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Press Release
September 18, 2008
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Last Chance To Visit L.I. Homes Of The Rich & Famous On MTA LIRR Sept. 21 Getaway

This Sunday, September 21, is your last opportunity this year to check out some of the homes of Long Island's Gold Coast past in the MTA Long Island Rail Road's Mansions & Gardens Getaway.

Press Release
September 11, 2008
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MTA LIRR Substitutes Bus Service For Midday Trains East of Ronkonkoma For Switch Renewal Track Work September 15-18 and September 22-23

As part of its track rehabilitation and renewal project, the MTA Long Island Rail Road will be upgrading the switches at Riverhead Station during the weeks of September 15 and September 22, which will affect midday service on the Ronkonkoma Branch. During the switch renewal work, the LIRR will provide bus service in place of some trains during the midday on the Ronkonkoma Branch, east of Ronkonkoma, on Monday, September 15 through Thursday September 18 and again on Monday September 22 and Tuesday September 23.

Press Release
September 9, 2008
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The Perfect Way To Top Off The Summer Season: Two Nautical-Themed MTA LIRR Getaways, September 13-14

The Montauk Lighthouse and a cruise on the Great South Bay are highlights of two end- of- the-season MTA Long Island Rail Road Getaways offered this weekend, September 13 and 14.

Press Release
September 8, 2008
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The MTA LIRR Can Transport You To The Heart Of Americana This Weekend, September 12-15, For The Port Jefferson American Music Festival
Press Release
September 4, 2008
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MTA LIRR Providing Additional Service To Shea Stadium This Sunday, September 7, For Re-Scheduled Mets Evening Game

The MTA Long Island Rail Road will provide additional train service to Shea Stadium this Sunday evening, September 7, for the Mets re-scheduled 8:05 PM game start, against the Phillies. The game had originally been scheduled for a 1:10 PM start but was moved to accommodate an ESPN broadcast.

Press Release
September 3, 2008
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MTA LIRR Ronkonkoma Branch Train Service Is Replaced By Buses During The Overnight Of September 20 As Rail Inspection Is Performed

The MTA Long Island Rail Road will provide bus service in place of trains on the Ronkonkoma Branch during overnight/early-morning hours (12:45 AM to 6:30 AM) on Saturday, September 20, while rail inspections are conducted. Four eastbound and four westbound trains operating through the overnight will be canceled between Farmingdale and Ronkonkoma. To minimize inconvenience to our customers, buses will be provided for passengers to complete their trips.

Press Release
September 2, 2008
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Start Off A Winner - Take The MTA LIRR's "Belmont Special" To The Fall Meet

SAVE $1 OFF GRANDSTAND ADMISSION WITH THE LIRR'S BELMONT SPECIAL

Press Release
September 2, 2008
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The Thoroughbreds Are Off And Running And So Is The MTA LIRR "Belmont Special" To The Fall Meet
Press Release
August 28, 2008
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New MTA LIRR Timetables In Effect September 2

HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE COMPLETION OF QUEENS INTERLOCKING PROJECT, ADDITIONAL SERVICE TO SOME STATIONS AND
NEW CONSTRUCTION WORK ON SEVERAL BRANCHES

Press Release
August 27, 2008
IMMEDIATE
Media Advisory: MTA LIRR Offers Extra Service for Start of Labor Day Weekend, Friday, August 29; Weekend Schedule Remainder of Holiday

The MTA Long Island Rail Road will be providing additional service for customers getting an early start on the Labor Day Weekend this Friday, August 29. There will be eight additional eastbound trains from Penn Station between 1:47 PM and 3:48 PM. The extra service will include: three trains on the Babylon Branch, three on the Port Jefferson Branch, one on the Port Washington Branch and one on the Far Rockaway Branch. *See special note below on Montauk Branch service for Sunday and Monday. The extra trains from Penn Station on Friday, August 29 are as follows:

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