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Maintenance To Snag Overnight Service On E, F, M, R Subway Lines

Overnight train service between Queens and Manhattan on the E, F, M and R subway lines will be disrupted this week for the Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s FASTRACK repair program.


A subway train at 42nd Street - Times Square - Jan. 28, 2013 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

‘A’ Train To Shut Down North Of 168th Street Overnight This Week

Residents of Washington Heights and Inwood will be stuck with the No. 1 train during the overnight hours this week, as the northernmost leg of the A train shuts down for Fastrack repairs.


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Quinn, Councilmen: Give Commuters Other Options During G Train Repairs

City Council Speaker Christine Quinn was among the lawmakers Saturday who called on the Metropolitan Transit Authority to make up for the loss of G Train service between Brooklyn and Queens.


Work continues rebuilding the boardwalk in Long Beach - Jan. 24, 2013 (credit: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880)

New Consecration For Long Island Church Following Extensive Post-Sandy Repairs

A Roman Catholic Church on Long Island was being rededicated this week, after extensive repairs to damage caused by Superstorm Sandy.


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Natural Gas Pipeline Repairs May Bring Odor To West Harlem

Residents of the West Harlem area may notice an odor Monday morning, as crews repair a natural gas pipeline.


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Top 10 Must-Own Tools For Home Improvement Jobs

Tackling home repairs on your own is already a pain. Make sure you have the right tools.


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New Jersey-Bound Holland Tunnel To Close For Repairs

The New Jersey-bound lanes will be shut down from 1 a.m. to 8 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday so workers can repave the roadway.


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Repairs Planned For Road Leading To Lincoln Tunnel

The Port Authority plans to repair the helix beginning in August. The eastbound lanes will be closed from 10:30 p.m. until 5 a.m. on weekdays.


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Track Work Will Cause Delays For Some NJ Transit Riders

Westbound trains could run up to 10 minutes late on the Northeast Corridor between Rahway and Trenton and on the North Jersey Coast Line between Rahway, Long Branch and Bay Head on Friday.


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Feds: Grounding Southwest Boeing 737s Likely Just The Beginning

On Monday, Southwest revealed that inspectors found cracks in three more of its planes — similar to the ones suspected in the fuselage tear on one of its jets on Friday.


Midtown Manhattan is seen from the air - New York, NY - Oct 24, 2010 - Photo: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880

NYC Getting Proactive On Slumlords

Until now, the city would wait for complaints then check for violations in a building sliding into distress.


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Riders Skeptical Over LIRR Service Restoration

For the first time in a week, Long Island Railroad riders were being told to expect a normal commute.

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LIRR: Full Service Restored For Monday Commutes

It’s the news Long Island Railroad customers waited all week to hear: commuter chaos is over. Starting Monday, full service will be restored to the LIRR.


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Weekend Subway Disruptions Bring Headaches To Riders

A major subway disruption was causing chaos and inconvenience for hundreds of weekend commuters.