Every June, the MTA selects a group of musicians to play underground as part of their Music Under New York program. Entry to the program lasts a lifetime and can have big perks.
"Music Under New York" Gives Musicians a Stage Underground Katy Silberger, flickr
Occupy Wall Street's "Day of Action" rallies spread to all parts of New York City.
Over the past two months, the Occupy movement has attracted thousands of followers across the Big Apple. And proof of that could be seen in their Day of Action rallies, where protesters took to the streets to spread a message about economic inequality.
An exhaust fan that kept some Long Island City residents up at night is finally being quieted.
Special equipment is set to be installed on the fan along 50th Avenue the MTA has been using for several months to vent a nearby subway tunnel. Queens Assemblyman Michael Gianaris says the fan is a major nuisance for residents of local high-rise apartments.