Category Archives: StationStops

More Blizzardy Misery For New Haven Line

Sure, we complain about Metro-North pulling its daily play-action fake each morning, shooting a surprise express by unsuspecting would-be riders. But compared to our ilk on the New Haven Line, we have nothing–nothing–to complain about. Metro-North has announced that, as … Continue reading

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StationStops Schedule App Back in iTunes

Tired of the fake word “app” yet? Me too, and I wish William Safire was around to make fun of it. Speaking of apps, the app-spat between commuter advocacy site StationStops.com and the MTA over StationStops’ iPhone app has reached … Continue reading

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MTA-StationStops App Spat Continues

Our Metro-North blogging brethren StationStops, who’s gotten considerable ink/face time for his spat with the MTA over his iPhone app offering real-time schedule information, says the row continues. At the heart of the issue is whether or not the MTA … Continue reading

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Metro-North Blogger Faces Off With MTA

StationStops, one of the very, very few Metro-North related blogs that are updated with any sort of regularity, is butting heads big-time with the MTA over some copyright issues. Far as I can tell, an MTA lawyer contacted StationStops, whose … Continue reading

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What’s App’ning Out There

Some enterprising fellows have developed a new Blackberry app offering train, bus and ferry times for the New York City area.   Writes developer Alex: I got so frustrated having to look up my train schedules on my Blackberry’s mobile browser that … Continue reading

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Blogger Releases Metro-North App For iPhone

Our Metro-North blogger compadre StationStops has revealed his master plan–an iPhone application that, according to SS, “keeps the Metro-North Grand Central Terminal timetable stored on your iPhone, and allows you to quickly find your next train to or from Grand Central, … Continue reading

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Waiting For Metro-North A Pain in the Ass for South Norwalk Rider

A Bridgeport woman was arrested for stabbing her husband in the buttocks (is there a funnier word than “buttocks”?) over the weekend, following a long day of (presumably) drinking. StationStops says: Cheryl Madison of Bridgeport was arrested on charges of … Continue reading

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