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Amtrak To Restore Full Northeast Corridor Service Monday

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Amtrak’s Northeast Corridor trains will resume service Monday in “complete compliance” with federal safety orders following last week’s deadly derailment, officials announced Sunday. 605 more words


Past and future of Amtrak

Note: I wrote the post below a month ago, but I didn’t get around to actually posting it. Despite the recent accident in Philadelphia, I still think the Northeast Corridor will experience a continued increase in passenger traffic in the future. 574 more words


Old Penn Station

This excerpt is from http://www.traditional-building.com/

“The Plan to Rebuild Penn Station” is the brainchild of Richard W. Cameron, principal designer at Atelier & Co., Brooklyn, NY, and one of the original founders of the Institute of… 101 more words

SEE IT: Video shows police shoot hammer attack suspect near Penn Station

MIDTOWN (PIX11) – Police shot a man Wednesday morning near Penn Station after he attacked an officer with a hammer, according to the NYPD.

Around 10 a.m., two officers walking south on 8th Avenue spotted 30-year-old David Baril, the suspect in a string of random, violent hammer attacks in Manhattan. 426 more words


I'm back! Summer, here we come...

Free ice cream! Free Haagan-Dazs ice cream!

The question is, is it worth it when participating locations are at least a little bit out of your way? 472 more words


New York City

In Manhattan last Wednesday, we strolled up Fifth Avenue, across Rockefeller Center, and down Broadway to Times Square. From here we passed by Bryant Park and the New York Public Library and back to Grand Central Station. 529 more words

The Writing Life

2 Manholes Explode, Rock Buildings, Rattle Nerves Near Penn Station

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Two manholes and two gratings exploded near Penn Station in Midtown Manhattan on Wednesday, snarling traffic in the area.

The blasts occurred at the corner of Eighth Avenue and West 35th Street at around 10:16 a.m. 471 more words