As a Waikato girl by birth, Aucklander by nature, and living in Hamilton by choice, I’ve long being a supporter of a regular train gig chugging the willing and the weary between the hustle and pace of Auckland and the tranquility and bliss of Kirikiriroa. 143 more words
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DARTMOUTH, Mass. (AP) — Democratic gubernatorial candidate Martha Coakley and Republican nominee Charlie Baker are both pledging support for a commuter rail extension to Massachusetts’ south coast region, but differ on what it would take to pay for the project. 98 more words
BOSTON (AP) — The MBTA says it is restoring weekend service to three commuter rail lines because of customer demand.
Starting Dec. 27, Saturday and Sunday service will be restored to the Kingston/Plymouth and Greenbush lines, while Saturday service only will be restored to the Needham line. 124 more words
What is the least stressful way to get back and forth to work? Many Michiganders might say the car. Maybe it’s the individual climate control, the radio, the quiet time, or the perceived flexibility a car commute provides, but it is easy to see why many of us think this way. 465 more words