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If you're from out of town, or simply looking to learn more about the local attractions on Long Island, then you'll never want to miss out on any of our Travel & Local Attractions articles. Filled with guides and pointers for traveling on Long Island, this section has everything you'll want to know about where to go on Long Island.

Schumer: At Least 3 Long Islanders Have Confirmed Cases of Excruciating Chikungunya Virus & Feds Are Yet to Act

As Schumer Previously Warned, Chik-V Has Continued to Spread from Caribbean & S. America to the United States, Including 3 Travel-Related Cases on LI.

For Gaming and Gamers: Arcades and Buy Video Games on Long Island

There is a large population of gamers on Long Island and some people who want to experience more video games. Check out where to pay and buy your own video games on Long Island!

Airline Ticket Rises with Increase to TSA Security Fee

Purchasing that airline ticket is going to cost you more, effective today.

Staycation on LI: Traveling to the North Fork

Going away on vacation can be an expensive venture when you have to book a flight to leave the island. Why leave Long Island when you can venture to the North Fork for summer fun?

Enjoy an Outdoor Movie this Summer - Watch a Film Under the Stars!

Why sit in a crowded theater when you can watch a movie under the stars?

Conklin Street, Site of Deadly Farmingdale Crash, to Be Reduced to Two Lanes

The road on which 5 teens lost their lives in a tragic May auto accident will have its traffic lanes reduced by half as part of a new safety measure.

Governor Cuomo Announces Labor Agreement Between Metropolitan Transportation Authority and Long Island Rail Road Unions

The tentative agreement is pending approval by all eight unions and the MTA Board.

Crisis Averted: MTA, LIRR Unions Reach Tentative Deal to Prevent Strike

Representatives of the LIRR unions say they have reached a tentative deal with the MTA that would prevent Sunday’s potential strike.

Unions' Open Letter to the Riders of Long Island Rail Road

A representative of the LIRR unions has penned a letter to the public.

Mangano Announces Significant Investment in Future of Crescent Beach

A $2 million investment in the future of Crescent Beach in Glen Cove has been announced.

LIRR Strike Imminent as Negotiations Break Down Once Again

As the final planned negotiation between the MTA and labor unions ended without a deal, the looming railroad strike now seems likelier than ever.

LIRR Unions Announce Strike, No Further Negotiations Planned

A representative of the LIRR unions has made the following statement after negotiations broke off on Monday.

MTA Transportation Reinvention Commission to Meet Next Week

Public Invited to Share Ideas for Improving Transportation in New York.

MTA Begins Communications Blitz to Alert Riders to Possible Service Disruption

Print and Radio Advertisements, Social Media, Email and Text Alerts to Customers, News Release, MTA.info Website Update, Digital Signs All Employed in Push

New TSA Rules: Charge Your Cellphone and Other Electronic Devices for US-Bound Flights

Have a flight bound for the U.S.? The Transportation Security Administration has issued new rules in regards to cellphones and other electronic devices.

School Buses Recalled for Steering Issue and Propane Fuel Leak

School buses are supposed to offer children a safe way to travel, but there are recalls out for some popular school buses for steering and propane fuel leak issues.

Long Island Museums that are Great for Kids

There are over 100 museums to choose from on Long Island!

From Maritime History to Leaping Lizards, Explore Long Island’s Niche Museums

Visit one of these niche museums, with focuses ranging from whaling to trains to snakes and lizards!

Weekend Fun: 4th of July Weekend Beyond BBQs and Fireworks

As fun as the 4th of July is, there is a lot of other fun events besides BBQs and fireworks. So, check out everything to do the rest of this weekend.

LIRR Adding Extra Afternoon Eastbound Service on Thursday, July 3rd for Customers Getting Jump on Holiday

Bound for the East End? We’ve Added Montauk and Greenport Trains Too.
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