Wednesday, November 04, 2015


Friday, October 30, 2015

West Side

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Taxi Waiting Lot, JFK

Thursday, October 22, 2015

Times Square

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Monday, October 19, 2015

East Village

Saturday, October 17, 2015

Penn Station

Friday, September 18, 2015

Upper East Side

Thursday, September 10, 2015

Transportation Options, Financial District

Tuesday, September 08, 2015

Herald Square

Sunday, September 06, 2015


Thursday, September 03, 2015

Metropolitan Museum of Art

Friday, August 28, 2015

Hell's Kitchen, 4 a.m.

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Friday, August 21, 2015

Columbus Circle

Thursday, May 07, 2015

Times Square

Sunday, December 07, 2014

Greenwich Village

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Comic-Con, Javits Center


Thursday, October 23, 2014

East Village


Friday, October 17, 2014



Saturday, September 20, 2014

Times Square

Sunday, September 14, 2014

Times Square

Friday, September 12, 2014


Tuesday, September 02, 2014

Columbus Circle


Wednesday, July 02, 2014


Thursday, June 19, 2014

Two Announcements

Book Signing And Reading

The Checker Car Club of America will be having its annual convention in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, this weekend. On Friday, June 20th, there will be over 40 Checkers, some going back to the 1920s, on display at a free public event from 3 p.m. to sunset.

On Saturday, for a fee of $25, you can also participate in an assortment of activities intended to rehabilitate your love for the iconic Checker taxicab (remember the jump seats?) as well as dine at a banquet starting at 7 p.m. where, now hear this, you can get the book Confessions Of A New York Taxi Driver signed by its author and listen to the guy read a story or two from his book.

I mean, wow!

For more information click on

If you’re interested in the Saturday events and the banquet, contact George Laszlo, the convention’s director, at 201-206-0990.

p.s. This will be the first time the convention’s going to be held in New York in 20 years. No telling when it will be here again.

On The Radio Tomorrow

I will be the guest for the full hour on a weekly show called “The World Of Work” with host Shep Cohen on public radio WDVR FM 89.7, this Friday, June 20th, from 4 to 5 p.m.

WDVR broadcasts in the central and southern parts of New Jersey as well as the Philadelphia area. We’ll be discussing my book, the world of the taxi driver, and God knows what else.

For more information about the station and its broadcast range, go to

I hope you’ll be able to tune in. Should be interesting.

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Sunday, May 18, 2014

On The Radio In NYC Tomorrow

I am thrilled and honored to announce that I will be a guest on The Leonard Lopate Show tomorrow (Monday, May 19).

Here are the details:
it’s on the public radio station WNYC - 93.9 on the FM dial, 820 on the AM dial - live from noon to 2:00 pm, and is rebroadcast from midnight to 2:00 am. My segment will run from 1:30 to 1:50. You can also hear it on your computer or device at Or you can hear it anytime in the future by going to the archives of the Leonard Lopate Show in the WNYC website.

This is going to be a special treat for me because Leonard Lopate’s voice has been a passenger in my taxi for quite some time. I listen to the rebroadcast every night that I’m on the road. The wide variety of types of people who appear on his program, his well-informed questions, and his good-natured humor have made him one of the most respected talk show hosts in the USA. And he’s been on the air since 1977 - the same year I started driving a cab!

I hope you’ll be able to catch the show tomorrow or, if not, by clicking on the link above to find it in the Leonard Lopate Show archives.

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Friday, April 11, 2014

Hell's Kitchen

Sunday, March 09, 2014


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Sunday, February 09, 2014

The Ed Sullivan Theater, 53rd and Broadway

Thursday, January 16, 2014

Water Main Break, Greenwich Village

This shot was taken on 6th Avenue at 10th Street at 3 a.m. It's about a quarter of a mile from the source of the break, in Union Square.

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Tuesday, December 31, 2013

Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Sunday, December 29, 2013

Times Square

Thursday, November 21, 2013

Union Square

Thursday, October 31, 2013

Recent Wrecks

                    38th Street and 1st Avenue                                 
37th Street and 6th Avenue

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Sunday, October 20, 2013

Central Park


Saturday, October 19, 2013

Grand Central Station

Monday, September 23, 2013


Something didn't look quite right as I drove by the Getty station at 24th Street and 10th Avenue the other night.  "Sheep Station" will be on view through October 20th.  (

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Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Flatiron Building

The famous Edward Hopper painting "Nighthawks" comes to life in the Flatiron Building, 23rd and Broadway.  (Thank you to Jezblog.)

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Sunday, September 08, 2013

Columbus Circle

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Friday, August 23, 2013

Times Square

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Thursday, August 22, 2013

On The Street


Monday, August 12, 2013


Sunday, August 11, 2013

Who Do You Think You Are?

Saturday, August 03, 2013

Columbus Circle

Thursday, August 01, 2013

Times Square

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Friday, July 19, 2013

Shakespeare Tango, Central Park (video)


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Saturday, July 13, 2013

Central Park