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No Long Island Rail Road trains this weekend on Hempstead branch

A westbound Long Island Rail Road train entering

(Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.)

There will be no Long Island Rail Road trains operating on the Hempstead branch this weekend, as the LIRR performs track work near Bellerose station.

The service outage will last from 11:38 p.m. Friday night until 4 a.m. Monday. The LIRR said it expects to restore full train service in time for the Monday morning commute.

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