Take A Ride On Maine’s Ghost Train
The weekend before Halloween you can take a ride on Maine's Ghost Train, if you dare!!!!! The Boothbay Railway Village presents their annual Ghost Train on October 28th and 29th from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Skateboarder Catches Fire During Stunt
A 21 year old skateboarding stuntman tried a stunt on top of a commuter train this past Sunday. The train, in Connecticut, was bound for New York and Brian McClellen decided to try to ride on top of the train while it was moving.
China Mulls Over High-Speed Train to U.S.
China is kicking around the idea of building a high-speed train that would run from the countries northeast to the United States. The rails would cross Siberia and the Bering Straits to Alaska, across Canada then to the U.S.
Amtrak Downeaster Expanding Service To Freeport and Brunswick
The Amtrak Downeaster is set to expand service northward to Freeport and Brunswick in November. Crews are finishing up the work on the tracks and a ceremonial train ride from Boston will be held on November 1st. A full schedule of two round trips per day will begin on November 2nd.