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Metro-North Railroad Train (file / credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Metro-North Conductor Writes Letter Of Apology To Riders After Mix-Up

On Friday, Michael Shaw, who runs the New Haven to Grand Central route, told passengers at four Connecticut stations to wait on the platform for an express train that, unbeknownst to him, was canceled.

02/24/2014

Metro-North President Joseph Giulietti speaking to reporters at MTA headquarters, Feb. 24, 2014. (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

MTA Announces New Safety Committee, Metro-North Safety Officer

The move comes after Connecticut Gov. Dan Malloy and Sen. Richard Blumenthal met separately last week with Prendergast and the new Metro-North chief, Joseph Giulietti.

02/24/2014

Sen. Richard Blumenthal (credit: blumenthal.senate.gov)

Blumenthal Hopeful For Better Safety, Reliability Under New Metro-North President

The Democrat sat down Thursday afternoon in New Haven with Metro-North chief Joseph Giulietti and Metropolitan Transportation Authority Chairman Tom Prendergast.

02/20/2014

A Metro-North train derails near the Spuyten Duyvil station in the Bronx on Dec. 1, 2013. (credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Feds Make Recommendations To Metro-North In Wake Of Fatal Derailment

Regulators investigating the fatal Metro-North Railroad train derailment recommended Tuesday that the railroad install recorders on its vehicles and new speed-limit signs along its tracks.

02/18/2014

Metro-North train at the Noroton Heights station on Feb. 14, 2014. (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Metro-North, LIRR Commuters Face Rough Trips To Work And Back

The Metro-North railroad put more trains into service for the evening rush, after riders were squeezed into cars during the morning commute.

02/14/2014

People board MTA bus after on the Lower East Side after snowstorm Feb. 5 (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Traffic And Transit Info On Cancellations, Delays Due To Nor’easter

Heavy snow, wind and rain wreaked havoc on area roads and mass transit Thursday.

02/14/2014

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New President Takes Over At Metro-North Railroad

Joseph Giulietti took over at the helm for Howard Permut at a time when the railroad is dealing with a number of issues.

02/10/2014

Snow surrounds a car on Feb. 5, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

NYC’s Northern Suburbs Take Brunt Of Storm

One of the biggest obstacles come on I-84, where Gov. Andrew Cuomo implemented a full vehicle ban between the Connecticut and Pennsylvania borders for about six hours,

02/05/2014

A train car on Metro North's New Haven Line (Credit MTA/Metro North)

Connecticut Beefing Up Power On Metro-North New Haven Line

While keeping the pressure on Metro-North, Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy says his state will install two transformers to replace the aging ones in Cos Cob.

02/02/2014

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Metro-North Train Stalled For Hours In Westport, Conn.

A Metro-North train became stuck with passengers inside in Westport, Conn. Wednesday night.

01/22/2014

FILE - D train at Stillwell Avenue platform in Brooklyn during the snow storm that hit the New York City area on Tuesday, January 21, 2014. (Photo: MTA / Patrick Cashin)

Tri-State Area Commuters Face Schedule Changes, Delays On Mass Transit

Commuters using mass transit can expect delays and schedule changes after up to 13 inches of snow fell on the New York metropolitan area.

01/22/2014

(Credit: Facebook/Ayinde Stevens - This shot was worth the cold)

Tri-State Area Transit Tackles Latest Snowstorm; LIRR, Metro-North Reduce Service

Transit agencies are stepping up their snow response as a storm predicted to bring between 8 to 12 inches of the white stuff slams the Tri-State area.

01/21/2014

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Connecticut Commuter Watchdog Panel Moves Forward

A member of the newly re-organized Connecticut Rail Commuter Council said the group has elected officers, adopted rules and considered plans to take meetings on the road.

01/20/2014

Rescue workers are seen at the wreckage of a commuter train that derailed on Dec 1, 2013 in the Bronx. (Photo TIMOTHY CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Report Says Metro-North Derailment Caused $9 Million In Damage

Officials said Tuesday that the Metro-North derailment in the Bronx caused more than $9 million in damage.

01/15/2014

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Connecticut Commuter Watchdog Group Gets Off To Rough Start

A Connecticut commuter watchdog group doesn’t have much bite, its former chairman says.

01/07/2014

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