• New Metro train to enter service on Green Line Monday

    WASHINGTON — Another set of Metro’s new trains will roll out for commuters Monday morning. Metro announced Friday that its fourth new 7000-series trainset will enter service Monday on the Green Line. The train will…

  • Restored steam engine to return to Roanoke May 30

    ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — A restored steam engine locomotive will return to Roanoke next month. The Roanoke Times ( reports the Virginia Museum of Transportation’s Norfolk & Western Class J 611 locomotive will head into…

  • D.C.’s Union Station among most beautiful in the world

    You may rush through Union Station on your way to the Metro or to the next train, but if you stop and take a moment, you may see why Travel + Leisure recently named the station one of the most beautiful in the world.