LIRR Train (credit: purist_andrew/Flickr)

LIRR Expands Schedules For Weekend, New Year’s

The Long Island Rail Road has announced plans to provide extra trains during the New Year’s holiday period, with 14 trains on Saturday and Sunday.


Ambulance (file / credit: clipart.com)

Two Fatal Crashes In One Weekend In Upstate Marlboro

A 48-year-old man was killed Sunday in a crash in the upstate town of Marlboro, in the second deadly crash in the Hudson Valley town this weekend.


Children decorate Easter eggs in Queens (credit: CBS 2)

Children Enjoy Sunny Weather, Outdoor Activities On Easter Weekend

Many children kicked off Easter weekend petting real-life bunnies, weighing in at about 20 pounds, at the Queens Zoo in Flushing Meadows Park.


FILE - LIRR Trains (credit: CBS 2)

Massive Service Headaches On LIRR

The LIRR, the nation’s oldest commuter railroad modernizing an aging infrastructure means fewer trains and longer delays this weekend.


New York City Subways

Subway Disruptions Continue Through Weekend

The L train will not be running in either direction between the Myrtle-Wyckoff Station and Manhattan.


Subway Train (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Another Weekend Of Subway Service Headaches

If your weekend plans involve the subway, factor in some extra time.


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.


NYC subway

Subway Service Nightmare Continues Sunday

Construction work caused service changes on 18 of the 19 subway lines that normally run on weekends.


NYC Subway (file)

Subway Service Disruptions To Snarl Weekend Travel

Delays, detours, and disruptions – a simple subway ride could turn into an underground experience this weekend, with service changes creating a perfect storm for millions of riders.


Jersey Shore (credit: CBS 2)

Igor Causes Dangerous Surf In NY, NJ

The National Weather Service on Monday issued a high surf advisory all along the New Jersey and New York coastlines.


Jersey Shore (credit: CBS 2)

Rip Currents Continue Along Jersey Shore

Swimming has not been banned at any New Jersey beaches, but yellow flags have been posted at many sites to warn swimmers about the conditions.


Jersey Shore (credit: CBS 2)

Swimmers Warned Of Rip Currents Along Jersey Shore

The National Weather Service said swells kicked up by the storm were expected to build as the weekend progressed, and they could continue through Monday.


Long Island Rail Road employees work on the train tracks at Jamaica Station in Queens. (credit: AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

LIRR Service To Improve Over Weekend

Repair work was scheduled to continue on Saturday, but the LIRR planned to run its regular off-peak service over the weekend, with a few exceptions.