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  • Homes Destroyed, People Missing And 767,000 Without Power After Irene

    Homes Destroyed, People Missing And 767,000 Without Power After Irene
    At least 25 homes in East Haven were destroyed, one person has died, others are missing and more than half the state is without power after Tropical Storm Irene tore through Connecticut Sunday.
  • Amtrak employee accused of stealing railroad repair tools

    Amtrak employee accused of stealing railroad repair tools
    A Chicago man was accused of stealing more than $1,400 worth of railroad repair tools from Amtrak, where he works as a machinist, county prosecutors said Thursday. Carmen Carrizales, 41, of the 4300 block of South Talman Avenue, was authorized to make...

    Berlin Gets $500K State Grant

    BERLIN — A recent $500,000 state grant will help the town spruce up the area around the century-old train station, which is a stop for travel north to Hartford and beyond or south to New Haven and New York. The Small Town Economic Assistance...

    Rush-Hour Riders Offer Plenty of Ideas For Metro-North

    Rush-Hour Riders Offer Plenty of Ideas For Metro-North
    STAMFORD — Metro-North's top management invited commuters to sound off Thursday afternoon, and they were happy to comply. With a rare opportunity to talk face-to-face with senior executives of the nation's busiest railroad, a few rush-hour...

    Amtrak rail service between Chicago and Rockford to begin in 2015

    Amtrak rail service between Chicago and Rockford to begin in 2015
    Long-sought plans to restore passenger rail service next year between Chicago and Rockford got a boost Thursday with the announcement of a new route. Service between the two cities stopped in 1981. The new Amtrak service will begin in late 2015 with...