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A Tropical Island Near NYC? YES! Welcome to Fire Island

For the last several years during the summer, I have traveled to Fire Island, off the coast of New York, about 2 hours outside New York City.  742 more words

New York City

Hicksville, NY: Aircraft crashes onto level crossing

A light aircraft crashed onto the South Oyster Bay Road level crossing of the Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) in Hicksville at about 07.45am on August 16th, 2015. 52 more words

Level Crossing

Federal Regulators Meet With LIRR Officials To Discuss Safety Issues

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Federal regulators met with Long Island Rail Road officials Tuesday after learning about possibly dangerous conditions on trains.

CBS2 exclusively exposed the problem Monday night… 463 more words


CBS2 Exclusive: Feds Probe Safety Concerns On LIRR’s Cannonball Express

NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — It’s not just an inconvenience anymore, the feds are looking into danger on the Long Island Railroad.

As CBS2’s Meg Baker exclusively reported, the Federal Railroad Administration is looking into safety issues on the LIRR. 416 more words


Penn Station, Entrance at 31st & 7th

No need to go to a museum, art in NYC is all around you, but I’ve found that some of the most intricate pieces can be found only a subway ride away…


LIRR To Add Additional Trains To And From Barclays Center For All Islanders Games

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The Long Island Rail Road is trying to make the Islanders’ transition from Nassau County to Brooklyn easier on the core fan base. 447 more words


LIRR Introduces Enhanced Service to and From Barclays Center for Islanders Games

The Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) is introducing enhanced service to make New York Islanders games in Brooklyn easily accessible for fans on Long Island. 403 more words

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