Track Fire In Harlem Disrupts Subway Service

Nine people were treated for smoke inhalation after a track fire in Harlem snarled the Monday morning rush-hour commute for many subway riders. Continue Reading →

Person Dies On Subway Tracks At Harlem Station

A person died on Thursday night after being electrocuted by the third rail on the subway tracks at the 125 Street and Lexington Avenue station, police said. Continue Reading →

Supervisors Suspended Following Subway Derailment In Harlem

Two track maintenance supervisors were suspended Wednesday, a day after following a subway derailment in Harlem that officials said appears to have been caused by human error, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority said. Continue Reading →

Harlem Subway Station Booth’s Fire Extinguisher Goes Off, Sends MTA Agent To Hospital

An MTA station agent was taken to the hospital Friday when the booth’s fire extinguisher accidentally went off, according to officials. Continue Reading →

Harlem Man Accused Of Groping Actress In Subway Station Arrested

The man accused of shoving a young actress onto the subway tracks after groping her in the West Village was arrested early Sunday and charged with attempted murder, police said said source. Continue Reading →

Cops Can’t Keep Harlem Homeless Man In Custody

A homeless man escaped after being arrested by Department of Homeless Services officers — and was then caught by the NYPD for a separate crime and released by a judge because the DHS cops never reported him missing, The Post has learned. Continue Reading →

Harlem Panhandler Steals $30 From Teenager Trying To Help Him

Police are searching for a man who robbed a 19-year-old after the victim agreed to spare the suspect some change, police told Patch. Continue Reading →

Nearly All New York Subways From Harlem To Hollis Is About To Get Cell Service

nyc subway cell serviceNearly all underground subway stations from Harlem to Hollis, Queens will have cellular service on Monday, a year ahead of schedule, according to city and state officials.
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Most Harlem Subway Stations Will Have Cell Phone Service, Wi-Fi By Monday

The MTA is dialing in, a full two years ahead of schedule. Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Thursday that cell phone service and Wi-Fi will be available across nearly all underground stations by Monday in response to his directive at the beginning of 2016 to accelerate the project. Continue Reading →

Second Avenue Subway Officially Opens

The long-awaited Second Avenue subway is officially open, as trains began picking up New Yorkers at three new Upper East Side stations at noon sharp on New Year’s Day. Continue Reading →

Second Avenue Subway Takes Cuomo, de Blasio And Others On New Year’s Eve Ride Uptown

AMNY reports that Governor Andrew Cuomo will be spending his New Year’s Eve underground. He’ll be taking a celebratory ride uptown Saturday night on the new Second Avenue subway extension, ahead of the line’s public opening on New Year’s Day. Continue Reading →

Woman Groped Outside Subway Station In Harlem

forcible_touching-in-harlem-subway1The NYPD is searching for a man suspected of groping a woman inside a Harlem subway station last month. Continue Reading →

Straphangers Find Slashed Man On A Train In Harlem

crime-tape-in-harlemShocked straphangers alerted police to a subway slashing after they discovered an intoxicated 39-year-old man with a gash to his face on an A train in Harlem early Monday, police said. Continue Reading →

Harlem Subway Slasher Yelled Anti-Gay Slurs Arrested

nypd-badge1A Bronx man is facing hate crime charges after yelling anti-gay slurs and slashing a man in Harlem. Continue Reading →

Subway Platform Partially Collapses In Harlem

1520235_630x354The 145th Street subway station in Harlem closed briefly after a minor collapse of part of the platform. Continue Reading →