trucks

I-84 Truck Ban

Truck Drivers Spin And Fume In Snow With Interstate Closed To Commercial Traffic

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo restricted travel on three major interstates because of the winter storm that pounded the area Wednesday – including a ban on all commercial vehicles on Interstate 84.

11/26/2014

The aftermath after a truck hit an overpass on the Meadowbrook State Parkway. (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Investigates: When Low Overpasses Meet Tractor-Trailers The Results Can Be Disastrous

There is a growing danger on the road in the New York area. Trucks have been hitting overpasses at an alarming rate, causing delays on your ride to work.

08/11/2014

US Senator Cory Booker (R), D-NJ, poses with Senator Robert Menendez, D-NJ, after Booker's cermonial swearing-in in the Old Senate Chamber at the US Capitol on October 31, 2013 in Washington, DC.  AFP PHOTO/Mandel NGAN        (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

N.J. Senators Fight Trucking Regulation Rollback In Wake Of Tracy Morgan Crash

In the wake of a crash that critically injured comedian Tracy Morgan, New Jersey’s two senators were seeking Tuesday to block a measure they said would roll back safety regulations on the trucking industry.

06/16/2014

(credit: New York Street Food)

NYC Food Truck Lunch: Chicken Wings From New ‘Wing’n It’ Truck

The newest food truck in town is called Wing’n It. They specialize in one thing – chicken wings, and you can have them grilled, baked or fried.

07/19/2013

Commercial truck driver info card released by the FMCSA. The goal is to prevent trucks from driving on banned roadways. (credit: fmcsa.dot.gov)

Schumer, Feds Announce New Steps To Combat Truck Bridge Strikes

The senator took up the issue following a bridge underpass strike on the Hutchinson Parkway earlier that month.

03/11/2013

State Sen. Charles Fuschillo (file/credit: Senator's officer)

New York State Lawmaker To Hold Hearing On Trucks Driving Illegally On Parkways

State Sen. Charles Fuschillo said the truck strikes have cost taxpayers $7 million on Long Island alone. He has announced plans to hold a hearing on the issue at Farmingdale State College to try to solve the issue.

10/07/2012

Tim McGraw

Watch Tim McGraw’s New ‘Truck Yeah’ Video

Hey, “Truck Yeah” fans, the wait is over. The video for Tim McGraw’s current 4WD-friendly song is out now–watch it right here!

09/17/2012

(credit: New York Street Food)

NY Food Truck Lunch: Chorizo Burrito From Taco Bite

There’s a fairly new food truck in town called Taco Bite, but since we’ve been eating and writing about tacos a lot lately, we decided to get a burrito this time.

09/17/2012

Hutchinson River Parkway - Rye Brook, NY - Sep 9, 2009 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Task Force Tries To Figure Out How To Keep Trucks Off The Hutch

The winding, tree-lined Hutchinson River Parkway was designed for the Ford Model T, not MACK trucks.

09/13/2012

Tim McGraw

Sneak Peek Of Tim McGraw’s ‘Truck Yeah’ Video Shows Wild And Crazy 4WD Rodeo

Mud, dust, curtains of fire, and spinning tires are some of the eye-catching highlights in a new trailer for Tim McGraw’s upcoming music video, “Truck Yeah.”

09/11/2012