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National Safety Belt Initiative Underway in Connecticut

(South Windsor, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Once again, law enforcement agencies around the country are taking part in the national “Click It or Ticket” initiative running through June 1. The detail is a reminder to motorists […]

05/19/2014

The Charles W. Morgan passes through the railroad bridge on the Mystic River on May 17, 2014 (Courtesy Mystic Seaport)

Morgan Leaves Mystic On 38th Voyage

For the first time in more than 72 years, the Charles W. Morgan has sailed from Mystic Seaport, headed out on a nearly three-month journey to historic ports in Southern New England.

05/17/2014

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Lawmakers Vow To Continue Rail Safety Push

Connecticut officials are marking the anniversary of a derailment on the Metro-North Railroad that injured more than 70 people in Bridgeport.

05/17/2014

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Pedestrian Struck, Killed On 84

A Vernon man was struck and killed Saturday morning on I-84 in West Hartford.

05/17/2014

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Power Problems Slow Friday Commute On Metro-North

Metro-North Railroad says service has been restored in both directions on the New Haven line.

05/16/2014

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Metro-North Unveils New Safety Measures

Metro-North Railroad Thursday announced a sweeping series of reforms in response to a federal report that unveiled safety deficiencies.

05/15/2014

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New Metro-North Rail Schedule Riles Some Commuters

A schedule overhaul by Metro-North Railroad intended to improve reliability on the Waterbury branch line has increased commuting time for some commuters.

05/15/2014

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New Daily Non-Stop From BDL To Houston In October

Starting this fall, United Airlines will be adding a new once daily non-stoop flight from Bradley International Airport to Houston, Texas.

05/14/2014

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Bye Bye Bar Cars

By MICHAEL R. SISAK and JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN    Associated Press   STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Last call came Friday for the bar cars on commuter trains between Manhattan and Connecticut, a final run for rolling taverns […]

05/09/2014