Tuesday Tour of the Harlem Line: Fordham 7

Tuesday Tour of the Harlem Line: Fordham Trains Photos Tuesday Tours

Another Tuesday, another Harlem Line station… I was a bit behind today, and I am glad I was able to keep up with the schedule, hehe. I’ve been hard at work with some new things for the site, which unfortunately requires me to draw a bit, and although my shoulder...

The Transit Museum’s Bus Festival is this Sunday 0

The Transit Museum’s Bus Festival is this Sunday Museums Photos

       Photos from last year’s Bus Festival Although the Transit Museum in Brooklyn is known for its collection of subway cars, it also has quite a collection of historical buses as well. Every year the museum has a Bus Festival to show off that collection, in conjunction with the...

White Plains, Level 8, My new favorite place 3

White Plains, Level 8, My new favorite place Observations Photos

Despite the fact that I started this blog to talk about all the crazy people I see on the train, I don’t really do it all that often anymore. But that is not to say I still don’t see crazy people. The coat guy is still around in White Plains,...

Tuesday Tour of the Harlem Line: White Plains 1

Tuesday Tour of the Harlem Line: White Plains Trains Observations Photos Tuesday Tours

It isn’t hard to take a guess as to which train station in the Metro-North system is the most used. Although Grand Central receives the most traffic, White Plains is the second most used station – for the Harlem Line and Metro-North as a whole. It is the station to...

The Attempted Hijacking of Bus 702 9

The Attempted Hijacking of Bus 702 Trains Observations Photos

This morning marked the arrival of our new shuttle bus. Within minutes of waiting, however, it seemed as though we were about to get hijacked by a masked man. Upon further scrutiny it seemed as though we were mistaken: it was just another passenger waiting out in the bitter cold...

It’s Wednesday… Let the Crazy People Run FREE! 2

It’s Wednesday… Let the Crazy People Run FREE! Trains Observations Photos

Did someone let the nutter bus loose today? Was the local asylum giving out day passes? We had some delightful numbskulls today getting in fights on speakerphone in the waiting room, and an amusing man wearing a New York Times badge that was having difficulty hearing on his phone. Of...