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Schedule Changes On New Haven-Hartford-Springfield Line

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Amtrak is revising its schedules for substitute bus service along the New Haven-Hartford-Springfield rail line. The changes are expected to begin Monday. Buses are needed to accommodate construction of a second […]


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Some Train Passengers To Take The Bus

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Some passengers riding Amtrak between New Haven and Springfield, Massachusetts, may soon need to switch to a bus for part of their trip. Beginning Monday, Amtrak will begin a substitute bus […]


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Romantic Getaway Guide To Montreal

No other city in North America reminds visitors of Paris and European culture than Montreal, less than an hour drive from the U.S.-Canadian border.


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Rail Advocates Turn Attention To Shoreline East

A rail commuter advocacy group generally based in southwestern Connecticut is headed to New London to hear from Shore Line East commuters.


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Some News And Opinion

Some news and opinion from the college campus. First, this from a law professor at the University of Colorado, which my daughter Kate attended for two years, and our savings helped fund. Professor Campos is […]


PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 12:  Emergency workers search for the injured after an Amtrak passenger train carrying more than 200 passengers from Washington, DC to New York derailed May 12, 2015 in north Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. At least five people were killed and more than 50 others were injured in the crash.  (Photo by Mark Makela/Getty Images)

Philly Amtrak Train Derailment Kills 6 People

PHILADELPHIA (AP)  An Amtrak train headed to New York City derailed and tipped over in Philadelphia on Tuesday night, mangling the front of it, tearing the cars apart and killing at least six people. Dozens […]


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CT Transportation Plan Spelled Out To Legislature

Transportation Commissioner outlining priorities for State, says I-84 needs most work


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Amtrak Resuming Limited Service As Storm Conditions Ease

Amtrak says limited service will resume Wednesday between Boston and New York as storm conditions ease.


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Amtrak Cutting Service To New York, Boston Due To Storm

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP)  Amtrak says it’s suspending service north of New York and reducing its schedule for trains operating south of New York due to the massive winter storm. Northeast Regional and Acela Express services […]


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Amtrak Service Disrupted In Hartford Area

A freight train derailment has forced Amtrak to suspend service between Hartford and Springfield, Massachusetts.