Category Archives: 28th Street

The Race Was On

I really didn’t want to take the 5:27. See, I had to run a Cub Scouts meeting for Little G and his den at 6:45, and taking the 5:27 would mean I had just about 10 minutes to have dinner, … Continue reading

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Bark the Herald Angels Sing!

Seen en route to work yesterday, Park Avenue South and 31st Street.

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A Uni-que Commuter

I thought I was, ya know, sort of unique in riding my bike to the train station each day. This fellow, located at 28th and Park Ave. South, rides his unicycle. He rode in place while waiting for the light … Continue reading

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Goodbye, Deli

There was this deli I used to pop into every morning for the bagel and schmear and coffee. Then, one day about six weeks ago, something strange happened. I ordered my usual order. For some reason, the guy behind the … Continue reading

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My Nine-Minute Trip From Work to GCT

It was, quite simply, the least amount of time I’ve ever given myself to catch a train. And I’ve pushed the limits quite a bit. I had my eye on the 5:46. I’d like to say I had something absolutely … Continue reading

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Hard Hats, Thick Heads

We were all just outside the 6 train at 28th and Park. A woman in white scrubs was trying to get an elderly woman into a cab. The elderly woman’s partner, a heavyset old man, stood nearby in a suit, … Continue reading

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Sign o’ the Times

Thanks to the new work locale two blocks closer to Grand Central, I’ve been exiting the 6 train out the ass-end (perhaps there is a better way to rephrase that) at 28th, as opposed to the front end at 26th … Continue reading

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