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Long Island Rail Road Station (file/Mike Xirinachs)

LIRR To Experiment With Banning Alcohol On Overnight Trains

The pilot program is aimed at curbing rambunctious behavior that has occurred on overnight weekend trains, according to LIRR spokesperson Sam Zambuto.


Long Island Rail Road Station (file/Mike Xirinachs)

LIRR Unveils New Schedules For Winter Storms

After the blizzard of 2010 that caused days of delays for the Long Island Rail Road, a new schedule system has been put in place to make it easier for riders to know what to expect during a storm.


A Long Island Rail Road train - File Photo

LIRR Signal Modernization Means Weekend Headaches

It’s short-term pain for long-term gain, says Long Island Rail Road spokesman Sam Zambuto.


People crowd into a Long Island Rail Road train - Queens, NY - Dec 21, 2005 - Photo: Daniel Barry/Getty Images

Will LIRR Train Rescues Take Longer?

Two locomotives outside the East River tunnels have been removed by the LIRR, for a savings of more than $230,000 a year.