HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Commuter rail lines in New York and Connecticut will provide extra service on Friday to help customers get a head start on the Labor Day weekend. The Long Island Railroad and […]
MILFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The Metro-North line from Stratford to New Haven is blacked out after a transformer fire, causing delays for commuters. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority says early Friday that the fire happened overnight […]
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut Department of Transportation Commissioner James Redeker (REHD’-eh-kur) is testifying before a U.S. Senate committee on ways to improve passenger and freight rail safety. Sen. Richard Blumenthal is scheduled to chair […]
The National Transportation Safety Board has issued an urgent safety recommendation after a Metro-North Railroad track foreman was struck and killed by a passenger train last month.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Commuter rail service between Stamford and New York’s Grand Central Station is struggling to return to normal, though passengers are getting an unusual free ride. Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and […]