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    January 3, 2011

    There Is a Giant, 150-Foot Hole in Park Avenue

    via ScoutingNY​The website Scouting New York has photos of what appears to be a rather apocalyptic 150-foot hole, approximately 15 stories deep, smack dab in the middle of the sidewalk between 36th and 37th Street on Park Avenue. A tipster says he thinks it's a ventilation shaft for the LIRR c ... More >>

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    December 30, 2010

    MTA Taking More of Your Money Starting Today

    image via am New York​Today is the day that we've all been hating in advance for months now: The day that the dreaded MTA fare increases go into effect. That means that your 7-Day Unlimited card is now $29, your 30-Day Unlimited gets a 17% increase to $104, and your 7-Day Express Bus pass is n ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 9, 2010

    With Mets One Win from a Pennant, the Voice Actually Goes to a Game!

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. October 2, 1969, Vol. XIV, No. 51 Young-at-Heart Mets Wait Till This Year! by Michael C.D. Macdonald The first game ever played at Shea Stadium had proved to be my last visit with the Mets. Feeling apart from the "new breed" of mid-sub ... More >>

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    June 22, 2010
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    December 29, 2009

    Clip Job: The Triumph of the Nebbish

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. September 15, 1966, Vol. XI, No. 48 The Dodgers: Triumph Of the Nebbish By Stan Fischler The Los Angeles Dodgers are Herbie Flam and don't even know it. Perhaps it's better that way. Herbie Flam, like the Dodgers, was born in Brook ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 23, 2009

    Kirsten Gillibrand nabs Senate seat

    Upstate congresswoman Kirsten Gillibrand is packing her NRA-approved guns and heading to D.C. to fill Hillary Clinton's Senate seat, according to various media outlets. Other Democrats may not like it, but they can blame Caroline Kennedy, the princess who turned her own coach into a pumpkin. ... More >>

  • News

    July 31, 2007

    Rudy Giuliani's Five Big Lies About 9/11

    On the stump, Rudy can't help spreading smoke and ashes about his lousy record

  • News

    January 2, 2007
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    December 5, 2006

    Bed Bugs & Beyond

    An outbreak of paranoia (and lint) sweeps the city

  • News

    August 16, 2005

    Man's Best Defense

    Tyler Eison turns pit bull pups into deadly weapons

  • News

    June 21, 2005

    Gifford Has A Plan

    The speaker has cash, backers—and a low rank in polls. What gives?

  • News

    February 8, 2005

    Stadium Fear Factor

    Many builders dislike the West Side stadium. Only one says so out loud.

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    August 21, 2001

    The Green Team

    Does the Voice Whispering in Mark Green’s Ear Have His Own Agenda?

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    June 27, 2000

    Beating the Bushes

    Minor-League Ball Flourishes in the Shadow of the Mets and Yanks

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