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Starts & Stops

A breakdown of train, and communication

By Tom Long
February 22, 2007

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Colin Young had a particularly rough ride on the Newburyport/Rockport commuter rail line on the morning of Jan. 24. "I arrived [at Salem Station] at 6:40 or so, for the 6:45 departure, and at 7:02 the message board was still obstinately insisting that train service was 'on or near schedule,' " he wrote in an e-mail he sent to MBTA ... (Full article: 640 words)

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