Posts Tagged ‘Grand Central Terminal’

Tapped In

Written by Megan Finnegan Bungeroth on . Posted in Notes from the Neighborhood, Our Town

NeighborhoodChatter East Siders Applaud MTA Repair Plan Upper East Side City Council Member Jessica Lappin released the results of a transit survey this week that finds that an overwhelming majority of constituents are happy with the MTA’s new Fastrack subway maintenance system. The Fastrack program replaced the old system of closing down subway stations for several [&hellip
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Vintage Kodak Photos at Grand Central Show Idealized American Life

Written by Rebecca Harris on . Posted in Arts & Film, Arts Our Town, Museums, Our Town

In 1950, the Eastman Kodak Company launched a billboard advertisement campaign in Grand Central Terminal that would become a staple cultural component of the famous railway station for four decades. Now, 20 years later and with the centennial celebration of the terminal just months away, some of the images have returned to their original home. [&hellip
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MODEL TRAIN STATION

Written by admin on . Posted in News West Side Spirit, Notes From the Neighborhood west side spirit

Grand Central Terminal will become the home of Lionel’s Electric Train this holiday season. From Nov. 24 through Dec. 19, a display at the Transit Museum next door to Grand Central will feature nine of Lionel’s trains, including the popular Polar Express and brand new models of Metro North’s M7 and New York City Subway’s [&hellip
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