Category Archives: North White Plains

Stormy Monday

I got the paper around 8 a.m. and it seemed OK outside. I looked outside when I got out of the shower around 8:20, and it was dark. Little G had thought it would be fun to watch me shower, and … Continue reading

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Paradise By the Blackberry Light

I was trying the make the most of a monthly pass with a weekend trip to the city–a Saturday night foray into Gotham to celebrate a friend’s 40th down in Gramurray Hill. The trip in was mostly uneventful, minus an … Continue reading

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Getting (Sar)kozy on the 6:33

It was the 6:33 to points north last night, and we had the pre-M8 shitbucket train. I got a seat on the Stenchbench and we were about to depart. A trio of exceedingly tall folks got on–parents in their 50s … Continue reading

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Mystery Train

OK, so it wasn’t a 2 1/2 hour ride this morning, as I’d feared. We’d caught a little lull in the nor’easter, so I pulled my tweed cap down low over my eyes and set out on foot for the … Continue reading

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100 NWP Spots Up For Grabs

The MTA has acquired a new parking lot at North White Plains, and is offering spots to the 150 souls stuck on the waiting list. The new spots are at 525 North Broadway and 50 Haarlem Ave, just north of the … Continue reading

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Hertz So Good

Rented a car from Hertz over the holiday, picking up outside Boston and dropping off in North White Plains. I’d seen the Hertz building a million times from the Metro-North–you could throw your iPod with the downloaded monthly pass at … Continue reading

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Merely My Height

Sprinted to catch the 7:52 after a long day at work. The train was jammed, and I eyed a two-seater occupied by a large man in the window seat. He gave me the look: Don’t do it. I did it, … Continue reading

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