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  • Metrolink during Rush Hour in June, 2008, during a period of high gas prices
    Hop onboard L.A.'s Metrolink and save the environment: Slideshow
    A recent visit to the city of my birth revealed a surprising inter-city travel experience: Metrolink rail, created in 2006.Friends I'd mentioned the system to scowled: "Oh, we don't take that." "I've never taken it, but...
  • Train, truck collide: Dump truck backs up into oncoming train, flips over
    Train, truck collide: Dump truck backs up into oncoming train, flips over
    A train and truck collided on Saturday when a dump truck backed up in order to avoid other cars and instead backed into a train. Nine of the train’s 190 passengers had to be taken to nearby hospitals while four others, including the driver...
  • There’s going to be lots of holiday fun in the Antelope Valley
    There’s going to be lots of holiday fun in the Antelope Valley
    Santa arrives in Palmdale at 5 p.m. on the Metrolink Holiday Toy Express Train on Sunday, November 25, 2012 and will remain and present a show with his friends until 5:45 p.m. at the Palmdale Transportation Center, 39000 Clock Tower Plaza Drive....
  • Lamb French Dip Sandwich at Philippe's
    Take a train, eat a French Dip
    One of the advantages of living in Mission Viejo is having a Metrolink station right in town. On weekends, it opens possibilities of meals in other areas without driving. One possibility is a trip to Downtown L.A. The incentive, of course is...
  • Fun at the O.C. Fair
    Free Metrolink connections to OC Fair
    This weekend is the big finale of the 2012 Orange County Fair, and Metrolink makes it easy and affordable to participate in the big send-off. Just take the Metrolink train to the Anaheim Canyon, Santa Ana or Irvine Metrolink Station and show your...
  • City of Lancaster
    Citizen input needed for Lancaster planning meeting
    Citizens invited to attend Lancaster planning workshopA workshop to discuss the future of Lancaster’s Southeast Transit Village Planning Area will be held 9-11 a.m. July 28 at the Antelope Valley Christian Center West Annex located at 44839...
  • Metrolink train
    Metrolink weekend passes are back
    This summer, the Metrolink train system is hoping to coax Riverside County residents into using its weekend pass as a way to get to the beach, instead of using their cars. Starting at 7pm on Friday nights, you can purchase a weekend pass for just ...
  • Downtown Burbank Metrolink Station
    Last days for public comment on Metrolink fare increases
    Faced with a $13 million budget shortfall for their Fiscal Year 2012-2013, Metrolink has proposed a new fare structure that would increase the cost of all tickets, except the Weekend Pass,by at least 5%. While most fare types would increase...
  • Swallows' Day Parade
    A unique family friendly event in San Juan Capistrano this Saturday
    This Saturday head to charmingly historic San Juan Capistrano and help welcome the swallows as they return from their winter home in Argentina. The Swallows’ Day Parade is the nation’s largest non-motorized parade! This event is a...
  • Proposition A Anniversary
    Proposition A Anniversary
    On Tuesday April 6th 2010, St. Louis County voters approved proposition A, a half-cent sales tax to improve and restore services Metro services. Prop. A enabled Metro to provide vital services for citizens in the St. Louis region. One year later,...