And you thought that ditch between the rails was there to collect water and muck (pictured here).  Well, you should also know it is there to save your life.
An unidentified man fell onto the tracks today at Delancey Street while waiting for the F train.  Luckily he fell in a way which allowed his body [...]

Rain Delay

Posted on March 20th, 2008 by The SUBWAYblogger in Transit Failures, Video

How do you know it’s raining out in NYC? Your commute will probably look something like this…or worse.

Let me sum up what you’re seeing. You stand on the musty platform waiting forever for your train to arrive. It finally does, and maybe you’re lucky enough to get on.
A few stops later, you [...]

There are reports this morning that there was a person under a train that was dead on arrival at the 49th Street stop on the N train.
SUBYWAYblogger reader Melody brought this to our attention, and then we were able to confirm it on the police scanner logs.
Melody was on the train that allegedly struck the [...]

Holy Construction

Posted on January 27th, 2008 by The SUBWAYblogger in Weekend

Wow was there a lot of construction on the tracks this weekend!
Saturday, I thought I would run out to do some shopping.  I needed some new clothes and shoes, so I thought I’d head down to the Herald Square area to cruise the stores.
An hour later, I finally made it.  Normally, that trip would have [...]

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