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Traffic heading into New York City (file / credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

WCBS 880 Special Series: Your Future Commute – Thursday Is The New Friday For Traffic

What is the worst day of the week for traffic in the Tri-State area? The answer might surprise you.

09/13/2012

Lincoln Tunnel Helix (credit: Google Maps/Google Earth)

WCBS 880 Special Series: Your Future Commute – No Pain, No Gain

Making your commute smoother down the road requires pain now.

09/11/2012

Route 1 and 9 (file / via Wikipedia)

WCBS 880 Special Series: Your Future Commute – Looking To The Past

It’s commuter crunch time, and not just because people are back from vacation. This morning, we begin a week-long look at Your Future Commute. But to look ahead, we have to look back.

09/10/2012

Burglars (file / credit: clipart.com)

Cops: Fairfield County Burglars Using Unusual Technique

In Darien, five homes have recently been targeted by thieves who first make sure the homes are unoccupied. That’s not so odd, but what they do next is.

10/19/2011

Connecticut Gov. Dan Malloy views Irene's damage from a National Guard Helicopter - Aug 29, 2011 (credit: Governor's Office)

Gov. Dan Malloy Looks To Remove Dangerous Trees Along Connecticut Roadways

Trees along the parkways, most of them sitting in saturated ground, can pose a huge hazard.

09/12/2011

Tree Canopy Over Merritt Parkway (file / credit: U.S. Department of Transportation via Wikipedia)

Third Tree In As Many Weeks Falls On Merritt Parkway

Driving along the Merritt Parkway can sometimes feel like you’re entering an enchanted forest.

07/05/2011

Bull moose crosses the road near Rockwood, Maine (credit: AP)

Conn. Officials Warn Drivers About Moose Along The Merritt Parkway, I-84

Dennis Schain at the Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection says drivers are being warned on the heels of sightings in the western half of the state.

06/01/2011

Photo: Westport Fire Dept.

Pickup Truck Flips Over On Merritt Parkway

Thursday morning, firefighters in Westport, Conn. responded to a call of an overturned pickup truck near Exit 42 of the Merritt Parkway.

01/27/2011