Have decreases in driving trends affected car-sharing giant Zipcar?

Thursday, May 24, 2012
250 college campuses nationwide have adopted the Zipcar system (LIR Photo by Jim Mancari)

When James Yates chose to attend Hofstra University, he figured he would rely on public transportation as a way to get around. Being from Palos Verdes Estates, Calif.,…

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Solar panel park seeks to protect nature on Long Island

Tuesday, May 22, 2012
A solar panel at Tanglewood Preserve in Rockville Centre (LIR Photo by Joanna Sapienza)

Long Island’s first solar panel park at Tanglewood Preserve in Rockville Centre aims to inspire more interest in  energy conservation and environmental upkeep. “We’re a science center that…

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Long Islanders offer tips to avoid technology theft on trains and subways

Monday, May 21, 2012
LIR Photo by Stephanie Vacchio

Seasoned Long Islanders who commute to New York City offered fellow passengers some tips for keeping safe in the wake of a dramatic rise in technology theft on trains and…

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