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2014-07-16 16:20:49

Assoc. offers alternatives and resources in the case of shutdown NEW YORK, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Long Island is home to the largest concentration of AARP members in the nation, with many still in the workforce (85% of AARP members 50-64 on Long Island), joining the ranks of hundreds of thousands of other 50+ workers on Long Island who make the daily trek into NYC, they face a commuting nightmare if the looming July 20th LIRR shutdown becomes a reality. AARP New York says...

2014-07-16 12:21:25

YAPHANK, N.Y., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A Long Island Rail Road strike will put 20,000 tons of goods and products and 800 long haul trucks back on Long Island roadways over the course of a month according to executives at the Brookhaven Rail Terminal (BRT). Jim Newell, President of Brookhaven Rail, stated, "Based on the strategic role the rail terminal has played over the last 12 months to reduce regional truck traffic, air emissions and roadway wear and tear, our calculations...

2014-06-16 08:34:35

SAN FRANCISCO, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Access to endpoint's PULSE configuration software internalizes the IRT system build process for companies conducting clinical trials endpoint today announced the availability of its PULSE(TM) platform as a Software as a Service (SaaS) product. endpoint's PULSE platform has been used to configure and deploy Interactive Response Technology (IRT) systems for hundreds of clinical trials accessible via phone (IVR), web (IWR) and...

2014-05-08 08:38:46

Dallas/Fort Worth a Rising Airport Star; LAX Ranked as Worst for Food & Beverage; Atlanta Beloved and Loathed in Equal Measure BELLEVUE, Wash., May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Expedia.com, the world's largest full-service travel site*, recently asked more than 6,000 of the company's most frequent travelers for their perspective on business and leisure travel just in time for the busy summer travel season. Expedia Elite Plus members, those with the highest ranking in the Expedia Rewards...

2014-01-29 08:21:33

NEW YORK, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Metropolitan Transportation Authority/NYC Transit and Cerebral Palsy Associations of New York State have selected marketing and communications agency Brandemix to produce a video that promotes CP of NYS's Travel Training program and the MTA's new Access-A-Ride MetroCard, a Zero-Fare Initiative for Access-A-Ride customers. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140129/MN54404) The initiative, which is available to the MTA's...

2013-10-08 23:28:14

Cubic Transportation Systems, a leading integrator of transportation technology and services provider for intelligent travel solutions, has delivered the on-time installation of its Bus Hardware Subsystem (BHS) for the New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority MTA Bus Time®, the authority’s Customer Information System for bus location and arrival times that will be accessible to riders using an internet browser-based map, a mobile phone-based application and a text...

Solar Impulse Makes History As First To Fly Across America Powered Only By The Sun
2013-07-07 07:04:31

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Swiss Pioneers of aviation Bertrand Piccard and Andre Borschberg have made history with their successful Across America 2013 project, landing safely at JFK International Airport in New York late Saturday night, July 6. Sunday's successful landing of the Solar Impulse zero-fuel airplane marks a significant milestone in aviation history: The first time a plane capable of flying day and night powered only by solar energy has crossed...

2013-06-30 23:04:12

LongIsland.com has transformed their paged dedicated to the Long Island Railroad from an informational resource to a vital planning tool with the addition of train schedules, train delay information, and a Trip Planner that lets site visitors plan their trips with accurate train arrival and departure times for all of the Long Island train lines. Kings Park, NY (PRWEB) June 30, 2013 Earlier this month, LongIsland.com launched a completely revamped page dedicated to the Long Island...


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