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Bushwick, Find Love With These Missed Connections on the L Train

Bushwick, Find Love With These Missed Connections on the L Train

Bushwick, You May Find Love With These Missed Connections on the L Train

Bushwick, You May Find Love With These Missed Connections on the L Train

The Bushwick Ridgewood Border Was Once Home to a Majorly Important Baseball Field

The Bushwick Ridgewood Border Was Once Home to a Majorly Important Baseball Field

Wallace Field may not exist anymore, but its memory lives on.

Another Study Shows Just How Bad Bushwick is Going to Have it When the L Train Shuts Down

Another Study Shows Just How Bad Bushwick is Going to Have it When the L Train Shuts Down

The MTA Wants to Improve Service by Removing Seats on the L Train

The MTA Wants to Improve Service by Removing Seats on the L Train

An Upcoming Happy Hour About the State of Buses in NYC Can Help Us Solve the L Train Crisis

An Upcoming Happy Hour About the State of Buses in NYC Can Help Us Solve the L Train Crisis

Come hear panelists discuss how new technology could make our bus experiences better.

Little Mo Announces Pop-Up at L’Imprimerie in Response to M Train Closure

Little Mo Announces Pop-Up at L’Imprimerie in Response to M Train Closure

The L Train Is Actually One of the Most Punctual Train Lines

The L Train Is Actually One of the Most Punctual Train Lines

Council Member Espinal Wants to See Electric Buses Become the Norm

Council Member Espinal Wants to See Electric Buses Become the Norm

What are our eco-conscious transit options when the L train goes out of commission?

The MTA Announces More ‘FASTRACK’ Repairs on the L Train for the Next Two Weeks

The MTA Announces More ‘FASTRACK’ Repairs on the L Train for the Next Two Weeks

There will be no weeknight service between Lorimer and Broadway Junction.

Surprise! Bushwick May Only Be Cut Off From Manhattan for 15 Months When the L Shuts Down

Surprise! Bushwick May Only Be Cut Off From Manhattan for 15 Months When the L Shuts Down

Bushwick finally gets some potentially good news about the closure we’re all dreading.

M Train Riders Prepare for 11 Weekends of Travel Headaches

M Train Riders Prepare for 11 Weekends of Travel Headaches

Much of the M train will be shut down nearly every weekend until June in preparation for two big construction projects.

Meet With the MTA Next Week to Talk About Traffic & Construction (Yikes) While the L Train Is Down

Meet With the MTA Next Week to Talk About Traffic & Construction (Yikes) While the L Train Is Down

These meetings may help determine how you get between Manhattan and Bushwick in 2019 and beyond.

A Man Was Struck and Killed by the L Train in Bushwick on Tuesday Afternoon

A Man Was Struck and Killed by the L Train in Bushwick on Tuesday Afternoon

L train service was suspended in both directions between Myrtle-Wyckoff and Atlantic Avenue for three hours on Tuesday afternoon.

A Grisly Death and a Smoky, Subterranean Fire Caused a Rough 24 Hours for L Train Commuters

A Grisly Death and a Smoky, Subterranean Fire Caused a Rough 24 Hours for L Train Commuters

Service was disrupted on the busy subway line during rush hour on Wednesday October 5 and again on Thursday October 6 following a track fire.

Ask the MTA Your Questions about the L and M Train Shutdowns at a Meeting in Ridgewood Tonight

Ask the MTA Your Questions about the L and M Train Shutdowns at a Meeting in Ridgewood Tonight

MTA officials will be on hand to speak with authority to the public’s questions, concerns and other thoughts about the upcoming extended closures of two of North Brooklyn’s vital public transit lines.

At Bushwick’s Enticing Newyorktitlan, the Classic Taqueria Gets an Elegant Upgrade

At Bushwick’s Enticing Newyorktitlan, the Classic Taqueria Gets an Elegant Upgrade

This unassuming storefront off Myrtle-Wyckoff packs a serious punch with its distinctive twist on traditional Mexican cuisine.

Newly Open Natural Market on Bogart and Moore is the Largest Grocery in the Nabe

Newly Open Natural Market on Bogart and Moore is the Largest Grocery in the Nabe

The E Train in East Williamsburg Could Be Our Saving Grace When the L Shuts Down

The E Train in East Williamsburg Could Be Our Saving Grace When the L Shuts Down

Bushwickians could see an easier route from Manhattan into Brooklyn by way of an E train running along the existing G line.

For the Next Three Weeks, Bushwick is Without Weeknight L Service

For the Next Three Weeks, Bushwick is Without Weeknight L Service

Don’t plan on getting around Bushwick on the L between 10:30 p.m. and 5 a.m. on any weeknights for the next three weeks.

