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How Do I Get To The Hamptons, Long Island, New York? Getting There Is Half The Fun!

Planning a trip to The Hamptons, Long Island, New York?  What’s the best way to arrive?

Many opt to drive, either from New York City, surrounding states or from one of the major airports in New York – JFK ( 586 more words

MTA's Prendergast: LIRR, Metro-North Won't See Positive Train Control Until 2018

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Despite several deadly train accidents over the last several years, MTA Chair and CEO Thomas Prendergast now says Positive Train Control will not be fully installed on the Metro-North and Long Island Rail Road before the end of 2018. 239 more words


Signal problems at West Side Yard create delays for multiple LIRR branches

NEW YORK (PIX11) — Commuters are adding extra time to their commute Monday evening after signal problems in West Side Yard delayed and cancelled several trains. 37 more words


LIRR riders to face significant delays this weekend

NEW YORK (AP) — The MTA says 40,000 Long Island Rail Road riders will face significant delays this weekend when service is suspended between Hicksville and Mineola. 148 more words


perpendicular height

All around the town, in Today’s post.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

To start, a somewhat long standing freelance job writing a bi weekly column about Western Queens at Brownstoner Queens has ended. 547 more words

New York City

LIRR Service Canceled Between Mineola And Hicksville This Weekend

WESTBURY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Repair work is expected to cause major disruptions for some 40,000 Long Island Rail Road riders this weekend.

Starting at midnight, the LIRR will cancel all service between Mineola and Hicksville. 300 more words