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Sen. Webster Wagner

Scene Of Metro-North Derailment Was Also Site Of Tragic 1882 Wreck

The Spuyten Duyvil curve where the deadly Metro-North derailment happened Sunday was the site of another tragic derailment nearly 132 years ago, which took the life of a New York State senator who is sometimes credited with inventing the sleeping car.

12/01/2013

Metro-North Power

Deadly Derailment Is Latest Mishap In Year Of Trouble For Metro-North

The deadly crash in the Bronx Sunday was the second train derailment in just six months for the Metro-North Railroad, and prevents the rail service with another problem in a year already plagued by safety issues.

12/01/2013

Crews work Friday, July 19 to remove derailed freight cars and repair damaged right-of-way along Metro-North Railroad's Hudson Line in the Bronx after derailment the previous evening. MTA Photo by Joseph P. Chan

Metro-North Hudson Line Back On Track With ‘Scattered Delays’

The railroad says all trains are running with scattered delays of up to 15 minutes until 10 p.m. After 10 p.m., bus service will connect commuters to shuttle train service.

07/22/2013

Metro-North train derails near Spuyten Duyvil on the Hudson line, July 18, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Derailment To Hamstring Morning Commute For Metro-North Hudson Line Customers

A freight train derailment in the Bronx has forced service on Metro-North’s Hudson line to be suspended indefinitely, the transit agency announced Thursday night.

07/18/2013

Apartment in the Spuyten Duyvil section of the Bronx following a fire - Oct. 5, 2012 (credit: Alex Silverman / WCBS 880)

Couple Injured As Fire Rips Through Spuyten Duyvil Apartment

The smell of wet ash was overpowering on Friday morning. The living room is black. There’s a charred bed frame and a telephone on the wall looks like it’s made of Silly Putty.

10/05/2012

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Commuters Relieved Subway Service Will Be Restored Monday Morning

The agency also said that Long Island Rail Road would restore near-normal service for Monday morning’s commute. Meanwhile, Metro-North train service will remain suspended on Monday.

08/28/2011

The huge communal tables at Bohemian Hall in Astoria guarentee that you'll meet other friends enjoying the outside. (Image courtesy of bohemianhall.com)

Best Beer Gardens in the City

There’s something incredibly satisfying about sitting outside among friends and throwing back a few beers on a warm, gorgeous day.

08/10/2010

Duff's Of Williamsburg

Best Things To Do In Williamsburg After Dark

Almost every New Yorker knows someone who’s moved there in the past 5 years, and Williamsburg’s early adopters may have known they were on to a good thing, but only now is the rest of the city waking up to that fact.

07/22/2010

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