E Train

Overnight service disruptions on E, F, M, R trains this week
Overnight service disruptions on E, F, M, R trains this week
News Queens Courier Staff 1/20/2014 at 10:44AM

Starting Monday night, there will be service disruptions on the E, F, M and R lines between the hours of 10 p.m. and 5 a.m. in Queens and Manhattan for four consecutive weeknights, as part of the MTA’s Fastrack maintenance program.

LIC community voices outrage against upcoming No. 7 train suspensions
LIC community voices outrage against upcoming No. 7 train suspensions
Top Stories Angy Altamirano 1/17/2014 at 4:31PM

Long Island City residents and business owners are telling the MTA enough is enough. The No. 7 train will soon be going through another round of suspensions causing it to not run in parts of western Queens and Manhattan for more than a dozen weekends this year, starting in the end of February, according to a notice from the MTA.

Cops looking for E train rider who groped woman
Cops looking for E train rider who groped woman
Police Cristabelle Tumola 12/04/2013 at 9:18PM

Police are searching for a suspect who they say groped a woman onboard a subway train near Roosevelt Avenue Tuesday. The 33-year-old victim was on a southbound E train around 1 p.m. when the suspect approached the woman, then forcibly touched her, said cops. No injuries were reported from the incident. Anyone with information is [...]

Straphanger wanted for punching woman on Queens E train
Straphanger wanted for punching woman on Queens E train
Police Cristabelle Tumola 6/07/2013 at 8:29AM

A woman was allegedly punched in the face and elbowed after she told a man to stop touching her leg on a Queens subway train. Police are now looking for the person who assaulted her. The incident happened aboard a Manhattan-bound E train near the Court Square-23rd Street station at 7:50 a.m. on May 30, [...]

Train fatally strikes MTA worker at Astoria subway station
Train fatally strikes MTA worker at Astoria subway station
Police Cristabelle Tumola 4/24/2013 at 10:53AM

An MTA worker was killed on the job when a subway train struck him in Astoria early this morning, said the transit agency. The signal maintainer, identified as 58-year-old Louis Moore of Hollis, was working on the system around 3:20 a.m. when a Parsons-Archer-bound E train entering the 46th Street and Broadway station fatally hit him. “An [...]

Suspects wanted for assault aboard ‘E’ train
Suspects wanted for assault aboard ‘E’ train
News Maggie Hayes 1/26/2013 at 12:47PM

The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance with the whereabouts and identifying individuals wanted in connection to an assault aboard the “E” train at the Union Turnpike station. On Thursday, January 24 at approximately 4:45 p.m., three Hispanic males assaulted a 19-year-old male by punching and kicking him. EMS responded and brought the victim to [...]

Man’s legs run over while sleeping on tracks of Woodside station
Police Cristabelle Tumola 1/21/2013 at 11:59AM

A man sleeping on the tracks of the “E”/”M”/”R” station in Woodside lost his legs to a subway train Sunday. According to CBS New York, around 4:40 a.m.,  a 26-year-old man from Elizabeth, New Jersey, was laying on the tracks in an allegedly drunken state, when a northbound “E” train severed his legs. He was [...]

Police arrest Queens subway groper, still looking for “E” train flasher
Police arrest Queens subway groper, still looking for “E” train flasher
Police Cristabelle Tumola 1/03/2013 at 11:57AM

A man wanted for forcibly touching a woman while she was waiting for the subway at the Queensboro Plaza station Wednesday morning has been arrested, said police. Around 10:40 a.m. yesterday, Andres Lara, 25, of East Elmhurst, allegedly grabbed the behind of a 27-year-old woman as she waited on the Manhattan bound No.7 train platform, [...]