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Long Island Rail Road

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  • LIRR Trains Suspended From Port Washington To Great Neck Over The Weekend

    LIRR Trains Suspended From Port Washington To Great Neck Over The Weekend
    LIRR commuters can expect delays traveling this weekend. The transit authority will shut service between Port Washington to Great Neck to carry out scheduled maintenance of tracks and drainage systems. Buses and vans will replace train service. Eastbound...
  • New LIRR Timetables Take Effect Monday

    New LIRR Timetables Take Effect Monday
    Long Island Rail Road new timetables will take effect Monday, and will be in place until May 16. Metropolitan Transit Authority officials say a Hampton Bays stop will be added to the 4:08 p.m. eastbound train from Hunterspoint, with weekend service...
  • Columbus Day Parade Street, Business Closures

    Columbus Day Parade Street, Business Closures
    The New York City Department of Transportation has closed several streets in Manhattan for the City's annual Columbus Day Parade on Monday. Several government agencies and businesses are also closed for the holiday. The 66th Annual Columbus Day Parade...
  • LIRR Conductor Pleads Guilty After Allowing Passenger Into Cab

    LIRR Conductor Pleads Guilty After Allowing Passenger Into Cab
    A Long Island Railroad engineer accused of allowing a passenger to drive the train, made a deal with Nassau prosecutors Tuesday and pleaded to a lesser charge. Ronald Cabrera, 41, of Port Jefferson, admitted to allowing the William Kutsch, 48, into the...
  • Blizzard Closes Airports, Travelers Stranded

    Three of the nation's busiest airports all but shut down, more than 1,400 flights were canceled and the nation's largest commuter rail system suspended services Sunday as a blizzard churned across New York City and Long Island. Officials throughout the...
  • Area Businesses Closed Due To Blizzard

    Area Businesses Closed Due To Blizzard
    The massive winter storm has closed businesses and offices in our area. All state courts and administrative offices in New Jersey are closed on Monday . They are expected to reopen on Tuesday. New Jersey government offices are also closed. Officials...
  • Airports Open, New York Struggles To Dig Out From Blizzard

    Airports Open, New York Struggles To Dig Out From Blizzard
    When Angela Madsen was pulled off her plane and her wheelchair stayed on board, she knew she was in for a rough night. The paraplegic athlete struggled to get into the bathrooms at Kennedy Airport. Turning the wheels on her borrowed wheelchair strained...
  • Limited Service Restored To NYC Public Transit Lines

    Limited Service Restored To NYC Public Transit Lines
    As the Tri-State area recovers from Sunday's blizzard, straphangers can expect delays, limited service and suspensions during Tuesday morning's rush hour commute on the rails. The Long Island Rail Road suspended its service on Monday, and has since...
  • MTA Restores Near Normal Service To Public Transit Lines

    MTA Restores Near Normal Service To Public Transit Lines
    Straphangers can expect near normal service on the rails and subways Wednesday. Most subway service has been restored. The No. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7 trains as well as the A, C, E, D, F, M, G, J, Z and R trains are all running normally. The Staten Island...
  • Major MTA Fare Hike To Go Into Effect Thursday

    Major MTA Fare Hike To Go Into Effect Thursday
    The new MTA fare hike is set to go into effect Thursday as some New Yorkers are still without subway and bus service following Sunday's blizzard. On the eve of the fare hike, five New York City subway lines -- the B, L, N, Q and Franklin Ave Shuttle --...
  • Straphangers Demand Immediate Repeal Of Fare Hikes

    Straphangers Demand Immediate Repeal Of Fare Hikes
    Customers who purchased new MetroCards on Thursday may have realized the price has gone up. In some cases, as much as a whopping 17 percent. The new MTA fare hike went into effect on Thursday and some straphangers are pissed off. They say service is...