at the crack of 9:07, business as usual" one gleeful Bay Ridge resident and Midtown worker e-mailed us this morning after riding the finally rejoined R train.
Updated: Dec 21, 2012 12:13 PM
Bloomberg Declares An End To The Wooden Boardwalk
The sad news for anybody who loves a good splinter came yesterday when hizzoner stopped by the temporary offices of Rockaway newspaper The Wave for a chat about that state of the peninsula post-Hurricane Sandy.
Updated: Nov 30, 2012 4:05 PM
Breaking Down The MTA's $5 Billion Hurricane Sandy Price Tag
Luckily, the MTA believes that FEMA and insurance should cover most of the costs.
Updated: Nov 28, 2012 4:40 PM
Looters Stole Over $100K Worth Of Equipment From Schools After Hurricane Sandy
It wasn't just pharmacies, liquor stores, and, uh, Brookstone that got set upon by jackals in the wake of Hurricane Sandy; over two dozen schools were looted in the wake of the Frankenstorm.
Updated: Nov 28, 2012 3:31 PM
After Sandy, LIPA Loses A VP And Trustee Along With CEO
Meanwhile, in an effort to fix its public image, LIPA yesterday unveiled a number of moves to "soften the blow" to customers left in the dark after the storm.
Updated: Nov 27, 2012 10:48 AM
Roller Coaster Sunk By Sandy Unlikely To Stick Around
Never mind about that idea to make the Sandy-sunken roller coaster in Seaside Heights a tourist attraction!
Updated: Nov 27, 2012 10:30 AM
Breaking: MTA Gives Rockaway Special H Subway Line
Starting tomorrow at 4 a.m., the newest subway in the system will be the H train, which will try and make it easier for those in the Rockaways to access the rest of the city.
Updated: Nov 19, 2012 4:13 PM
Attorney General Targets 13 Gas Stations Accused Of Gas Gouging
"Our office has zero tolerance for price gouging and we are taking action to send a message that ripping off New Yorkers is against the law," the Attorney General said.
Updated: Nov 16, 2012 10:33 AM
Staten Island, New York Hug Hello To President Obama
"I'm very proud of you, New York. You guys are tough," the President said.
Updated: Nov 15, 2012 3:07 PM
Union Square Greenmarket Coming Back To Union Square
With the southern end of the Union Square's annual Holiday Market (now with "Little Brooklyn!") opening on Friday it seems the Greenmarket is coming back from Madison Square Park.
Updated: Nov 13, 2012 11:33 AM
MTA: No Hurricane Sandy MetroCard Refunds
Hope you liked your free post-Sandy buses (and occasional subways) because that is the sum total reimbursement that the MTA is going to be giving straphangers.
Updated: Nov 13, 2012 10:38 AM
West Village Man Looking To Start Post-Blackout Support Group
"After 9/11 people created support groups and things. And sometimes just by grouping people together you don't even need a professional even there."
Updated: Nov 12, 2012 5:56 PM
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