Joe Calderone

Lullaby And Goodnight: LI Hospital Airs Lullaby Whenever A Baby Is BornSouth Nassau has been playing the lullaby for about two weeks now, and hospital spokesman Joe Calderone said the impact has been wonderful.
New Ticket App Could Be Coming For Metro-North, LIRR CustomersThe MTA is expected to approve a plan to allow the purchase of train tickets using smartphones and other devices.
MTA Board Expected To Approve Ticketing App For Metro-North, LIRR CustomersAfter nearly two centuries of using paper tickets, the commuter lines are going high tech.
Police: Suspect Sought After Card Skimmers Found At LIRR Ticket MachinesWorkers found the card skimmers and tiny hidden cameras at a Long Island Rail Road station in Baldwin last week during a routine inspection, police said.
Record-Breaking Bitter Cold, Dangerous Wind Chills Envelop Tri-State The high in New York City Tuesday is expected to be 10 degrees, but wind chills will make it feel more like minus 10.
LIRR Expects Near-Normal Rush Hour After Work Trains Collide Near Hicksville Five LIRR workers were hurt; three refused medical aid and two others were taken to nearby hospitals for non life-threatening injuries.
LIRR At Grand Central Could Mean Fewer Parking Spaces In Port WashingtonWhile many commuters are looking forward to the Long Island Rail Road's expansion into Grand Central Terminal, those in one Long Island town are a bit wary.
LIRR Escalators Repaired, Upgraded In Year Since Woman's DeathNow the escalators have sensors that stop them from moving if something is caught.
Modified LIRR Service Back After Nor'easter Causes Rough Evening CommuteModified service resumed Thursday morning after trains out of Penn Station were cancelled Wednesday night.
LIRR Shuts Down Half Of Its Escalators For Repairs Following Safety ReviewThe railroad took on the project following the death of an 88-year-old woman who was killed in an escalator accident earlier this year at the Lindenhurst station.
LIRR Pledges To Keep Riders Informed And Moving During Major DisruptionsThe Long Island Rail Road is promising to do better by its commuters following last month’s lightning strike that knocked out service and stranded thousands of riders for several hours.
LIRR Says Service Back To Normal Following Signal ProblemsGood news for commuters Friday morning following the severe weather that impacted our area and caused major service disruptions on the Long Island Rail Road Thursday night.