Metropolitan Diary: A poetic tribute to Marcy Borders, whose escape from the World Trade Center on Sept. 11 was captured in a memorable photograph, and who died Aug. 24.
To facilitate snow removal, alternate-side street-cleaning regulations will be suspended in New York City on Saturday.
Metropolitan Diary: A passenger was perplexed by the announcement, “The train is now expressing to the city,” and wondered what the train was trying to express.
Metropolitan Diary: A younger man, about to give a pedestrian of advanced years a lecture for dropping a paper bag, thought better of it.
Metropolitan Diary: A driver looking for a parking space sent four text messages to his wife, and then realized that they worked well together.
Slick roads and sidewalks disrupted commutes and activities in New York and New Jersey on Sunday. Tell us how the weather conditions affected your plans.
Metropolitan Diary: When their subway car’s lights went out for a few seconds, two friends reflected on their homelands, where electric power is sometimes scarce.