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Microsoft Turns 42nd Street Shuttle Pink to Promote Surface Tablet

Posted December 18, 2012 at 6:48 am

This latest visual assault – unpretty in pink – is sponsored by Mircrosoft to promote its underwhelming Surface tablet.

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Recap: Vintage Peacock Party on the Holiday Nostalgia Subway Trains

Last modified December 17, 2012 at 11:23 am

The Nostalgia subway train was back this past weekend, and its appearance brought an enthusiastic crowd of swing dancers, musicians and vintage fashionistas with it.

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Openhouse Bowery and the Former Subway Entrance at 168 Bowery

Last modified April 10, 2013 at 10:38 pm

168 Bowery is the forthcoming home of Openhouse Bowery, and is actually a joint-venture with Wilson Tang of Nom Wah Tea Parlor.

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When the 2nd Avenue El Ran Through St. Mark’s

Posted October 25, 2012 at 11:40 am

One Boogie reader recently discovered this old-timey photo while sifting through the closet.

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Turnstile Advertising Comes to 2nd Avenue Subway Station

Posted October 24, 2012 at 6:28 am

The Lower East Side had been relatively immune to turnstile advertising in the subways.

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Bleecker Transfer Hiccup: Wrong Date, Wrong Time

Posted September 26, 2012 at 6:18 am

As of yesterday afternoon, the long-awaited Bleecker Street transfer is finally a reality for straphangers.

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Bleecker Street Subway Transfer Going Live September 25

Posted September 19, 2012 at 6:28 am

Subway conductors on the uptown 6 want to remind you that despite the advent of signage on the platforms, there’s still no transfer.

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Copper Thievery Suspected in Essex Subway Fire Yesterday

Posted September 8, 2012 at 9:49 am

During yesterday’s evening rush, a fire in the Delancey Street-Essex Street subway station delayed trains on the JMZ line. The so-called “smoke condition” sidelined service for hours.

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Bowery Subway Sex Attacker Michael Torres Gets 13 Years in Prison

Posted September 6, 2012 at 6:18 am

Michael Torres was sentenced to 13 years in prison yesterday after pleading guilty to that horrifying sexual attack in the Bowery J/Z subway station last February.

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Subway Scenes: The Essex Street Umlaut

Posted August 22, 2012 at 10:32 am

As the legendary David St. Hubbins intimates in Spinal Tap – “It’s like a pair of eyes. You’re looking at the umlaut, and it’s looking at you.”

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