Articles Tagged ‘LIRR’

Long Island Rail Road

LIRR to Resume Full Rush Hour Service Monday

The Long Island Rail Road will operate full morning and evening rush hour service on Monday, a result of Amtrak restoring signal system capacity in…



Island Park Hurricane Sandy

Island Park: Suffering 2 Weeks After Hurricane Sandy

While New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo unloaded food at a Waldbaum’s parking lot in Long Beach Saturday, dozens of volunteers a mile away handed out…



The scene outside Checkers Drive-In on Sunrise Highway in Massapequa following a visit from Hurricane Sandy. (Christopher Twarowski/Long Island Press)

Long Island Press Editor: We’re Here For You

It’s an eerie feeling, driving from town to town, village…



Long Island Mass-transit Braces for Frankenstorm

Long Islanders can expect disruptions to mass-transit as Hurricane Sandy threatens to morph into a so-called “frankenstorm” before hitting the region early next week, with…



Once feared Newsday now a puppet under Cablevision control

Newsday Muzzled Under Cablevision Control, Insiders Charge

In June 1972, three Newsday reporters were sent to Turkey’s…



MacArthur Airport: Not So Friendly Skies

MacArthur Airport: Turbulence Ahead For L.I.’s Airport

On a recent Friday afternoon at Long Island MacArthur Airport,…