Darren Flusche Recent Posts This post is supported by Tuesday’s Headlines: An Ugly Day for New York Edition By Streetsblog | Nov 12, 2019 | No Comments What an ugly day it was yesterday as the mayor defended his ongoing "Churro Crackdown" in the subways. That, plus the rest of the day's news. Lyft Still Insists E-Citi Bikes Will Be Back By Fall By Dave Colon | Nov 12, 2019 | No Comments What are we, chopped liver? Op-Ed: Move Quickly on the Vehicular Violence Accountability Act By Cyrus Vance Jr. | Nov 12, 2019 | No Comments Law makers must pass a much-needed bill early in the next session, the Manhattan DA says. Let's urge them to do so. New Video Shows Horrifying Hit and Run on Dangerous Greenpoint Avenue By Gersh Kuntzman | Nov 11, 2019 | No Comments A cyclist was seriously injured Monday night by a speeding hit-and-run driver who rear-ended the bike rider on a notorious stretch of Greenpoint Avenue in Long Island City. 'Churro Crackdown' Should End Cuomo's 500 Cop Plan By Dave Colon | Nov 11, 2019 | No Comments Never have so many people disagreed about something so basic — whether the city should allocate expensive police resources to detain and harass people who sell churros in the subway. STREETSBLOG USA Amtrak Edging Towards Profitability Thanks to Northeast Corridor Improvements By Aaron Short | Nov 11, 2019 | No Comments And the railroad company has big plans for 2020: more-focused service across the country. A Round and a Roundy: Cops Are Just Inept By Streetsblog | Nov 11, 2019 | No Comments This week, our editorial cartoonist Bill Roundy is particularly angry about the recent spate of reports that NYPD officers simply don't know what they're doing. This post is supported by Monday’s Headlines: Hero Cops Bust Churro Lady Who is Obviously a Danger to EVERYONE By Streetsblog | Nov 11, 2019 | No Comments How to improve the reputation of the NYPD? Step one: Stop arresting the churro lady. That, plus all the other headlines from a busy weekend. NYPD Shamed into Doing Bare Minimum After Scofflaw Driver Tries to Run Over Cyclist By Gersh Kuntzman | Nov 11, 2019 | No Comments It's the latest example of police officers' inability to understand basic law or even see that drivers are in the wrong. Tributes Pour in for Matt Travis — Pro Wrestler Who Became 28th Cyclist Killed this Year By Gersh Kuntzman | Nov 10, 2019 | No Comments You didn't need to know Matt Travis to feel that another hole had been ripped into the fabric of New York.