Metro-North railroad car. (WTNH)

Push for federal train money

Some of Connecticut’s federal lawmakers are trying to funnel in some federal money to help revamp transportation in the state.

FILE - In this Oct. 15, 2015 file photo, vehicles pass a highway construction site on eastbound Interstate 80 in Sacramento, Calif. The House and Senate have reached agreement on a 5-year, $281 billion transportation bill that would increase spending to address the nation's aging and congested highways and transit systems _ a legislative feat that lawmakers and President Barack Obama have struggled throughout his entire administration to achieve.  (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)

Five Reps, one Senator, and a big thank you

Governor Malloy made a major announcement today about keeping roads, rails and bridges funded for the future. Congress took a step in that d…


‘Move Over’ or get ticketed

State Police are cracking down this week on drivers who don’t “move over”, for emergency vehicles moving through traffic, or those on the si…