The Long Island Rail Road was reporting that a signal problem near Babylon Tuesday was causing delays of up to 30 minutes in both directions on the Babylon branch.
Three trains have been canceled due to resulting congestion, the LIRR said.
LIRR station tips via social media"Kenneth B." says ticket machines at the Oyster Bay Long Island Rail Road station don't work as well in the rain. "Sam" suggests it's best to board cars at the third and fourth 'Watch the Gap' sign on the westbound side of the Great Neck station. You can find these tips and more on our new LIRR 'Mayor' Map. The map features the "mayors" of every LIRR station on Foursquare, a social networking site that lets users share their locations with friends. Our map also includes tips from other users and shows the number of times someone has checked in at a site. The most checked-in place on Long Island? Hicksville, with 6,125. Play around and let us know what you think.