My date with an M8… 2

My date with an M8… Trains Photos

To say my train journeys this past weekend were a bit interesting seems like an understatement. I got to take some cool pictures of Grand Central’s exterior because the road was closed to cars for Summer Streets. I photographed the New Haven Line station Mount Vernon East, which is the...

Tuesday Tour of the New Haven Line: Bridgeport 7

Tuesday Tour of the New Haven Line: Bridgeport Trains Photos Tuesday Tours

An older, and a bit more attractive Bridgeport station Throughout my tour of the New Haven Line I have discovered quite a few beautiful train stations. Unfortunately, I would not include today’s featured station, Bridgeport, among them. The current station is a somewhat imposing concrete structure, amassed with people heading...

Cat girl, Cat girl, whatcha gonna do when the cops come for you? 10

Cat girl, Cat girl, whatcha gonna do when the cops come for you? Trains

Just a note, posted 11/22 – I’ve spoken to some folks at Metro-North that have apologized for the incident and will be reminding the managers of track workers that taking photos on the platform is not illegal. I’m satisfied with this resolution, and I thank everyone for their comments. Today...

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,...

Meet Berta, An MTA PD K-9 1

Meet Berta, An MTA PD K-9 Trains Photos

Every once and a while in White Plains station I see officers from MTA PD’s K-9 unit… and each time I see them, I always have the desire to chat. But I never do. That is, until today. Meet Berta, who is quite the cutie. I had a short chat...

MTA Police step up security at White Plains train station 0

MTA Police step up security at White Plains train station Trains

As I went through White Plains train station this morning, police were at the front of the station setting up a table in order to inspect bags. There was a K9 there as well, which actually caused a bit of commotion. A hispanic male walked up to the dog and...