safety http://wshu.org en Former Yerwood Center employee seeking injunction against closing programs http://wshu.org/post/former-yerwood-center-employee-seeking-injunction-against-closing-programs <p>Attorneys for a former teacher at Stamford’s Yerwood&nbsp;Center and the center itself appeared in Stamford Superior Court Monday. Bonnie Campbell of Stamford charges the center is seeking to illegally shut down federally-funded programs.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 19:32:09 +0000 Kaomi Goetz 15805 at http://wshu.org Conn. lawmakers suggest looking elsewhere for rail operator http://wshu.org/post/conn-lawmakers-suggest-looking-elsewhere-rail-operator <p></p><p>Issues facing Metro-North railroad were the focus of a public hearing on Wednesday.&nbsp; Members of the Connecticut General Assembly's Transportation Committee voiced concern about recent incidents, including two derailments, a power failure, and the death of a track foreman.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Thu, 19 Dec 2013 14:47:47 +0000 Dan Katz 10112 at http://wshu.org Conn. lawmakers suggest looking elsewhere for rail operator Senators: Federal Railroad Administration underfunded http://wshu.org/post/senators-federal-railroad-administration-underfunded <p>U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut and Charles Schumer of New York say the Federal Railroad Administration only has enough funding for 1% of the safety measures they say are needed to make trains safe.</p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 16 Dec 2013 15:03:23 +0000 Dan Katz 9928 at http://wshu.org Senators: Federal Railroad Administration underfunded