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Woodside »

Man Flashed Woman at Woodside Train Station Store, Police Say

Police say the suspect exposed himself to a woman at the 61st Street-Woodside Station on Jan. 3.

Bed-Stuy »

Plans for Renovated Nostrand Avenue LIRR Station Revealed

The proposed reconstruction of the station would bring two new elevators and pedestrian overpasses.

Midtown »

LIRR Service Back to Normal for Evening Commute, MTA says

After a fire thwarted early morning travelers on the commuter train, the LIRR is back on track. 

Chelsea »

Large Fire Near Penn Station Disrupts Morning LIRR Commute, MTA Says

The blaze started in a construction site at the West End Concourse of Penn Station, officials said.

Woodside »

LIRR Experiences Delays After Man Hit by Train, Officials Say

The man was struck at the Woodside station around rush hour Friday evening. 

Kew Gardens »

'Blue Bloods' Turning Kew Gardens into Stage for Police TV Drama

The shoot will take place this Wednesday on Audley Street.  

Jamaica »

MAP: Luxury Residence Among Buildings Changing the Face of Jamaica

New residential and commercial projects have been transforming the neighborhood.

Woodside »

Man Seriously Hurt After LIRR Train Hits Him in Woodside, Officials Say

LIRR trains out of Penn Station were briefly suspended after a man was hit in Woodside, officials said.

Elmhurst »

Elmhurst LIRR Station Gets $40M Towards Reopening

The funding would reopen a station shuttered 30 years ago.

Corona »

Willets Point LIRR Station to Become Handicap Accessible by 2016, MTA Says

The $9.7 million renovation will include a new elevator and stairs with ADA-compliant guardrails.

Midtown »

LIRR Strike Averted With Deal That Includes Healthcare Contributions

The eight Long Island Rail Road unions reached a deal with the MTA Thursday.

Upper East Side »

How to Get Back From the Hamptons on Sunday if LIRR Workers Strike

From a rental car to a private plane, there are ways to get home from your retreat away from the city.

Midtown »

Downed Wire at Penn Station Disrupts Morning Commute, Officials Say

The LIRR and New Jersey Transit both reported disruptions after a wire fell in Penn Station.

Midtown »

LIRR Service Back to Normal Thursday Following Track Fire

A track fire Wednesday afternoon shut down one of the commuter railway's East River tunnels.

Woodside »

Man Fatally Struck by LIRR Train at Woodside Station

A man was killed Tuesday night after being struck by a Babylon-bound LIRR train in Woodside.