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  • 1 dead after MARC train hits person on the tracks

    HALETHORPE, Md. (AP) — Transit officials say one person is dead after a MARC train struck a person on the tracks near the Halethorpe MARC station. Officials say the collision happened on Saturday shortly before…

  • MARC to increase service between Washington, Baltimore

    BALTIMORE (AP) — A commuter rail link between Baltimore and Washington is adding more trains to handle increased ridership and better serve University of Maryland students. Monday will be the first day of service for…

  • MARC service to be impacted this week following Amtrak accident

    WASHINGTON – MARC service will be impacted this week following an accident Friday night involving an Amtrak rail car. A train was damaged when a wheel lost contact with the track in Odenton. No one…

  • Frozen switches caused MARC delays

    WASHINGTON — The Maryland Transit Administration is working to determine what caused switches to freeze, creating a headache for MARC rail commuters Wednesday morning. “It’s not the kind of situation where you can forecast it, or…

  • Expect delays on MARC’s Penn Line

    WASHINGTON __  Expect significant delays if you take MARC’s Penn Line and Amtrak Tuesday. Wires went down north of Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport that are impacting MARC Penn Line and Amtrak Northeast corridor trains. While much…

  • Montgomery Co. police ID man struck, killed by MARC train in Gaithersburg

    UPDATE: January 6, 2015 4:10 pm WASHINGTON — Montgomery County police have identified the 18-year-old who was killed by a MARC train Monday afternoon, as Mario Ernesto Hernandez of Gaithersburg. Police say “for reasons still under…

  • MARC riders want extended hours if O’s win pennant

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Riders of Maryland Area Regional Commuter trains are asking Gov. Martin O’Malley to extend service hours if the Orioles make it to the World Series. WBAL-AM reports (http://bit.ly/1nfATId ) that the MARC…

  • 2 MARC stations reopen

    ABERDEEN, Md. (AP) — Two Maryland Area Regional Commuter train stations closed because of downed power lines have reopened. A MARC spokeswoman says the Aberdeen and Perryville stations reopened shortly after noon on Wednesday. The…

  • MARC Train service restored after downed wires

    Downed wires caused delays for MARC Train service
    Tuesday morning, and service was restored Wednesday afternoon.

  • Expect afternoon delays on MARC’s Brunswick Line

    Afternoon trains on MARC\’s Brunswick Line will run at reduced speeds because of the heat.

  • Big development at MARC station near Fort Meade

    ANNAPOLIS JUNCTION, Md. (AP) — Maryland Transportation Secretary James Smith is joining other state, local and Fort Meade officials in breaking ground for a $180 million development to serve the growing number of people using…

  • MARC will consider expanding weekend service

    The success of the weekend Penn Line service has a MARC planner considering more.

  • Amtrak service restored between D.C. and Baltimore

    All service on Amtrak Acela Express and Northeast Regional trains between Washington and Baltimore was suspended Thursday.

  • No delays on MARC’s Camden Line

    MARC\’s Camden Line is running as scheduled after a freight train problem in Riverdale, Md.

  • Weekend MARC service to Baltimore begins

    Starting today, the Penn Line will offer nine round trips form Baltimore to Union Station in D.C on Saturdays and six on Sundays.