- FILE - Metro-North train (WTNH)

Connecticut commuter rail fare increase begins

Starting Thursday, Connecticut commuters will have to shell out some extra cash to take commuter trains along the shoreline.

- FILE - The arrivals and departures board at New Haven's Union Station (WTNH / Joe D'Addesse)

Rail safety concerns for Connecticut commuters after New Jersey crash

After the deadly crash in New Jersey Thursday, some rail commuters are on edge, and the focus for train operators and legislators has turned…