NEW HAVEN–Roughly 700,000 passengers get on and off Amtrak trains at New Haven’s Union Station every year–it’s the 10th busiest train station in the nation. Yet, some lawmakers don’t care if it’s an economic engine. 256 more words
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BOSTON (AP) — The board overseeing the Boston-area’s beleaguered public transit system voted Wednesday to offer free fares for one day and discounts for monthly pass holders as a goodwill gesture to commuters who endured massive breakdowns during a brutal stretch of winter weather. 516 more words
READING (CBS) — A crash involving six vehicles spilled over onto the commuter rail tracks on Route 28 in Reading Monday morning.
Emergency crews responded to the crash around 8:30a.m. 26 more words