Wednesday Winners (& Losers)

Wednesday Winners (& Losers)

A weekly roundup of good deeds, missteps, heroic feats and epic failures in the tri-state region and beyond. Winners Hartford City Councilmember John Gale — Councilmember Gale proposed increasing the property tax on parking lots to…


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We’d Be More Thankful If…

We have a lot to be thankful for: increased transportation funding in New Jersey, Citi Bike expansion, and Alec Baldwin. But there’s so much more that could be accomplished. So before we daydream about riding the Glassboro-Camden Line,…


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What We’re Thankful for in 2016

There is perhaps no better time than now to count one’s blessings. So before we join 48.7 million other Americans on NJ Transit, the Albany-Rensselaer gondola, the Yep Tour bus and the Merritt Parkway to gather with family and friends this Thursday, we’d…


Wednesday Winners (& Losers)

Wednesday Winners (& Losers)

A weekly roundup of good deeds, missteps, heroic feats and epic failures in the tri-state region and beyond. WINNERS New Jersey Senator Bob Gordon and Assemblymember John McKeon — Senator Gordon and Assemblymember McKeon questioned claims that…



Philadelphia from the Ben Franklin Bridge. Photo: Garen M. | Flickr

SEPTA Strike Is More Than Just a Philadelphia Problem

Today marks the fourth day of the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) workers strike, which has shut down Philadelphia’s buses, trolleys and subways, affecting 400,000 daily passengers.  The strike only affects SEPTA’s City Transit Division, but its…


Wednesday Winners (& Losers)

Wednesday Winners (& Losers)

A weekly roundup of good deeds, missteps, heroic feats and epic failures in the tri-state region and beyond. WINNERS New Jersey Senator Diane Allen — Senator Allen proposed a bill package aimed at making Route 130–New…