Woman Survives Close Call On Subway Tracks, L Train Passes Over Her, Service Delays ExpectedAccording to transit officials the woman was in between two rails at the 6th Avenue L train station just after 3 p.m. Tuesday.
Beloved L Train Flower Stand Owner Retiring After 48 Years In BusinessPete Tsoumas retired on Friday after running a beloved flower shop all his adult life. He's been at the 1st Avenue L train station for 48 years. At one point, he didn’t take a single day off for 14 straight years.
14th Street Busway Delayed From Monday's Planned Launch Due To LawsuitCars were supposed to be banned from Third Avenue to Ninth Avenue, but a judge issued a temporary restraining order after neighbors sued.
MTA: East River Tunnel Repairs Are Ahead Of ScheduleThe push to fix the L train is moving along faster than expected.
Caught On Video: Thief With Scissors Cuts Open Sleeping Victim's Pocket On SubwayIt was a bold theft on the subway. The suspect used a pair of scissors and the victim never noticed. And the whole thing was captured on camera.
Commuter Alert: Most Of 14th Street Will Be Closed To Cars Most Of The Time Starting July 1It's part of the MTA's plan to increase bus service while repairs continue on the L train.
L-pocalypse Now: Long-Awaited L Train Slowdown UnderwayWhile it's not a full shutdown, train service has been drastically reduced on nights and weekends.
Long-Dreaded L Train Slowdown Begins, 15 Months Of Repairs To Snarl ServiceFor the next 15 months, commuters traveling between Brooklyn and Manhattan will need to plan ahead to avoid the major headaches coming with the MTA's long-term tunnel repairs.
Commuter Alert: L Train Service Changes Start TonightThe L will run less frequently on nights and weekends to allow for repairs to an East River tunnel damaged during Superstorm Sandy.
MTA Offering More Options For L Train Riders As Service Slowdown Starts This WeekL train service will be reduced on nights and weekends starting Friday night.
Search For Suspect Accused Of Punching 73-Year-Old Woman On SubwayIt happened shortly before 8 p.m. on Feb. 8 onboard a southbound train approaching the Livonia Ave station in Brownsville.
MTA Announces New Details On L Train Changes During RepairsThe MTA announced new details about plans to deal with service changes on the L train during the upcoming work to repairs the Canarsie Tunnel.
What's That Smell? MTA Says L Train Odor Is Diesel FuelThe MTA says it has finally identified the cause of a sickening smell in L train subway stations.
MTA Workers, Riders Want To Know: What Is Mysterious L Train Odor?While the investigation continues, state and city agencies stress the air is safe.
MTA: Service Restored After Odor From Heating Oil Disrupts L Trains Between Manhattan, BrooklynThe odor of diesel prompted the MTA to suspend service between Brooklyn and Manhattan Tuesday afternoon.