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No Time for “Showtime”

No Time for “Showtime”

Mixed reviews for subway performers by Curtis Ashley No matter how commuters feel about the subway performers they encounter throughout the city, the NYPD seems to have had enough of the antics. Over 240 have been arrested so far in this [...]

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Yikes! Another Fare Hike!

Yikes! Another Fare Hike!

 Not again.  How students are coping by Shantia Dobson The MTA has introduced new fare hikes for commuters, leaving many feeling disgruntled as they already face hard economic times. Many accuse the agency  as out of touch with reality by imposing [...]

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Phone Snatchings on the Rise

Phone Snatchings on the Rise

 As more and more people plug in to high-tech gadgets, they put themselves at risk of getting their iPhones and Android devices stolen. The NYPD reports that 40 percent of all robberies involve cell phones. In a recent AP article, writer [...]

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CCNY After the Storm

CCNY After the Storm

 School's still closed until tomorrow, but here's a brief report on how the campus fared. by Hannington Dia Hurricane Sandy stormed through the tri-state area, killing dozens of people, leaving millions of residents without power, knocking out the transit system and flooding [...]

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MTA to Students: Pay Up!

MTA to Students: Pay Up!

Another fare hike--really?! by Jasmine Nieves On September 25, the MTA announced yet another bus and subway increase to take effect in March. The proposed plan will raise a single fare from $2.25 to $2.50, a 7- day metro card from $29 [...]

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An Unexpected Subway Closure

An Unexpected Subway Closure

The sandwich chain is in major trouble with the Department of Health by Amanda Logan. Subway is known for its healthy food selections and its popular $5 dollar foot longs. This restaurant transformed the meaning of fast food by giving customers the [...]

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Valentine’s Day Massacre at 145th Street

Valentine’s Day Massacre at 145th Street

CCNY students eyewitness the blood bath by Liridona Mehmedovic. Last Tuesday, the subway station at 145 and St. Nicholas went from commuter hub to Valentine's Day massacre. Approximately 17 gun shots were exchange in a bloody shooting, which occurred about 4:30 PM--the [...]

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Can You Hear Me Now?

Can You Hear Me Now?

Students have mixed reactions to new cell service in the subway by Kritzie Roberts Late last month, the City of New York MTA announced the long anticipated wiring of subway station cell phone service. The MTA hopes to have all 271 stations [...]

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