Amtrak Downeaster

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Amtrak’s Downeaster Expanding North In Maine To Freeport & Brunswick

Amtrak’s Downeaster is ready to roll to northward to Freeport and Brunswick with the service kicking off on Nov. 1, ahead of Thanksgiving travel and holiday shopping, officials said Wednesday.


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Mass. Asking For Federal Money For Amtrak Rail Bridge

The Patrick administration is seeking more than $98 million in federal transportation funds to help replace a rail bridge in Haverhill that provides Amtrak Downeaster service between Boston and Portland, Maine.