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Audrey Horwitz

'Date While You Wait' In NYC Subway Slows Down The City That Never Sleeps

HuffingtonPost.com | Audrey Horwitz | Posted 07.16.2015 | Good News

If you’ve spent any time at all beneath the streets of New York City, you’ve probably been an audience member (willingly or unwillingly) to some s...

Popular NYC Subway Performer Draws Hilarious Group Of Dancers At Penn Station

LittleThings.com | Posted 07.01.2015 | New York
LittleThings.com

If you've ever stood on a New York City subway platform, you know that seeing a performer and a lingering crowd isn't the least bit unusual. Oftentimes you'll also be treated to an impromptu performance by a bystander (or a few), and more times than not, it's a sight to see.

The Manhattan Subway Rent Map: Where You Can't Afford to Live, By Stop

Thrillist | Posted 06.23.2015 | New York
Thrillist

Whether you want to be closer to work, or closer to awesome dim sum, finding a more convenient (but still affordable... please?) place to live is something pretty much every New Yorker considers at some point. Well, this should help you do exactly that.

The Best Date Spot Near Every Manhattan Subway Stop

Thrillist | Posted 06.10.2015 | New York
Thrillist

If you've dated in NYC, you've inevitably dealt with the pressure of choosing the spot (SO MUCH PRESSURE!). Your choices have either made you a hero, or sent you home horny and alone.

What We Should Do About Fears of Germs on the Subway

Robert Klitzman, M.D. | Posted 05.19.2015 | Healthy Living
Robert Klitzman, M.D.

"They're finding bubonic plague on the subway!" a friend recently said to me. "How afraid should I be?" Some subway riders are scared. The disco...

The Real Manhattan Subway Map

Thrillist | Posted 05.12.2015 | Travel
Thrillist

By: Thrillist Unless you're trying to get somewhere, the Manhattan subway map is kind of garbage -- it doesn't tell you the best bar near every...

New York Incarnation: 2015

Danielle Wolffe | Posted 04.28.2015 | New York
Danielle Wolffe

New Yorkers may seem disconnected. In actuality, though, it takes amazing stores of inner fortitude to exist in these self-contained worlds. People are accustomed to themselves and each other on levels people living far apart just aren't. They cannot isolate or hide from each other here.

Artist Uses Music To Illustrate NYC's Income Inequality Across A Single Subway Line

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 02.09.2015 | Business

What can a New York City subway ride tell us? In the work of Brian Foo, it offers a unique way to examine income inequality across different parts of ...

The Coolest Subway Stations In The World

Thrillist | Posted 03.24.2015 | Travel
Thrillist

New Yorkers spend most of their time on the subway either stressing over train delays or wondering why the dude manspreading next to them is wearing a velour jumpsuit and eating a full plate of spaghetti. Straphangers abroad have similar woes, but with an added bonus: Many of their subway stations are actually nice to look at!

Andrew Cuomo Announces Random Ebola Drills On New York Subway

The Huffington Post | Amanda Gutterman | Posted 10.16.2014 | Politics

If you're planning to ride the New York subway in the next few days, you may get more than you bargained for. Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) announced Thurs...

Climate Change, Superstorms And The Subway: Is New York City Prepared?

Maya Albanese | Posted 11.23.2014 | Green
Maya Albanese

There is perhaps no more illustrative example of the vulnerability of low-lying subway stations in the city than the story of South Ferry. Sandy poured 15 million gallons of salt water into the station, destroying its entire power system.

What's the Harm in Subway Acrobats?

Axel Schlossberg | Posted 09.24.2014 | New York
Axel Schlossberg

Riding the subway at any point during the day reminds me that New Yorkers seldom reach out to the person next to them and spark up conversation.

Bratton's War... on Acrobats. Yes, Acrobats.

Josmar Trujillo | Posted 09.14.2014 | New York
Josmar Trujillo

Police commissioner Bill Bratton has cracked down on panhandlers in New York City as part of his decades-old "Broken Windows" schtick -- the theory that focuses on low-level crimes as a way of preventing bigger crime.

NYC's Big Attractions Of The Future

www.telegraph.co.uk | Posted 07.10.2014 | Travel

From the world's biggest Ferris wheel to an urban beach, there are many plans to enhance New York. Here are some of the attractions you could be v...

Guess Why He's Interviewing Her

The Huffington Post | Carol Hartsell | Posted 07.07.2014 | Comedy

After the crushing defeat of missing their subway train, New Yorkers get interviewed by investigative reporter Dan Wilbur on what they could have done...

The Forgotten Man Behind the New York City Subway

Doug Most | Posted 06.02.2014 | New York
Doug Most

He kept his vital role in the subway a tight secret that he took to his grave. Credit, all of it deserved, has long gone to the men who designed, built and financed it.

Riding the Subway in NYC Is a Trip in More Ways Than One

Sarah Fader | Posted 05.26.2014 | New York
Sarah Fader

I'm a native New Yorker. I was born in 1979 and raised on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. I grew up taking the 1 train at 86th Street. I started rel...

This Could Make Your Subway Ride Way Easier

The Huffington Post | Gregory Fink | Posted 02.19.2014 | Technology

Navigating the New York City subway system can be as painful as passing a kidney stone. But the Metro Transportation Authority, the city's public tran...

Subway Shenanigans

Jena Kingsley | Posted 03.30.2014 | Comedy
Jena Kingsley

Watch what happens when I surprise some unsuspecting subway riders and give them a commute they will never forget! ...

In Search of Government Competence

Rob Taub | Posted 03.25.2014 | Politics
Rob Taub

There are many annoying things about the NYC subway system, but the most maddening for me is the signage indicating when the next train will arrive. ...

The Subway Ride of the Vanities...

Paul LaRosa | Posted 03.12.2014 | New York
Paul LaRosa

One of the more curious sights on the NYC subway is the seemingly endless parade of women who, upon getting a seat, proceed to put on their "face" in ...

8 Emotions the NYC Subway Makes Me Feel in the Middle of Winter

Frank Michael | Posted 03.12.2014 | New York
Frank Michael

Let's be honest, January in NYC is like single life after 35; cold and dark with absolutely nothing to look forward to. In my opinion, there is no place colder or darker than the NYC subway in the middle of winter.

Train Delayed? The MTA Will Write You A Late Pass

Posted 01.25.2014 | New York

Subway delays-- whether caused by signal malfunctions, train traffic, or a sick passenger-- are New Yorkers' most common excuse for running behind sch...

If You Ride The Subway, You'll Love This

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 01.24.2014 | Comedy

If you live in New York or anywhere with a subway and the words "it's showtime" give you an involuntary panic, you'll love this this "Saturday Night L...

Why The 'Sleeping Stranger Subway Picture' Matters

Elad Nehorai | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Elad Nehorai

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