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Burnt, literally and figuratively.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

A humble narrator feels a bit swollen in the brain today, a sensation which is coupled with a mild case of sunburn. 290 more words

New York City

LIRR Wantagh Station Getting Major Upgrade

WANTAGH, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Ground has been broken on a nearly $24 million modernization project at the Long Island Rail Road station in Wantagh.

The station will get a new elevator, escalator, electronic signage, a public address system and more. 88 more words

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Growing Call for Passage of MNY Legislation

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May 12, 2016

Press Contact: Jordan Salinger jordan.salinger@gmail.com (949) 735-8515

 

GROWING CALL FOR PASSAGE OF MOVE NY LEGISLATION

 23 Assembly Members from New York City, Long Island & Hudson Valley Unite to Raise… 886 more words

Move NY

Exploring the Abandoned Rockaway Line

Because New York City is constantly being remade and revised, pieces of the city’s past can often linger around and become subsumed into the present, sometimes barely noticeable. 643 more words

Notes From A Polite New Yorker

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I been everywhere, man.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

A humble narrator is fully “back in action” after a long hermitage. In the last seven days – I’ve conducted three walking tours of the Newtown Creek watershed, visited the Kosciuszko Bridge construction project, attended and partcipated in a Working Harbor Committee tour, and have also found myself cathechizing elected officialdom about the dangers of CSO’s (Combined Sewer Outfalls).  338 more words

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Neighbors sound off about train noise and MTA project

SUNNYSIDE, Queens — They have heard enough.

Sunnyside residents are asking the MTA to add noise mitigation aspects to the East Side Access project bringing the LIRR into Grand Central. 144 more words

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