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Santas Swarm Midtown For Annual SantaCon Pub Crawl

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Hundreds of so-called Santas have made their way to Midtown Manhattan Saturday for the annual SantaCon pub crawl.

But as CBS2’s Ilana Gold reported, some have serious reservations about what could happen based on previous years. 750 more words


Train Chronicles

Would you believe it if I told you this photo was taken with a Motorola phone? Would ya, would ya? lol I’m constantly ridiculed for the type of phone I own since it’s not the holy iPhone, but hey, my ultimate goal is a quality camera at the moment. 46 more words


MTA Warns Of Delays On LIRR Due To East Side Access Project

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Long Island Rail Road riders should plan for extra travel time this weekend.

The MTA is warning LIRR riders of delays as workers install a new signal system for the… 86 more words


Cold Spring Harbor LIRR Commuters: Too Many Cars, Not Enough Spaces

COLD SPRING HARBOR, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – Many cars and not enough parking spaces—it’s a problem all too familiar to railroad commuters. Now, some are paying a hefty price for trying to solve it on their own. 409 more words


A Particularly Bothersome Commute

It’s the second day and I’ve already broken the rules! But this story, while not about something I love, should still entertain.

Yesterday was the first of the month, I had to get a monthly pass for the… 348 more words

My New York

Commuter Woes Continue For Thousands Of LIRR, Metro-North Riders After Computer Glitch

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The MTA is urging riders to buy new monthly MetroCards after a computer glitch caused problems for thousands of Metro-North and Long Island Rail Road commuters. 511 more words


UPDATE: LIRR, Metro-North commuters experience problems with Mail&Ride cards

NEW YORK (PIX11) — The month is off to a rough start for some LIRR and Metro-North riders.

A software glitch disrupted their commute as they tried to swipe their December Mail & Ride cards into the transit system Monday. 331 more words