To get better acquainted with Amtrak, the nation’s railroad service, here’s a simple yet very helpful guide to understanding how get onboard a passenger train.
Train trips may take longer, but they are more affordable than flying and they offer unique glimpses of America’s vast countryside.
Police in Jersey City were searching Wednesday night for a driver who blew through a red light, slammed into a light rail train, and left the car on the tracks.
The new engines will be used on the Northeast Corridor between Washington, D.C., and Boston and on Keystone Corridor trains that run between Philadelphia and Harrisburg, Pa.
The commuting woes that made life difficult for people struggling to get to work have improved for many in our area following Tropical Storm Irene, but significant challenges remain for many.
NJ Transit on Wednesday will unveil its first locomotive that can operate on diesel fuel and electricity. Spokesman Dan Stessel said it’s the first of its kind on any railroad in North America.
Longtime residents say falling rocks and debris have always been issue, but recent track work high overhead leaves you feeling like a moving target.
Two young goats wandered onto the thin ledge of a railroad bridge and spent nearly two days high above the ground.
A plan to provide cyclists with access on New Haven Line trains has been put on hold.
A planned railroad tunnel between New York and New Jersey will increase property values in both states and double the number of people who can quickly get to Manhattan.