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CBS2 Exclusive: Woman Talks About Falling Into Gap, Landing On LIRR Tracks

GREAT NECK, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A woman was speaking out Friday afternoon after a frightening fall at the Long Island Rail Road station in Great Neck. 382 more words


Woman Rescued After Falling Between LIRR Train, Platform In Great Neck

GREAT NECK, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A woman was injured Thursday after falling between an LIRR train and the platform.

The woman fell around 5:45 p.m. at the Great Neck station on the Port Washington Branch. 180 more words


2015 Science Fiction Research Association Conference Wrap-Up

The Science Fiction Research Association (SFRA) held its forty-sixth annual conference on June 25-28, 2015 at Stony Brook University in the Charles B. Wang Center. Our theme this year was, “The SF We Don’t (Usually) See: Suppressed Histories, Liminal Voices, Emerging Media.” 545 more words

Science Fiction

Queens: 6.25.15

Jamaica station on the Long Island Rail Road is the beginning point of the Airtrain to JFK. Placing it in a reality outside of my own emotional transit waiting, I was delighted to discover a neighborhood of car repair shops, single family homes, and a full spectrum of Queens diversity. 118 more words

MTA Raises Fare Prices For Commuters

*Originally written March 17, 2015 – 50 second radio wrap*

Commuters can expect to pay more. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is increasing costs across all its platforms. 13 more words

Long Island Stories

A Long Ride Home

I have recently realized that I have incidentally rendered myself incapable of reading an actual book. Since 2010 I have read almost exclusively on my Kindle. 951 more words


LIRR Train Strikes 2 Vehicles In Riverhead

RIVERHEAD, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — It was a scary scene after a Long Island Rail Road train collided with two vehicles at busy intersection in Riverhead Thursday. 552 more words