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Heating Assistance Program Funding Deadline Approaching

Congress is approaching the Dec. 3 deadline for refunding the Heating Assistance Program and many Americans are worried about getting their assistance.


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As Winter Nears, Federal Heating Assistance Could Expire

Winter weather will be upon the tri-state soon enough, but state and federal programs designed to assist homeowners heat their homes could soon run out of money.


The Long Island Rail Road station in Syosset, NY - File / Photo: MTA

Ridership Declines On Long Island Rail Road

An optimistic spike in ridership over the summer on the Long Island Rail Road has turned into disappointment.


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.


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No Device Found After Bomb Threat At LI Building

Authorities say no explosive device was found at a Long Island building that houses offices belonging to Cablevision Systems Corp.