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Metro North Adds Trains For Giants Parade

The Metro-North Railroad is adding extra trains and extra cars for Connecticut football fans who plan on attending New York’s ticker tape parade for the Giants Tuesday.

02/06/2012

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One Killed By Train On Tracks In Wallingford

One person was killed when hit by an Amtrak train in Wallingford Friday morning.

01/06/2012

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Petition Seeks Teacher’s Reinstatement

Nearly 200 students and parents have signed a petition supporting a Connecticut rookie teacher whose contract was not renewed after scheduling on a field trip went awry.

12/23/2011

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$5 Million To Help Transit Development

Connecticut is giving $5 million to 11 cities, towns and regional planning agencies as a first step to plan downtown development around rail and bus stations, state officials announced Thursday.

10/13/2011

(Courtesy Metro North Railroad website)

Man Struck, Killed By Metro-North Train

Metro-North service between Waterbury and Naugatuck has been restored after a train struck and killed a man at Waterbury.

09/28/2011

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Train-Car Accident In Stamford Affects New Canaan Line Service

Service has been suspended on Metro-North commuter rail’s New Canaan branch after a train struck a car in Springdale section of Stamford, injuring the driver.

09/27/2011

(Credit: DOT)

Bus, Train Service Will Halt For Storm

With Hurricane Irene advancing on the state, Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy has announced suspensions affecting bus and train service.

08/26/2011

Metro North file image from Metro North web site.

Heat Affects Train Service

Record-setting temperatures have caused power lines on the Metro-North Railroad to sag and disrupt service in a section of Connecticut.

07/22/2011

New M8 Rail Car

State To Buy 25 More Train Cars For NYC Commuters

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says Connecticut will buy 25 more commuter rail cars for the heavily used New Haven line into New York City.

07/19/2011

Metro North file image from Metro North web site.

Train Slams Into Car In Milford

A commuter train at a Milford railroad crossing slammed into a car carrying a woman and her 7-year-old daughter from a family holiday picnic Sunday.

05/30/2011

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