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 →

Man Smokes Crack, Strips Naked Riding Harlem Train

3 train subway in harlem1There’s no knowing exactly what awaits as one swipes through the turnstile and descends into New York’s subway system. Continue Reading →

Noooo, MTA Might Increase Subway Fares

two-train-in-harlemThe MTA projects it could raise subway fares 4 percent from Harlem to Hollis by 2017 and a further 4 percent by 2019, according to the agency’s preliminary 2017 budget published Wednesday. Continue Reading →