Commuter Alert: Some NJ Transit Trains Not Traveling To NYC As Penn Station Renovations StartTwo tracks will be taken out of service to allow for repair work that will last all summer, affecting NJ Transit, Amtrak and LIRR.
MTA Time Clock Vandalized Days After Similar Incident At LIRR Amid Overtime ScandalAn MTA time clock has turned up damaged just days after claims of sabotage surfaced about an LIRR clock meant to track overtime hours.
MTA Says LIRR Overtime-Tracking Clock Was Tampered WithThe MTA is looking into possible sabotage. It appears someone cut the wires on a Long Island Rail Road clock meant to track overtime at a station in Jamaica, Queens.
LGBT Network President Sounds Off On Defacing Of Billboard Promoting 'Pride On The Beach' Event On Long IslandPolice in Nassau County are investigating after a billboard promoting a LGBT Pride event was defaced.
LIRR Service Restored On Montauk BranchService was disrupted when one train side-swiped another early Saturday morning.
Fed-Up Commuters Want To Know When LIRR Will Put Into Service Promised New Fleet Of Electric CarsProblems plaguing the Long Island Rail Road appear to be getting worse. The newest fleet of trains are delayed again, due to ongoing testing.
MTA Board Holds Emergency Meeting On Overtime AbuseAccording to the MTA, overtime costs were up $122 million last year.
Amtrak Penn Station Summer Track Work Prompts NJ TRANSIT, LIRR ChangesAmtrak says repairs will start on Friday, June 28 and run through Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 2.
Long Island Republicans Blast Congestion Pricing As An Assault On The Suburbs And The Middle ClassCongestion pricing got some push-back on Thursday from lawmakers on one side of the aisle.
Riders Not All That Convinced LIRR Can Handle The Additional Strain That Will Be Caused By Congestion PricingWith congestion pricing coming to New York City, lawmakers want more drivers to ditch their cars and ride the rails. But can the system handle it?
Congestion Pricing Plan To Allocate Funds For LIRR, Metro-North, Reports SayCongestion pricing could get the green light as soon as Monday, as part of the state’s new budget.
Residents Upset As LIRR Uses Defunct Station As Storage Site"The railroad is turning a sleepy little bedroom community into Jamaica Station," said Blue Point homeowner Michael Keil.
Local Businesses Fret As LIRR Starts Construction On Third Track ProjectThe Long Island Rail Road has started the massive project of building a third track in Nassau County between Floral Park and Hicksville.
Lone Survivor Of 1982 Grade-Crossing Crash In Mineola Shocked People Still Drive Around Gates To Beat LIRR TrainsKathy Caemmerer still walks with crutches, 37 years later after Long Island's worst grade-crossing crash.
'I Really Thought I Was Going To Die': Survivors Recount Terrifying Collision On LIRR Tracks As Normal Service ResumesMTA officials continue to investigate what led to the driver's deadly decision to go around the gate and onto the tracks.