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No More Exit 17

Most states number interstate exits based on mileage from a starting point — the border, say, or the start of a highway.

Connecticut is one of the few that still uses consecutive numbers. 266 more words

Transportation

Days Are Numbered For Connecticut's System Of Marking Highway Exits

GREENWICH, Conn. (CBSNewYork) — Prepare for a little adjustment, Connecticut. Your highway exit numbers are about to be shuffled.

As WCBS 880’s Sean Adams reported, exit numbers are currently consecutive. 273 more words

News

The Road Home

The Joni Mitchell song was playing in his head when he stepped out of the car onto the highway. The salt lick – it was for her cows, she’d said, but he thought it might be laced with LSD – lay on the floor of the front seat where he’d been sitting. 383 more words

Fiction

New Sign Gets In The Spirit Of Things

On Friday, driving from the Y on the sparkling new Merritt Parkway Exit 41 ramp, I saw a guy with a truck putting up a sign. 35 more words

Local Business

Vintage, Diners, And A Dog Playing Catch

I am sitting in the news room and it’s one day after the mid-term elections, (Governor Dannel Malloy won another four years at the helm) and I just heard my first commercial with a Christmas tune in it, It’s only November 5th, but then again I started seeing Christmas stuff in Michaels in July. 243 more words

Connecticut

Truck Crashes into Connecticut Overpass, Driver Blames his GPS

Greenwich, Conn. (WTNH)- A Florida trucker carrying a payload of margarine while traveling on the Merritt Parkway, restricted to cars only, crashed into a Connecticut overpass . 142 more words

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Margarine truck driver in parkway crash ticketed

GREENWICH, Conn. (AP) — A Florida trucker accused by authorities of crashing into an overpass while using a Connecticut-New York parkway restricted to cars faces several New York traffic summonses. 147 more words

Connecticut