Tag: Long Island Rail Road

MTA OKs 4% LIRR Fare Hike

Subway fares are also going up by 25 cents.

Op-Ed: The Hamptons—A Place of Last Resort

A call for bike-sharing, car pooling, road widening and more trains on the South Fork of Long Island.

2014 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade: 7 Things to Know Before You...

What to expect, including details on the route, new floats, viewing areas and how to get a good spot.

Farmingdale State College Professor ID’d in Murder-Suicide, Police Say

Victim Patricia Ward was longtime Farmingdale State College professor.

Brentwood Man Admits Trying to Help al-Qaeda

A 26-year-old Brentwood man has admitted trying to join al-Qaeda two years ago—the fourth Long Islander linked to the global terrorist group since its...

What’s in a Name? Confusion Over Exact Location of Most Rainfall...

Flood underscores difference between weather service recording station, town and hamlet of same name.

LIRR Strike: MTA and Union Leaders Return to Bargaining Table

“We must do everything we can to prevent Long Islanders from being held hostage by a strike."

How to Get to NYC With LIRR Strike Expected Sunday

The LIRR strike is expected to start Sunday leaving riders looking to alternative commuting options.

Is Wyandanch Rising Above the Violence?

There has been a push for the past decade to turn Wyandanch around. It has become a battle to restore hope and to revive the spirits of a divided population.

An Artist Emerges: Debra Markowitz’s Creative Path to Books, Film &...

This close proximity to the film industry brought Markowitz on a head-on collision course with her dream of a creative life.
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