It’s Official: The L Is Shutting Down Between Manhattan & Brooklyn for A Year and a Half

It’s Official: The L Is Shutting Down Between Manhattan & Brooklyn for A Year and a Half

Nearly eight months after news first broke that the L would be shut down extensively, the MTA is making the plan official.

The J and Z Trains Will Run Local for Ten Months While the M Train is Down

The J and Z Trains Will Run Local for Ten Months While the M Train is Down

More changes to an already confusing slate of repairs and closures will make 2017 the year of the transit headache.

See Rent Rate Fluctuations by L Train Subway Stops (Then Scream & Move to Canarsie)

See Rent Rate Fluctuations by L Train Subway Stops (Then Scream & Move to Canarsie)

The shutdown is coming—and rent increases are stagnating, but not dropping.

Bushwick Bike Shop NBKC Moves To Graham Ave, and Is Replaced By Haven Cycles

Bushwick Bike Shop NBKC Moves To Graham Ave, and Is Replaced By Haven Cycles

Bushwick cyclists take note: there’s been a reshuffle in the neighborhood’s bike shop landscape in recent weeks

Would These L Train Shutdown Solutions Ease Bushwick’s 2019 Transit Woes?

Would These L Train Shutdown Solutions Ease Bushwick’s 2019 Transit Woes?

A New York City urban design institute’s single day L train shutdown solution competition yielded some interesting results, which L train riders will enjoy checking out

Monday Evening Rush Hour Delays on the L Train Provide “Sneak Peek” of 2019 Shutdown

Monday Evening Rush Hour Delays on the L Train Provide “Sneak Peek” of 2019 Shutdown

North Brooklyn straphangers heading home from nine to fives on Monday evening got a taste of what a partial L train shutdown would feel like when signal problems caused significant delays along the line that runs between downtown Manhattan and Canarsie

Bushwick’s Wilson Ave L Stop is Open Again! Here’s What Got Fixed and Upgraded

Bushwick’s Wilson Ave L Stop is Open Again! Here’s What Got Fixed and Upgraded

Bushwick’s Wilson Ave L train station went back into service this Tuesday after six weeks of repairs and renovations—and it cleans up nice

Bushwick’s L Train Fate Still Hangs in the Balance After Manhattan L Train Meeting

Bushwick’s L Train Fate Still Hangs in the Balance After Manhattan L Train Meeting

The Manhattan installment of the meeting about the L train shut down took place in 14th st’s opulent Salvation Army Theater

Bushwick Residents and Officials Talk Over Two L Train Closure Options at Formal MTA Meeting

Bushwick Residents and Officials Talk Over Two L Train Closure Options at Formal MTA Meeting

The MTA’s top brass met with the public and elected officials at Bed-Stuy’s Marcy Avenue Armory on Thursday night to field the public’s questions and present two main approaches to scheduling L train closures during repairs to the Canarsie tubes that will start in 2019

Finally! MTA Schedules Public L Train Meeting for Cinco de Mayo

Finally! MTA Schedules Public L Train Meeting for Cinco de Mayo

It’s doubtless been a rough week for MTA officials after news broke that residents of homes beneath the M train at Myrtle Broadway will have to pack up and leave during track work—but the Authority has finally committed to holding a public meeting sharing details about the coming Lpocalypse on Cinco de Mayo

Breaking Bad Inspired Walter’s Coffee to Open in Bushwick This Summer

Breaking Bad Inspired Walter’s Coffee to Open in Bushwick This Summer

The international Breaking Bad inspired coffee company that announced plans to open in Brooklyn over a year ago has finally found its home in the borough, and it’s going to be right in the heart of Bushwick!

Your Weekend Bushwick MTA Headache: J, M & L Will All Have Reduced Service

Your Weekend Bushwick MTA Headache: J, M & L Will All Have Reduced Service

Who needs a mantra when you can just repeat “please allow additional travel time” while kicking stuff as you text your friends, family and boss telling them you’re going to be late to every single goddamn thing you have planned for this weekend?

Person Struck at Montrose Ave Stops L Train Service Just Before Evening Rush Hour

Person Struck at Montrose Ave Stops L Train Service Just Before Evening Rush Hour

L trains were not running between 8th Ave and Myrtle-Wyckoff Aves Tuesday evening after an individual was hit by a train at the Montrose Avenue stop in East Williamsburg

This Week’s New Yorker Cover Captures a Classic L Train Visual

This Week’s New Yorker Cover Captures a Classic L Train Visual

Add this New Yoker cover to the long list of illustrations, essays, comics, tweets, and articles pointing out the many incongruities visible on the L train

Could the Brooklyn Real Estate Bubble Be Bursting?

Could the Brooklyn Real Estate Bubble Be Bursting?

 

Mystery Myrtle-Wyckoff Ave Subway Station Smell Explained

Mystery Myrtle-Wyckoff Ave Subway Station Smell Explained

Subway tunnels are the disgusting homes of rats, roaches, and other beasts