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77 results for MTA

66 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
See the dictionary definition for MTA.

DateGridClueAuthor
Thu Jan 18, 201819ATravel org. with an eTix appRyan McCarty and Alan Southworth
Fri Nov 24, 201752AStaten Island Railway inits.Bruce Haight and David Steinberg
Sun Nov 12, 201763AN.Y.C. subway lettersEd Sessa
Sun Sep 17, 201724DLetters on N.Y.C. trainsMark MacLachlan
Sun Jul 2, 201760AIt might help you get to Carnegie Hall, for shortPatrick Blindauer
Tue Jun 6, 201738DN.Y.C. subway overseer (5)Lisa Loeb and Doug Peterson
Sun Oct 16, 201653DN.Y.C. org. that operates 24/7Tom McCoy
Wed Oct 5, 201619ANew York rail and bus inits.Michael Dewey
Sun Jun 12, 2016106AInits. at Grand Central TerminalFinn Vigeland
Fri Mar 11, 201633D1959 Kingston Trio hit (10)Martin Ashwood-Smith
Tue Jan 26, 201639AN.Y.C. subway overseer (5)Sam Ezersky
Mon Jun 15, 201515DKingston Trio hit that inspired the CharlieCard for Boston commutersMike Buckley
Thu Apr 23, 201522AGrand Central org.David Steinberg and Bruce Leban
Thu Feb 19, 201510DN.Y.C. rail org.Jason Flinn
Sat Jul 12, 201455ASubway inits.Tim Croce and Alex Vratsanos
Fri Feb 7, 201422AN.Y.C.-based grp. with its own police departmentNed White
Tue Jan 14, 201426AOverseer of N.Y.C. subwaysTim Croce
Wed Dec 18, 201350AWhat Charlie rides, in a 1959 hitEd Sessa
Sun Aug 25, 201344DWhere Charlie may ride forever, in song (2)Victor Barocas
Sat Jun 15, 201346AIt has a Bridges and Tunnels div.Ned White
Wed Oct 3, 201244AN.Y.C. commuters' inits.Gary Cee
Wed Nov 30, 201164DOverseer of N.Y.C. bridgesRolf Hamburger
Sun May 22, 201167ARail org. (2)Bob Klahn
Tue Apr 12, 20118DKingston Trio hit of 1959Barry C. Silk
Mon Mar 7, 201136DBig Apple mass transit inits.Mike Torch
Thu Jan 13, 201143AN.Y.C. subway inits. (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Thu Oct 14, 201033A1959 hit with the lyric "Did he ever return? No, he never returned"Jim Hilger
Sat Jul 24, 201039DN.Y.C. travel lettersDavid J. Kahn
Sun Jan 31, 201078DN.Y.C. bus insigniaTony Orbach and Andrea Carla Michaels
Thu Nov 22, 200720AN.Y.C. commuter optionOliver Hill
Sat Jul 1, 200639DA train grp.Jim Page
Thu Sep 15, 200545DTraining org.?Frank Longo
Wed Dec 1, 200437DN.Y.C. subway overseer (5)Roy Leban
Sat Nov 27, 200420A1959 hit song set on "a tragic and fateful day"Byron Walden
Sat Nov 6, 200455DLetters on some N.Y.C. mapsKyle Mahowald
Sun Oct 10, 20045ATrain and bus overseer, for shortElizabeth C. Gorski
Mon Sep 20, 200450A1959 hit song about "a man named Charlie"A. J. Santora
Thu Jun 17, 20049DInits. on N.Y.C. busesRobert H. Wolfe
Thu Apr 15, 200433AN.Y.C. subway inits. (3)Manny Nosowsky
Sun Mar 21, 2004125AN.Y.C. trains overseerRoy Leban
Fri Oct 10, 200355DUnderground lettersArlan and Linda Bushman
Sat Jun 28, 200346AWhere Charlie "may ride forever," in song (2)Robert H. Wolfe
Tue Mar 11, 200348AKingston Trio hit, 1959 (10)Janice M. Putney
Sat Dec 14, 200246A1959 hit based on the traditional folk song "The Wreck of the Old 97"David J. Kahn
Wed Nov 13, 200251AN.Y.C. subway overseer (5)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Wed Sep 4, 200259D1959 Kingston Trio hit (10)Eric Berlin
Sun Apr 29, 200142DRail org. (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tue Jan 2, 200163DBoston subway inits.Sarah Keller
Sun Dec 10, 2000103ARapid transit inits.Rich Norris
Thu Jul 8, 199959DN.Y.C. subway inits. (3)M. Francis Vuolo
Wed Jul 7, 199925DKingston Trio hit (10)Richard Silvestri
Sun Jan 3, 199953A1959 pop/folk hitRandolph Ross
Wed Nov 25, 19987D1959 Kingston Trio hit (10)Rich Norris
Mon Mar 30, 199832DN.Y.C. subway managerElizabeth C. Gorski
Wed Jan 21, 199840D1959 Kingston Trio hit (10)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Mon Jan 19, 199847DN.Y.C. subway overseer (5)Gregory E. Paul
Sun Nov 23, 199728DTraining overseer?: Abbr.Christopher Hurt and Derek Tague
Thu Oct 23, 199752DUrban transit org.Frances Hansen
Fri Sep 19, 199733DHit song of 1959Rich Norris
Sun Jun 8, 1997104A1959 Kingston Trio hit (10)Richard Silvestri
Tue Jan 14, 199757AN.Y.C. subway operatorE. C. Gorski
Wed Sep 18, 199618D1959 Kingston Trio hit (10)D. J. Kahn
Sun Aug 11, 199638DN.Y.C. subway org.M. Schneider
Sun Jul 14, 199678A1959 Kingston Trio hit (10)J. Schmalzbach
Tue Apr 4, 19959DTransit of songDavid J. Kahn
Thu Jan 27, 199439A1959 Kingston Trio hit (10)Betty Jorgensen

3 results for MTA from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Sep 30, 2012diagramless69ACharlie's ride, in songFred Piscop
Feb 20, 2011diagramless75AN.Y.C. subway lettersPaula Gamache
Feb 7, 2010diagramless68DKingston Trio song about the Boston subway systemJoon Pahk

8 results for MTA from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thu Aug 5, 199339AThe Kingston Trio hit: 1959Rand H. BurnsMaleska
Sat Sep 13, 198063DN.Y.C. transit agencyBette Sue CohenMaleska
Sat Dec 22, 19797DN.E.A. offshoot in the Pine Tree StateA. J. SantoraMaleska
Wed Jul 4, 197935AUrban transportation agcy.Alice H. KaufmanMaleska
Sat Mar 4, 197824DTransit group in N.Y.C.GeherMaleska
Mon Nov 29, 197620AN.Y. transit operatorJack L. SteinhardtWeng
Thu Aug 12, 197637AN.Y. transit org.Maura B. JacobsonWeng
Fri Dec 26, 197534AN.Y.C. subway agencyJohn PrytzWeng