Brooklyn

Man Makes Citizen’s Arrest On Subway

Tuesday morning was quite the adventure on a Bronx-bound train as 40 year old Anna Lushchinskaya was arrested by a citizen after repeatedly kicking & harassing another female rider. Natalie Musumeci of the New York Post has more: A subway rider made a citizen’s arrest of a violent straphanger who repeatedly kicked a passenger on […]


Greenpoint Elevator Project Moves Forward

Earlier today, MTA NYC announced that its project to install an elevator at the Greenpoint Avenue station will be moving forward. Here is more via the press release I received: MTA New York City Transit announced today that the next phase of a project to bring full accessibility to the Greenpoint Av  station will require […]


Woman Beaten & Stabbed On Subway

Last Friday, 57 year old Ann Marie Washington was riding the Q train home after a long day at work. She departed the train at the Church Ave station & started to walk up the stairs when an unknown male came up from behind & attacked her while shouting racial slurs. He punched her multiple […]


MTA To Add Ferry Service During Shutdown

The inevitable train shutdown between Brooklyn & Manhattan is fast approaching. Riders in the highly popular areas of Bushwick, East Village & Williamsburg are still waiting for concrete answers on how the MTA plans to make up for the service loss. One of their plans is to add ferry service that will run between the […]


MTA Plans To Reopen Subway Entrances

The number of days to the inevitable shutdown are getting shorter & shorter. As they do, riders & local officials continue to question how the MTA is going to handle it. One idea being highly suggested is to reopen subway entrances at a number of stations that will see an increase in service. This idea […]