MTA Board Agrees To Nearly $52 Billion Capital Spending PlanThe plan calls for $51.5 billion to fix the subways, buses, Metro-North and Long Island Rail Road over the next five years.
At Long Last, Islanders Officially Break Ground On New 19,000-Seat Arena At Belmont ParkIt was a long-awaited day for fans of the New York Islanders. Team members joined fans at a ground breaking for what will be the NHL franchise's new arena at Belmont Park.
MTA Announces Plans To Spend $51.5 Billion To Fix Subways, Buses, TrainsThe Metropolitan Transportation Authority has unveiled a mega-plan for creating a mass transit system for the 21st century.
LIRR Finally Rolls Out New Train Cars With More Seats After Years Of WaitingThe first eight of 202 cars will start taking passengers on Wednesday, as commuters say they have suffered through overcrowding and delays far too long.
Ribbon Cutting Marks 1st Of 5 LIRR Grade Crossings Turned Into UnderpassMTA officials say the underpass will improve safety, train reliability and traffic. 
Residents Furious After Work Trains Appear, Idling Near Their Condos In FarmingdaleFor months, they say there was no explanation for why freight and diesel work trains are suddenly parked and idling in front of their homes. 
LIRR Service Suspended Between New Hyde Park, Hicksville For Bridge InstallationIt's part of a months-long LIRR expansion project, which aims to elevate trains and eliminate grade crossings on roads.
Commuter Alert: Limited Service On LIRR Port Washington Branch After Person Struck By TrainIt happened around 5 a.m. between Little Neck and Great Neck.
LIRR Service Suspension Causes More Chaos, Delays At Jam-Packed Penn StationLIRR is currently reporting 20-minute delays and multiple canceled trains.
When Will LIRR Trains Finally Meet 30-Year-Old Disability Access Requirements?There are renewed calls for the Long Island Rail Road to make the largest commuter rail system in the nation fully accessible to disabled riders.
LIRR Service Restored After Signal Trouble West Of Woodside Station Snarls Morning RushPassengers took to Twitter to vent their frustration about the delays and subsequent crowds.